The Financial Mechanism Office (FMO) is the secretariat of the EEA and Norway Grants. Based in Brussels, Belgium with over 60 team members from 18 nationalities, we offer an international, stimulating and diverse workplace. 

We offer a competitive benefit package and ensure equal opportunities and conditions for all staff, which is outlined in our gender equality policy. Our values are professionalism; cooperation; and trust, responsibility and respect.

Administratively, the FMO is a part of the European Free Trade Association (EFTA).

Current vacancies

Results-based Management and Evaluation Officer

We are looking for a highly engaged, structured and pro-active professional to fill a vacancy for a Results-based Management and Evaluation Officer in the FMO’s Results and Evaluation Unit within the Programmes Department.

The tasks involve developing and implementing policies, methodologies, systems and guidelines linked to monitoring, evaluation, reporting and risk management; Providing guidance on the formulation of results frameworks, indicators and risk assessments; Identifying and analysing quantitative or qualitative results and lessons learned, drafting reports and ensuring effective dissemination.​​​

A minimum of six years of relevant work experience is required. 

Annual starting salary: EUR 95,300.69.

The position is open to nationals of the EEA EFTA States (Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway) and to nationals of the Member States of the European Union.

The deadline to apply is 2 August 2020. Find out more about this position.



The FMO offers 12-month long traineeships for graduates wanting to learn more about grants management, with the starting date of 1 September each year. With approximately 18 European nationalities represented in the FMO, the selected trainees take part in an international working environment in the capital of Europe.

The traineeships are paid, and the FMO provides the trainees with accommodation.

Traineeships at the FMO are only open to nationals of the EEA EFTA States (Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway). Exception is given to applicants for the Roma Inclusion Trainee position: this position is open to nationals of the EEA EFTA States (Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway) and to nationals of the EU Member States.

Registration is closed for 2020-2021. The registration for 2021-2022 will open in February 2021.