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Assistant Controller

Sector Location Job type Salary
Date added
22 April, 2020

Job Description

Our client - a leading global commodities company - is currently looking to welcome an enthusiastic Assistant Controller into their Rotterdam office.


Assistant Controller, Rotterdam, Zuid Holland


Working within the Group Reporting Team, the successful candidate will be tasked with supporting group entities in all accounting and reporting activities. As part of a team of 9, you will be responsible for ensuring tasks are carried out in accordance with IFRS compliance. Other responsibilities include participating in group budgeting and forecasting processes as well as monthly management reporting and analysis.


The role would suit a finance graduate with at least 2 years of professional finance experience, preferably within a multinational company. This position offers a fantastic opportunity for the candidate to develop themselves both personally and professionally, in a supportive and multicultural environment. The company culture is highly dynamic - it is a place where high energy and ambition go a long way.


Key Responsibilities for the Assistant Controller:

  • Monthly and quarterly reporting for designated entities
  • Preparation of financial statements
  • Monthly consolidation processes in accordance with IFRS
  • Participate in process improvement opportunities and ad hoc tasks as required


The ideal Assistant Controller will be:

  • Educated to degree level in Finance or Accounting
  • At least 2 years’ accounting experience
  • A positive attitude with a willingness to learn
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Fluent English language skills, written and spoken additional languages are also preferred.


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