ESMA is organising a selection procedure for the post of Financial Officer. The selection procedure aims at recruiting a suitable candidate for the Finance & Procurement team within ESMAs’ Resources Department. Main duties: • Contribute to the planning of ESMA’s budget on the basis of ESMA’s Activity-Based Budg-eting processes. • Contribute to the maintenance and development of ESMA’s financial circuits. • Provide support and advice to financial assistants and other Teams/Units for the implementation of the financial rules and procedures. • Contribute to the monitoring of the implementation of the annual budget and financial activities. • Contribute to ESMA’s fee collection processes and to the collection of national contributions/EU subsidy. • Produce regular reports, analysis and notes on finance execution, budget planning and implementation. • Contribute to the implementation of ESMA’s Activity-Based Costing exercise and relevant reporting. • Support and contribute to all audit required input in relation to financial and budgetary is-sues. • Support to the extent necessary the opening and closing of the budget year. • May act as a Financial Verifier agent for specific budget lines. • Undertake other finance and budget-related tasks as required and appropriate.