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Financial Controller

Sector Location Job type Salary
EUR60000 - EUR70000
Date added
31 January, 2020

Job Description

Our client is one of the world's leading Manufacturing businesses, producing consumer goods all over the world seeking a Financial Controller. The company offers a diverse array of innovative technologies, products and services to improve the day-to-day lives of people all over the globe.


Financial Controller, Amsterdam, Netherlands


This internationally-renowned business is currently looking for a proven Financial Controller (Dutch & English speaking) to join their team located in Amsterdam. Here there is a strong focus on building and developing relationships and Business Partnering with the Benelux and Nordics Finance department, Shared Service Centre and Financial Planning and Analysis team.


The ideal candidate will have a positive attitude, excellent communication skills and thrive in a collaborative environment. Our client is especially interested in an individual with strong Analytical background and effective time management skills teamed with unquestionable professional integrity. In return our client offers an opportunity to work in a growing, successful organisation as well as great career development opportunities.


  • Actively drive the financial controlling function for local BeneNord region.
  • Lead external and Internal Audits and report findings to the business
  • Monitor regional expenses ensuring any adjustments for accruals for compensation, revenue recognition, rebates, other credit and debit adjustments are properly recorded.
  • Play an active role in the broader European Finance team as we strive to implement a world class finance function
  • Build, liaise and maintain relationships and collaborate with colleagues across functions
  • Provide support for annual statutory financial statement processes in the region
  • Collaboratively work to set performance objectives, identify specific development goals, monitor own performance and provide appropriate feedback to stay on track


Experience required:

  • Minimum +5 years' experience in a relevant Finance position
  • ACCA, RA, CMA or equivalent certification
  • Experience in working for an Manufacturing environment is preferred
  • Demonstrated success in month end closing, teamwork and change management
  • Well versed in Microsoft Office tools including Word, Excel, Power Point and other relevant software programs
  • Experienced Managing a team with strong leadership skills
  • Willingness to travel up to 25%


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