Financial Assistant

Application deadline date: 
July 15, 2019
Starting date : 
August 1, 2019

The Budget and Finance Office (BFO) at Central European University (CEU) invites applications for a Financial Assistant position.

The initial contract is for a one year with the possibility of renewal.

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Reviewing incoming invoices, receipts, forms and supporting documents
  • Scanning and registering incoming invoices, receipts, forms and supporting documents in SAP
  • Keeping daily contact with the departments and units of the University
  • Maintaining data in SAP

 Qualifications and Skills:

  •  University or college degree in the field of Administration
  • 1-2 years of administrative experience
  • Fluency in English and Hungarian languages, both written and verbal
  • Strong PC skills including Microsoft Excel
  • Attention to accuracy and detail
  • Ability to focus on the customer and build excellent relationships
  • Hard working personality, flexibility
  • Able to work individually and in teams
  • Ability to meet priorities and deadlines
  • Analytical and proactive approach


  • SAP experience


We offer a competitive salary that is commensurate with experience as well as a dynamic and international academic environment.

How to apply

Applicants need to submit:

  • CV
  • Cover letter

Please send your complete application package to: - including job code in subject line: 2019/051

About CEU

Central European University (CEU) is a graduate research-intensive university specializing in the social sciences, humanities, law, public policy and management. It is accredited in the United States and Hungary. CEU’s mission is to promote academic excellence, state-of-the-art research, research-based teaching and learning and civic engagement, in order to contribute to the development of open societies in Central and Eastern Europe, the former Soviet Union, and other emerging democracies throughout the world. CEU offers both master’s and doctoral programs, and enrolls more than 1,400 students from over 100 countries. The teaching staff consists of more than 180 resident faculty, from over 50 countries, and a large number of prominent visiting scholars from around the world. The language of instruction is English.

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CEU is an equal opportunity employer.

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