Project Manager – EU Funding advisory

Why should you join CIVITTA SK? • become part of the leading innovation consultancy working with startups, interesting SMEs and large corporate clients • work with a diverse team of highly motivated and talented people • take ownership of your ideas and projects and make them a reality
grant manager
EU fondy
Horizon Europe
Funding Strategies
Funding advisory
Start date
ASAP (by agreement)
Type of job offer
Full-time permanent employment
Monthly salary
based on previous experience + performance bonus based on KPIs
1500 - 2487 €

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Job description

If you are passionate about helping companies grow and navigate the EU funding process, apply now!

Gain international experience and make an impact with us!

 What is a Consultant expected to do?

The selected candidates will be involved in following activities:

  • supporting important Slovak SMEs and corporates in access to funding

  • supporting Slovak innovation ecosystem through impactful system-wide projects in cooperation with policymakers and important stakeholders

  • contribution to Funding Strategies development

  • lead or significant contribution to proposal development & submission

  • project implementation/ grant management support

  • collection of relevant data from clients, including conduction of client interviews

  • contribution to the preparation of business plans and/or feasibility studies, based on data collected from the clients

  • preparation and submission of applications and full application files

Who are we looking for

What are we looking for?

We are looking for a consultant working in our Funding Advisory Team. The role requires proven expertise in Project/ Proposal Development for EU-funding, State Aid Schemes and other funding programmes.

We expect you to have:

  • relevant experience with grants-based funding programmes at national/European level

  • good overview of the funding programmes available in the current funding cycle (e.g. EU-funding, State Aid schemes, other funding programmes)

  • relevant experience in project implementation / grant management

  • relevant experience in developing and writing Business Plans and/or Feasibility Studies in the context of funding programmes would be a plus

  • relevant experience with innovation funding programmes (especially Horizon 2020) would be a significant plus

  • strong analytical skills with the ability to collect, organize, analyze, and interpret significant amounts of data with attention to detail and accuracy.

  • corporate finance skills (financial planning, cost-benefit analysis for investment projects, financial modelling, project evaluation) would be a plus

  • relevant academic background – Economics/ Finance or Technical

  • very good knowledge of English. Minimum level required – Advanced/ official language certificates are a plus, language skills will be verified during the selection process

  • very good command of MS Office applications (especially Excel, but also Power Point and Word);

  • seriousness, punctuality, self-motivated, good communication abilities

Why should you choose us

We offer:

  • Challenging projects in home markets and abroad.

  • Challenging projects with private-sector clients, international donors, and the startup ecosystem.

  • Learning and development program with bi-annual performance reviews and a dedicated development advisor (mentor).

  • Opportunities to work with experienced professionals from different sectors and countries.

  • Competitive compensation package.

  • Rich social activity program.

The way we work:

Our success lies in the talented and passionate team of professionals who make CIVITTA a great place to work:

  • International teams and projects

  • Non-hierarchical work environment

  • Impactful and meaningful projects

  • Focus on employee growth and mentorship

  • Competitive remuneration and training packages

Read more about the life at CIVITTA at

Language proficiency

  • - English - C2 - proficient
  • - Slovak - C2 - proficient


  • A recent college graduate
  • Young professional (work experience up to 3 years from college graduation)
  • Professional


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About organization

Civitta Slovakia, a. s.

Started as an alliance of advisory firms in the Baltic States, and headquartered in Estonia, CIVITTA is now the leading management consultancy from Central Eastern Europe with offices in 18 countries...