Budget Officer

Intro text: 

The Breast International Group (BIG) is seeking a Budget Manager. 
You will manage the budget activities of BIG HQ related to its various clinical trials, research program and grants, including related reports.


Your Primary Responsibilities:

  • Prepares and participates in negotiating and following-up of BIG clinical research budgets, together with project teams.
  • Responsible for the grants’ budget preparation and financial reporting
  • Administers allotted clinical research funds in accordance with the budget, agreed upon milestones and approved procedures
  • Participates in the negotiation of the financial aspects of contracts developed for BIG collaborations and clinical trials
  • Proposes and helps to develop needed systems such as new templates (budget, reporting), SOPs, policies...
  • Devises ways to improve the efficiency of the finance department in consultation with other team members
  • Acts as a main financial contact for study / project partners and sponsors (BIG groups, pharmaceutical companies, foundations…).

Your profile and skills

  • At least a bachelor‘s degree in finance, experience in Clinical Research is a plus
  • Ability to work effectively in multicultural teams, as well as independently
  • Be highly organized with good time management skills to support multiple projects concurrently and meet strict deadlines
  • Excellent capacity for analyzing data and numbers, with a particular attention to budget management is necessary
  • Attention to detail and analytical approach
  • Fluent spoken/written English, other languages are a plus
  • Being positive, enthusiastic and energetic, with a “hands-on” approach
  • Strong sense of responsibility and ethics

What we offer

  • The opportunity to participate in innovative, practice-changing projects in cancer research
  • Varied work in a stimulating international working environment
  • An open-ended employment contract
  • A competitive compensation package

Please send your CV and motivation letter by email to recruitment@bigagainstbc.org