Business Controller

  • Location:

    Amsterdam

  • Specialism:

    Accountancy & Finance

  • Salary:

    €80,000 p/a + bonus and benefits

  • Contact:

    Erin Wilson

  • Contact email:

    erin.wilson@altumconsulting.nl

  • Job ref:

    3724

  • Job Start date:

    2022-04-14

  • Expiry date:

    2022-07-31

Altum Consulting are currently working on a fantastic opportunity with our client to support their search for a commercially driven Business Controller.

Our client is an entrepreneurial business within the Health & Fitness sector and this role will be based in their brand new offices located in Amsterdam. As Business Controller, you will be working as part of a wider Controlling function, reporting directly to the Finance Director also with a dotted line to the CFO.


The Business Controller will be responsible for:-

  • Act as a sparring partner to the Finance Director, CFO, Department Leaders and Business owners

  • Providing visibility on performance metrics;- cost efficiency, growth, customer satisfaction etc

  • Supporting the business control team in working towards a more automated and streamlined manner, introducing automated processes and dashboard tooling to create real time reporting

  • Providing forward-looking financial and strategic insights to the business and it's performance

  • High level exposure across the business supporting the business owners and CFO

  • Driving the monthly management reporting process

  • Take ownership of the budgeting, planning and controlling cycles and reviews

  • Develop and analyse KPI dashboards

  • Provide detailed and accurate financial information to Senior Management to support crucial decision making processes

Education & Experience:-

  • Educated with a Master degree and/or formal accounting qualification is highly desired (RC, CPA, CA etc)

  • 5+ years experience working within a Business Controlling function (FP&A, M&A, Business Control)

  • Can demonstrate strong communication skills with fluency in the English language

  • Excellent IT skills and advanced Excel skills:- financial modelling, advanced formulas

  • Use of BI tools and automating processes

  • Driven and ambitious character who is interested in discovering and interpreting the meaning behind the figures

This is a really fantastic opportunity for an inquisitive and commercially minded finance professional who is looking to join a business where they can really see the direct impact of their work and be involved in various projects to build and grow the organisation.


To apply, please send an updated resume to;- erin.wilson@altumconsulting.nl