Director

Location
Luxembourg (LU)
Salary
Competitive salary
Posted
02 Oct 2018
Closes
30 Oct 2018
Ref
COM/2018/10381
Position/Level
Director
Responsibilities
Executive Management, Finance
Contract Type
Contract / Interim
Language
English

Director " Government Finance Statistics and Quality"

 Eurostat

Luxemburg

COM/2018/10381

Eurostat is a key Directorate-General of the European Commission, providing the European Member States, financial markets, business community, media and general public with a high quality statistical information service. Directorate D, “Government Finance Statistics and Quality”, comprises some 60 people in four units with an annual operating budget of around a million euro. Its vital mission is to ensure the accuracy of government finance statistics across Member States to support the proper implementation of the Excessive Deficit Procedure.

Your responsibilities:

  • To oversee the strategic management of all key statistical processes and outputs within the Directorate;
  •  To build on relationships with external stakeholders such as the European Statistical System, national statistics institutes, ministries of finance and central banks plus international bodies such as the European Central Bank, International Monetary Fund, United Nations and OECD;
  • To supervise all financial operations conducted by the units under your

control.

Your skills:

  • Extensive experience of managing teams and significant financial resources;
  • Expert knowledge of national accounts and statistical treatment of financial instruments;
  • Sound judgement, excellent relationship building skills and a high level of political sensitivity.

The European Commission applies an active equal opportunities policy aimed at further increasing the share of women in management functions and it particularly encourages applications from women.

Please consult the Official Journal C 353 A of 2nd October 2018 for the detailed vacancy notice as well as the eligibility and selection criteria.

The closing date for registration is 30 October 2018,12 noon Brussels time.

For more information and how to apply, please click the Apply button.