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Finance Manager Netherlands & Belgium

JC- AEWG-832328
Sector Location Job type Salary
EUR80000 - EUR100000
Date added
26 May, 2021

Job Description

Opportunity to start an incredible journey in your career, in this Finance Manager role, with our global Technology-focused client located in Rotterdam. This US-owned business works across a variety of sectors, and is looking for a Finance professional with drive and motivation to progress their career within the business to eventually stretch to increase global scope.

Finance Manager – Netherlands & Belgium

Overseeing the Accounting function for the Netherlands and Belgium regions, your responsibility as Finance Manager will include end responsibility for statutory reporting, payroll, expenses and capex in close cooperation with external consultants/auditors. You will enjoy reviewing processes and implementing improvements, as well as guiding and developing a team of 10+ Finance employees across Accounting and Invoicing specialisms in three different locations.


Responsibilities of the Finance Manager:

  • Overseeing the Accounting and Invoicing teams for the Netherlands and Belgium regions
  • Supervising 10+ FTE and supporting with personal development and career management within the broader organisation
  • Driving implementation of harmonized Accounting and related processes with the rest of the group
  • Identifying opportunities to improve end-to-end business processes and drive related projects
  • Monitor the monthly closing process
  • Establish and monitor strong financial internal controls
  • Supervise calculations of income tax and deferred tax
  • Ensure VAT compliance in the Netherlands and Belgium in cooperation with the Tax department
  • Ensure statutory compliance and timely preparation of all statutory reports for all legal entities
  • Coordinate internal and external audits – regular contact with external auditors and consultants


Ideal Profile

  • Master’s degree in Accounting, Finance, Economics and/or a recognised professional accounting qualification
  • 8+ years of relevant work experience
  • Proactive, process-driven, analytical, logical and disciplined approach to problem-solving
  • Self-motivated and ability to work unsupervised on own initiative
  • Excellent verbal and written communication, with the ability to converse at all levels
  • Good knowledge of US GAAP
  • Knowledge of Belgian and Dutch statutory requirements (including Dutch & Belgian GAAP) would be beneficial
  • Fluent in English language, Dutch language skills beneficial


If you are interested in applying for the Finance Manager role, please register your interest using the link below. Alternatively, please send your CV to or for a confidential conversation, please call Jenny Callum in our Amsterdam office on +31 20 808 1102