Jobs at CEPR

This is an exciting moment in CEPR’s 40-year history, as we have opened a Paris office, supported by a consortium of French public and private sector institutions, and are in the process of expanding our activities in France and therefore, the team.

Our current vacancies are listed below, click on the role of interest for further details.

Vacancies open for applications

Full time, permanent position
€30k to €35k per annum, depending on experience
Reports to Senior Finance Officer
Location: Paris | Primary working language: English

Hybrid environment, three days per week on-site

Key Objectives
The Junior Finance Administrator (JFA) will be a key member of the finance team and will support the accounting department as a whole, and particularly the Senior Finance Officer, with day-to-day finance tasks and administration.

Key Tasks
•    Processes
     o    invoices and payments on the purchase and sales ledgers; check
     allocations and deal with queries
     o    employee and meeting expense claims
     o    credit card statements
•    Prepare documentation for authorisation
•    Raising sales invoices
•    Post entries on bank accounts across multiple currencies (EUR, GBP and
•    Reconcile bank accounts on a monthly basis
•    Maintain petty cash records
•    Maintain fixed assets records
•    Other ad-hoc duties as may be required, including general office duties and
     liaising with the finance team in London

Person Specification
We are seeking a bright and enthusiastic individual, with excellent administrative and organisational skills. In addition, they will be/have:

•    Excellent interpersonal communication skills with the ability to work in a
     team, as well as autonomously
•    Good level of English, spoken and written
•    Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced, hectic and rapidly changing
     environment and particularly to deadlines
•    Attention to detail (crucial)
•    Good familiarity with the Microsoft 365 suite, particularly Excel
•    Good mathematical skills and ability to draft written communications
•    The right to work in the EU, with ability to undertake restriction-free travel in
     the region and the UK
To Apply
Applications should be made by submission of a cover letter and CV in English to [email protected], quoting "JFA24-WEB". The deadline is 5pm on Wednesday 31 January 2024; however, applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis. Only candidates invited for interview will be contacted.

The selection process will be conducted in English, and include some initial basic competency tests (numerical, proofreading and writing), a first stage interview with the Chief Finance Officer, Senior Finance Officer and HR and Administration Lead, and if successful, a second stage interview with the Chief Executive Officer.

Vacancies closed for applications

Shortlisting/interviews in progress.

Shortlisting/interviews in progress.

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