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Junior Financial Controller

Sector Location Job type Salary
Up to EUR 38000
Date added
23 July, 2019

Job Description

Junior Financial Controller

Amsterdam, Noord Holland


Our client - an international fashion retail company - is currently looking to welcome an eager-to-learn, enthusiastic Junior Financial Controller into their vibrant head-office in Amsterdam. The successful candidate will be tasked with supporting the Manager of Financial Control and Financial Controllers with monthly reporting of actuals across a number of key markets. Other responsibilities include participating in process improvement implementation projects with a particular focus on robotics and automation, tax compliance matters, statistical reporting and supporting the external audit process.


The role would suit a recent graduate who is eager to develop their accounting skills in a fast-paced and multinational environment. The ideal candidate will have already undertaken an internship or placement whilst studying, so will have prior exposure to accounting in industry.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Support the monthly reporting of accruals
  • Preparation of journal entries
  • Reconciliation and maintenance of general ledger balances
  • Statistical reporting for designated entities
  • Participate in process improvement projects focusing on automation and robotics


Key Requirements:

  • Educated to degree level in Finance or Accounting
  • 0-2 years' accounting experience
  • Understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles
  • Speak fluent English (additional European languages are preferred)
  • Advanced Excel skills
  • IT minded with an interest in automation of processes and robotics


If you are interested in applying for this Junior Financial 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.