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Commercial Business Controller

Sector Location Job type Salary
Date added
13 April, 2021

Job Description

We are currently looking for a Commercial Business Controller on behalf of our client. Our client is a well-renowned business located in the Rotterdam area, currently going through an exciting transition phase.


Commercial Business Controller, Rotterdam, Netherlands


With a close affinity to sustainability, they are currently expanding their Finance team and currently looking for a Dutch-speaking Commercial Business Controller to join their dynamic business unit. The role can be split between home and office working on a long-term basis.


The role of Commercial Business Controller will give an experienced individual the opportunity to work as sparring partner to the business - liaising closely with Sales and Operational departments. Projects will include: supporting the transformation of the business through optimisation and management of opex budgets, as well as considering review of risks around new business cases.


Responsibilities of the Commercial Business Controller:

  • Review of business cases and assessment of commercial reports.
  • Preparation of management information and reports.
  • Optimisation of business – advising on cost and margin, and challenging where required.
  • Preparation of business reports, forecasts and budget.
  • Support the internal control process through definition and implementation of effective processes and controls.


Ideal profile:

  • Qualified to minimum bachelor’s degree level in Finance/Economics specialism.
  • 4 years’ experience in a similar role.
  • Strong communication skills, including ability to advise and influence in an effective way.
  • Innovative approach, coupled with ability to work both independently, and as key contributor to the business unit and business control team.
  • Fluent Dutch and English language skills.


If you are interested in applying for this Commercial Business Controller 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 11 02.