KSE is looking for a Financial Manager

The Kyiv School of Economics (KSE), the premier graduate school of economics and management in Ukraine and a leading institution in economics and policy research in Ukraine, is accepting applications for Financial Manager for the full-time involvement position.


  • Provide financial reports and interpret financial information to managerial staff while recommending further courses of action
  • Advice on strategies that the company should take
  • Maintain the financial health of the organization
  • Analyze costs, pricing, variable contributions, sales results and the company’s actual performance compared to the business plans
  • Develop trends and projections for the firm’s finances
  • Conduct reviews and evaluations for cost-reduction opportunities
  • Oversee operations of the finance department, set goals and objectives, and design a framework for these to be met
  • Manage the preparation of the company’s budget
  • Liase with auditors to ensure appropriate monitoring of company finances is maintained
  • Correspond with various other departments, discussing company plans and agreeing on future paths to be taken
  • Assist the finance department in completing financial audits of the company



  • Proven experience as a Financial Manager
  • Experience in the financial sector with previous possible roles such as financial analyst
  • Experience in working with international assistance programs and projects
  • Extensive understanding of financial trends both within the company and general market patterns
  • Proficient user of finance software
  • Strong interpersonal, communication and presentation skills
  • Able to manage, guide and lead employees to ensure appropriate financial processes are being used
  • A solid understanding of financial statistics and accounting principles
  • Working knowledge of all statutory legislation and regulations (incl regulations of international donors such as USAID, UKIAD, EU Commission, World Bank, EBRD etc.)
  • BS/MA degree in Finance, Accounting or Economics
  • Professional qualification such as CFA/CPA or similar will be considered a plus



Please send a cover letter and resume with ”FinManager” in the subject line to [email protected].

Only candidates who have been selected for an interview will be contacted.