Financial Management Expert

Posted 1 month ago

LOE: 48 Months



Alinea is a global international development consultancy. We provide technical and management expertise that helps people improve their lives. We work with governments, investors, companies and communities to deliver lasting change. Over the past 34 years, we have managed more than 515 projects in 88 countries.

Alinea is currently recruiting a Financial management expert for the European Commission-funded project, Support to Criminal Justice Reform in Ethiopia.

The purpose of this project is to support the Government of Ethiopia in its efforts to reform the criminal justice system through the provision of ongoing technical assistance, advice and support to key institutions involved in the reforms and to ensure increased access to justice for all.


Qualifications and skills

  • Degree in accounting, financial management, auditing, economics or related field.


General professional experience

  • At least 8 years’ experience in European Commission aid delivery methods and previous experience in implementation of European Development Fund projects/programmes.
  • Demonstrable experience with and understanding of the practical guide on contract procedures for European Union external action (PRAG).
  • Experience in sub-Saharan Africa is a requirement. Specific experience in Ethiopia would be considered an advantage.


Specific professional experience

  • Previous experience as a financial manager and/or procurement officer of EU funded projects or programmes is required.
  • Previous experience in projects or programmes focused on criminal justice sector / judicial / police / prison reform will be an advantage.
  • Demonstrable experience in financial management capacity development (training, on-the-job support, guidance, hand-holding etc.).


Interested applicants are asked to submit their CV (6 page max) to Please include the position title in your subject line and state your expected daily fee and other benefits. Alinea provides for a competitive financial package commensurate with the position and your experience.

Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted; no telephone enquires please. For more information about Alinea, please visit our website:

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