Public Financial Management Specialist

Future Opportunity
Field Staff, Full-Time
Cela dépend de l’expérience 
Future Opportunity


CowaterSogema is recruiting a Public Financial Management Specialist for a future project in Laos. The purpose of this project is to strengthen the country's public financial management through technical support to the Ministry of Finance (Department of Fiscal Policy and Law).

The specialist is expected to mobilize to Laos for a total of forty-eight (48) months.



  • A master`s degree in economics, public finance, public policy, accounting or other relevant discipline.
  • Complementary training and/or certifications in relevant fields will be considered as an asset.

Required experience:

  • At least seven (07) years of experience in the public sector;
  • At least five (5) years professional experience in IFMIS implementation or supervision;
  • Experience in Laos or in a country in Southeast Asia will be considered as a determining asset.

Essential Skills:

  • Expertise in managing large public sector ICT projects.
  • Extensive skills and knowledge of international public sector standards and control frameworks in Public Finance.


With more than 30 years of experience, CowaterSogema is Canada’s global leader in management consulting services specializing in international development. We have managed the implementation of over 800 projects in more than 80 countries around the globe for clients such as DFID, DFAT Australia, the World Bank and Global Affairs Canada. We work with governments, partner organizations, communities and civil society to design and implement sustainable solutions that generate lasting social, economic and environmental impacts. Our adaptive approach to management has led to our award-winning work and recognition as one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies in 2017 and 2018.

We thank you for your interest in building a better tomorrow with CowaterSogema