Cost Controller

  • Location

    Amsterdam

  • Specialism:

    Accountancy & Finance

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Contact:

    Erin Wilson

  • Contact email:

    erin.wilson@altumconsulting.nl

  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2022-01-01

  • Consultant:

    ConsultantDrop

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

The role will be based in their brand new offices in Amsterdam and will be working as part of a wider Controlling function, reporting directly to the Finance Director.

The Cost Controller will be responsible for;-

  • 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

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

Education & Experience

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

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

  • Can demonstrate strong communication skills and is fluent in both Dutch & English languages

  • 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 the meaning behind the figures

This is a really fantastic opportunity for an inquisitive and commercially minded finance professional who is looking for a business where they can see they direct impact of their work.


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