Building partnership!


Building partnership!

Vacancy announcement 2022

Vacancy announcement 2022


The Joint Secretariat (JS) of the Interreg V-A Slovakia-Hungary Cooperation Programme, operating within Széchenyi Programme Office Nonprofit LLC. is recruiting Programme Managers in its Budapest Office in Hungary. 

The Interreg V-A Slovakia-Hungary Cooperation Programme operates as separate financial instrument of EU Cohesion Policy. The specific aim of the Programme is to make the Slovak-Hungarian border region more cohesive, environmentally friendly and competitive. 

We are looking for a highly motivated professionals to join our JS’s team.



Main tasks 

  • providing support and consultancy to project applicants during the application phase;
  • participating actively in the project selection and evaluation procedure according to the programme’s manuals;
  • assisting and closely monitoring project beneficiaries throughout project implementation;
  • reviewing project reports and project follow-up reports; 
  • preparing documents and materials for decisions of the Monitoring Committee;
  • organizing and active participation at information days, project seminars, conferences and other events;
  • preparing statistics and monitoring figures at programme level for the organizations managing the programme;
  • preparing thematic reports on progress of projects and reporting to programme actors on financial progress of the projects; 
  • performing other relevant duties, administrative tasks deriving from the management of the programme.

Requirements for the candidate

  • Fluent in spoken and written English, as well as in Slovak and/or Hungarian;
  • Relevant university or college degree (bachelor`s/master’s/doctorate degree, completed with a diploma) in public administration and/or regional development and/or economic/social sciences and/or finance/business.


  • Good understanding and knowledge of the needs of the programme area;
  • Experience/skills regarding the content of priority axis defined by the programme (e.g. engineering, technical skills, cooperation of public authorities); 
  • Experience of working in project management and/or in cross-border co-operation projects.

What we offer

  • Competitive salary and fringe benefits package
  • English language working environment
  • Flexible working hours.

If you are interested in our offer, please send us your CV in English in the following e-mail address: and