Margot and her colleagues from the Finance and Administration team are responsible for daily financial (project) administration. Margot drafts external invoices, assesses the financial reporting of project partners, and monitors personnel administration. She assists in drafting budgets for new grant applications. Besides, she prepares SOMO’s financial reports to funders, including those for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the European Commission, as well interim internal financial progress reports and financial statements.
Margot Meijssen has served as SOMO’s Head of Finance since October 2011. Before joining SOMO, she worked for several years in accountancy, amongst others as a financial manager at two companies.
Margot holds degrees in RA and AA Accountancy from the HEAO.