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Based in Paris (France), the URBACT Joint Secretariat is a group of 15-20 very an enthusiastic and committed team, organised into three units – Projects and Programming; Knowledge and Communication; Coordination and Administration. 


URBACT is looking for a new Finance Officer to reinforce the secretariat's Project and Programming Unit.

The appointed person will be responsible for the overall financial management of the Programme budget including audit monitoring, good management of funds and compliance with the European regulatory framework.  In addition, the Finance Officer will support the Head of Unit in tasks related to coordination, planning and monitoring of workflows relating to programme and project budgets.


Professional experience:

Three years’ experience, in particular in the following fields:

  • in EU-funded projects or programmes, preferably on Structural Funds and/or cross-border, transnational or interregional cooperation;

  • in a local / regional public authority or any organisation involved in audit or financial management


Applicants are invited to send their application by e-mail to Adele BUCELLA, Head of Unit Projects and Programming and Thierry PICQUART, Head of Unit - Administration & Coordination


Applications must be submitted before 6 January 2023 at midnight CET.


It is recommended to submit an application as soon as possible because the URBACT Secretariat reserves the right to close the recruitment procedure before the closing date, depending on the applications received.


Read the full job description below:
  • in French click here 
  • inEnglish click here 

This tender is split into two different lots:


  • Editorial support, which includes: the coordination of URBACT's article production; editing and proofreading tasks; copywriting missions for the URBACT Knowledge Hub and the URBACT Toolbox; design and delivery of URBACT's different segmented newsletters.
  • Digital animation support, which includes: community management of all URBACT social media channels; support to the conception and delivery of digital campaigns; creation of visual material and iconographic research; monitoring and evaluation of the communication activities.


The call is held under the French rules for public procurement. To find out more about it see the PLACE platform.

For more information in English, scroll down to Notice / Download > Procurement documents > More info on the Procurement  1,11MB