Financial Controller

  • Location:

    Amsterdam

  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance

  • Contact:

    Erin Wilson

  • Contact email:

    erin.wilson@altumconsulting.nl

  • Job ref:

    EW-FC

  • Expiry date:

    2021-07-04

​Altum Consulting have working alongside our client - a private equity backed Sports & Leisure business - who are currently hiring a Financial Controller to join their motivated finance department located in their new offices in Amsterdam.

Reporting directly to the Head of Financial Control, you will be responsible for;-

  • Managing the controllership and reporting across two business units

  • Supporting the wider finance and business controlling functions with exposure to the CEO

  • Coordinating financial consolidations

  • Preparation of financial statements

  • Performance analysis

  • Supporting external accountants and advisors

  • Liaising with external auditors to manage year end closing and audit processes

  • Maintaining internal control frameworks and improving controls and compliance when required

  • Working on various ad-hoc projects relating to an ERP implementation and process standardisations

  • Acting as a sparring partner to the Head of Financial Control and the core business

Education and Experience;-

Educated with a Masters degree in Finance, Accounting or equivalent

Formal accountancy qualification such as;- RA, RC, CPA, CA, ACA or equivalent is highly desired

5+ years of professional experience within a similar Controlling function

Audit experience within a Big 4 firm is highly desired

Knowledge of Dutch GAAP is essential

Strong IT skills with previous experience of supporting process improvement projects

Fluency in both Dutch & English languages is essential

If you are an experienced and ambitious Finance professional looking to work within an enterprising organisation ad team, then this is the position for you.

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