Principal Assistant (Resource Manager) (NATO NCIA)

Sigonella, Italy, Sapienza Consulting [AAS5268]

Field(s) of expertise
Business Administration and Finance
Job type

About this job

Sapienza Consulting is recruiting a Principal Assistant (Resource Manager) to work at NATO NCIA in Sigonella, Italy.


  • Acting as principal financial advisor for CSU Commander
  • Acting as Fund Manager for assigned allocations and exercising strict financial control during execution stage of these allocations, ensuring compliance with NATO and Agency regulations, and guidance provided by NCI Agency Financial Controller
  • Assisting in developing, screening, and updating financial plans for CSU and its subordinate organisations
  • Supporting financial analysis of customer requirements, coordinating cost estimation and financial planning associated with negotiation of Service Level Agreement (SLA) and Agency Price Proposals
  • Providing analyses and producing management reports (for both internal and external use) regarding revenues, costs, variances from targets, productivity, and other aspects of management control
  • Support preparation of Quarterly Service Level Reviews with Customers
  • Providing technical advice and functional support to Financial Controller, Chief, Business Management, and to other senior managers within Finance Directorate organization, if required
  • Identifying / verifying proper funding categories for all purchases and services requested


  • Required Security Clearance: NATO Secret
  • Vocational training at higher level in a relevant discipline, leading to professional qualification with at least 3 years of relevant experience; Or equivalent combination of qualifications and experience
  • Experience in financial management within a customer funding environment
  • Experience in planning, preparation and production of budget submissions
  • Experience in budget execution and resource management
  • Experience in preparing/conducting statistical sampling methods and reporting
  • Knowledge of and experience with enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems, project management processes, procedures and tools
  • Experience in using Oracle Financials, CNAFS, EBA


Candidates must be eligible to work in the EU

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