Fixed-term employment, 6 months
Endeavor—a global non-profit organization with an award-winning/innovative model for private-sector development—seeks a dynamic professional to join its’ operations in Athens, Greece, as Finance Associate.
Established in 1997, Endeavor ( www.endeavor.org ) is a global nonprofit organization leading the High-Impact Entrepreneurship movement around the world. High-Impact Entrepreneurs – those with the biggest ideas and most scalable businesses – are widely recognized as the key drivers of long-term economic growth, job creation, and innovation. High-Impact Entrepreneurs have the potential to change their countries and the world. Many of these High-Impact Entrepreneurs, however, face various barriers in attempting to grow their business. Endeavor provides the support system and resources necessary to overcome these challenges and help them scale, including access to world-class mentors, smart capital, and global markets.
Endeavor has set the standard for selecting, mentoring, and accelerating entrepreneurs with the greatest potential for creating impact. In 23 years, Endeavor has screened and provided feedback to 50,000+ candidates and selected 2000+ High-Impact Entrepreneurs from 1200+ companies. Mentored by our growing network of 4,000+ top local and global business leaders, these entrepreneurs have created over 3M+ high-value jobs and generated more than $20 billion in revenue last year.
The World Economic Forum, the Clinton Global Initiative, Harvard Business School, Stanford Graduate School of Business, Fast Company, Time, Forbes and The Wall Street Journal , as well as iconic entrepreneurs including Michael Dell, eBay’s Pierre Omidyar, and LinkedIn’s Reid Hoffman, have recognized Endeavor for its innovative and results-driven approach. Headquartered in New York City, Endeavor has offices in 37 countries around the world. In Greece, Endeavor has been active since 2012, supporting 31 High-Impact entrepreneurs from various verticals such as Workable, Hellas Direct, Blueground, Softomotive, Matternet, Ergon and others. The Endeavor Greece entrepreneurs have created over 3,800 jobs across the country, generating more than €340 million in revenues and attracting investments exceeding €120M this year, while they have presence in 95 countries worldwide, through exports and business activities.
We are looking for a Finance Associate with a minimum 1-2 years’ experience, to organize our company’s day-to-day accounting procedures. Finance Associate responsibilities include maintaining records for all transactions, preparing monthly and quarterly financial reports and processing reimbursements. If you have a background in Finance and knowledge of bookkeeping, it will be considered an asset.
Position: Associate, Finance
Location: Athens, Greece
Reports to: Office Manager
Objective: Finance Associate will work in close collaboration with the Office Manager as well as the Endeavor team in our local office to provide admin support on the internal financial processes. The incumbent is expected to perform various financial and accounting tasks, such as preparing budgets and financial reports, offering advice on internal procedures, managing accounting records, handling payments, and preparing personnel’s expenses reports.
What we offer
Compensation: Aligned with a non-profit organization, Endeavor Greece offers a competitive base salary, bonus, and benefits package commensurate with experience.
If you are interested in this challenging position and enjoy working with a dynamic team, please send us your CV and cover letter in English at firstname.lastname@example.org. All applications will be treated strictly confidential.