Treasury controller

Application deadline: 
Open until filled
Starting date: 
As soon as possible

The Budget and Finance Office at Central European University invites applications for the position of Treasury Controller.

The Treasury controller is responsible for:

  • Planning daily / weekly liquidity with an annual outlook
  • Monitoring CEU’s bank accounts, ensuring liquidity on all accounts, in all currencies
  • Deposit excess cash to generate interest income
  • Continuous monitoring of exchange rates (especially EUR, HUF and USD), proposing currency conversions
  • Administration of bank and other loans: preparation of bank compliance documents, preparation of intercompany loan contracts, monitoring of loan repayments, checking bank notices.
  • Preparation of all related budgets: loans, interest income, interest expense, repayments, guarantees.
  • Regularly analyze budget vs fact results
  • Participation in year-end closing, provision of accruals, valuation of open treasury transactions
  • Any other, more complex banking administration

The ideal candidate should have:

  • At least bachelor's degree in finance, accounting or management
  • At least 3-4 years of professional experience in the field of Finance
  • Big4 or banking experience is an advantage
  • Excellent computer skills
  • Languages: native Hungarian, intermediate English
  • Accountability, ability to meet deadlines and set priorities
  • Ability to work in a team and independently
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Strong work ethic is a must
  • Appreciation of an environment with people from different cultures


Commensurate with experience. However, we offer a competitive salary, as well as a dynamic and international academic environment.

How to apply

Applicants need to submit:

  • CV,
  • Letter of intent


Please send your complete application packageto: including job code in subject line: 2020/091 .


Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

About CEU

Central European University (CEU) is a research-intensive university specializing in the social sciences, humanities, law, public policy and management. It is accredited in the United States, Austria 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. CEU offers bachelor's, master's and doctoral programs and enrolls more than 1,400 students from over 100 countries. The teaching staff consists of resident faculty from over 50 countries and 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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