Project Controller at Cordaid

14 August, 2018





Project Controller

Cordaid is looking for an experienced

Project Controller (36 hours per week)

As project controller you are part of the project control team at Cordaid. You will report directly to the team leader project control and work closely with the assigned project portfolio.

What you do

·       You assess contracts with donors and (consortium) partners.

·       You develop project budgets in coordination with program managers.

·       You keep the implementation of projects in focus and assess the financial management results.

·       You guide and advise country offices and partners in such a way that they effectively and efficiently run the project and meet the reporting requirements.

·       You support the organization in collecting all necessary information for audits in time.

·       You ensure that the recommendations from in- and external audits are implemented and disseminated throughout the organization.

·       You collect and share best practices and lessons learned matching the needs of the target group.

·       You ensure that there is sufficient cost recovery.

Who you are

·       Working and thinking at “WO” level with a qualification in financial accounting or  business economics;

·       You have a background in working in a multiple project organization;

·       You have at least 5 years of working experience preferably in a similar position;

·       You have good knowledge of Excel ;

·       You are an enthusiastic, accurate and hands-on character who is passionate about project control;

·       You are fluent in Dutch and English (French is an asset).

What we offer

·       We offer a position in an international environment;

·       Good working conditions;

·       A gross monthly salary of € 3360 up to € 4857 based on a 36-hour week (with holiday allowance and end of year bonus), depending on years of relevant experience;

·       A position for 1 year with the possibility of extension, starting as soon as possible.


More information

If you are interested in this position and you meet all requirements, please send in your CV and motivation letter to the attention of Jan Kees den Bakker, Director HR, before 14 August, 2018 with the ‘’apply’’ button

Click here to visit Cordaid's website to apply.

For more information: Derk Haaksma, Manager Finance & Control,

An assessment can be part of the selection procedure.

For more information about Cordaid, please visit our website:

Acquisition regarding this vacancy is not appreciated.

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