LIGHT FOR THE WORLD International strives for a world in which persons with disabilities in developing countries have a decent life, equally participate in society and have access to their rights. We focus on persons with disabilities living in poverty, who are amongst the most excluded and underprivileged groups in society. Putting them at the center of our development efforts will advance the removal of barriers for other excluded groups as well and bring about change towards an inclusive society.
To strengthen our highly committed and passionate team in Vienna we are looking for a
Project Manager Systems (m/f)
with a focus on Finance
As a Project Manager Systems you support the overall coordination of the renewal of our different systems throughout the organization to strengthen processes in Finance, HR, Grant Management, and Fundraising. You support the respective other project managers by preparing relevant information, managing interfaces and coordinating and monitoring monthly meetings of the internal steering group.
In this role you further take the lead for the implementation and roll-out of new finance systems in our organization in close co-ordination with the Finance hub manager. In particular you manage the implementation of a bookkeeping software and surrounding processes as well as the further development of a business intelligence software. You are responsible for the full project management cycles including analysing different software suppliers, aligning the needs of all stakeholders across different functions and countries within the organization, implementation and data migration as well as the relevant training of staff.
You have excellent project management skills and profound experience in the integration of software systems in an organizational context. You most particularly bring along relevant experience with finance systems and ideally a solid bookkeeping background.
As a communicative person that thinks out of the box you support the stakeholders with your well-structured approach. You are an open minded and integrative personality with a hands-on mentality to bring things on the ground. Enforcing your ideas and collaborating in an international and diverse structure is a common way of working for you. Your participatory style motivates the team and drives them to excellent performance. Very good written and oral communication skills in English and German are a prerequisite for this role.
We are looking for a candidate with great interest in international development and human rights and high commitment to LIGHT FOR THE WORLD’s mandate and values, working towards the inclusion of persons with disabilities.
What we can offer as an employer:
We are offering an outstanding opportunity to bring about change through an international development organization with strong expertise and a growing profile. We are committed to giving our colleagues space to explore new directions, test new ideas and to excel as individuals through and with their team. We are a professional team that strives towards continuous development. We believe in participatory leadership and expect you to contribute your expertise and ideas. We believe that learning from mistakes is an important way of developing.
The location of employment is Vienna; some international travel will be required. For this position an annual gross salary of approximately EUR 37.800,- depending on qualification is foreseen.
We are looking forward to receiving your application latest by July 2nd 2017 online under https://www.light-for-the-world.org/work-with-us. A complete CV and an indication of your salary requirements are important parts of this. Please also let us know why you would like to join our team and why you consider yourself a suitable candidate for the position.
LIGHT FOR THE WORLD INTERNATIONAL
Mona Köhler – Human Resources, Niederhofstraße 26, A-1120 Vienna, Austria
We welcome applications from people with disabilities.