International Committee of the Red Cross

The ICRC Regional Delegation in Budapest is announcing a vacant full-time resident position of “Accountant” based in Budapest.

This is a junior role who will be responsible for preparing, reconciling and analysing the accounting records and financial reports of the delegation/other structure.

[Please note that this is a national/resident position and Hungarian-speaking applicants will be processed with priority. All applications should be sent to [email protected] . More info could be found below.]

Main responsibilities:

  • Prepares and posts accounting entries in the accounting software on a regular basis.
  • Ensures accuracy and completeness of accounting transactions in accordance with financial procedures.
  • Helps ensure that operations run smoothly through efficient cash-flow management, covering the fund needs of the delegation/structure.
  • Keeps files up to date at all times and guarantees proper filing of relevant supporting documents for future reference, including audits.
  • Performs integrity checks of accounting entries made on a regular basis.
  • Participates in monthly closing activities.
  • Knows, applies and complies with all administrative and financial procedures and deadlines linked to his/her work.
  • Identifies anomalies or other issues and reports them to his/her supervisor.


  • University degree, certificate in accounting.
  • Experience of international organizations an asset.
  • Good level of English and Hungarian.
  • Computer proficiency.
  • 1-2 years’ work experience in a similar field.
  • Sound knowledge of accounting software.

What we offer:

  • Rewarding diverse work in a humanitarian and multicultural environment
  • An on-boarding orientation course and other opportunities for further in-house training
  • Competitive compensation & benefits package including medicover and contribution to a pension fund
  • Annual leaves according to Hungarian labour law

How to apply

In case your skills and background correspond to the mentioned requirements, please apply directly here on LinkedIn or send your CV in ENGLISH to [email protected] with the email subject line indicating “Accountant”.

Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

We welcome applications from all qualified candidates. The ICRC values diversity and is committed to creating an inclusive working environment.