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Financial Control Manager

Sector Location Job type Salary
Up to EUR 65,000
Date added
11 November, 2019

Job Description

Our client - a globally-renowned, fashion retail company - is currently looking to welcome an enthusiastic Financial Control Manager into their team in Amsterdam. The successful candidate will be responsible for leading the Financial Control Team across all entities and will report directly into the Finance Manager.


Financial Control Manager, Amsterdam, Noord Holland


The Financial Control Manager will oversee the Financial Control Team in ensuring the correctness and timeliness of the monthly reporting of actuals, compliance around VAT & other taxes and preparation for internal audits.


The role would suit a candidate who is looking to play a key role in the continued growth of the business throughout the EMEA region and offers a fantastic opportunity for the candidate to lead a team whilst continuing to develop themselves both personally and professionally. 


Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead the Financial Control Team
  • Liaise with various stakeholders to review financial figures and ensure consistency in financial reporting
  • Advise the business on compliance around VAT, CIT and other taxes
  • Identify opportunities and participate in process improvement opportunities


The ideal Business Controller will have:

  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in a finance-related field (e.g. Economics, Finance, Business Administration)
  • Minimum of 5 years finance experience (including Financial Control)
  • Preferably with 'Big 4' experience
  • Professional finance certification
  • Fluent English language skills (Additional European languages are preferred)
  • Retail/FMCG industry exposure is a plus
  • Solid knowledge of Excel, SAP and local GAAP
  • Previous Team Lead experience


If you are interested in applying for this Financial Control Manager role then please register your interest using the link above, alternatively please send your CV to or for a confidential conversation please call Morgan Johnson in our Amsterdam office on +31 20 808 11 02.