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Financial Controller

Sector Location Job type Salary
Date added
28 May, 2020

Job Description

On behalf of a global professional services company, we are seeking an ambitious and enthusiastic Financial Controller to join a vibrant and innovative company.


Financial Controller, Amsterdam, Noord Holland


Based in Amsterdam, the ideal candidate will be a registered Chartered Accountant, preferably with prior ‘Big 4’ and industry experience. Fluent Dutch language skills are also essential for this role.

Working as part of a multinational team, the role will suit a finance professional who is looking to work in a fast-paced environment within the heart of this rapidly growing business.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a truly global company with genuine development opportunities in a supportive and multicultural environment. The company culture is fast-paced and highly dynamic - it is a place where high energy and ambition go a long way.


Key responsibilities for the Financial Controller:

  • Ensure compliance with SOX and the Internal Control Framework
  • Preparation of annual statutory financial statements
  • Provide all content required for fixed asset registration and depreciation
  • Balance sheet management and reconciliation for the allocated entities
  • Identify and implement process improvement opportunities
  • Act as first point of contract for complex accounting issues
  • Work closely with budget holders to support budgeting and forecasting process


The ideal Financial Controller will have:

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Accounting or Finance
  • Chartered Accountant certification
  • SOX, US GAAP and Dutch GAAP knowledge
  • At least 5 years’ experience within Finance and Accounting
  • An in-depth understanding of Finance and Accounting processes
  • Fluent English and Dutch skills (spoken and written)



If you are interested in applying for this Financial Controller role, please register your interest using the link below. Alternatively please send your CV to or for a confidential conversation please call Morgan Johnson on +31 20 808 1102.