Financial Controller - Dutch Speaking

  • Location

    Leiden

  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance

  • Contact:

    Erin Wilson

  • Contact email:

    erin.wilson@altumconsulting.nl

  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-12-16

Altum Consulting are currently recruiting for an experienced Financial Controller to join a very successful and growing Dutch PE backed organisation within the Health & Leisure sector during an integral time of the businesses successful and development plan. 

 

Reporting to the Head of Financial Control with a dotted line to the CFO and CEO, you will be responsible for;- 

- Supporting both brands to optimize, standardize and professionalize the finance and accounting processes for the business 

- Responsible for all financial related month-end activities 

- Co-ordinating financial consolidation 

- Preparation of financial statements 

- Communicating closely and supporting the externals accountants and advisors 

- Working alongside the finance project teams in relation to various ad-hoc projects such as;- implementation of internal control frameworks, systems, building new processes 

- Working across the company acting as a sparring partner to the wider accounting team, business control, CFO and CEO 

- Gaining wide exposure across the business to gather financial information and translating these figures to non-financials to analyze company performance and 

 

EXPERIENCE

  • Educated with a Masters degree relating to Finance and Accounting or similar 
  • Post graduate RA / CPA is a huge benefit 
  • Strong technical accounting knowledge 
  • 5+ years in top accounting firm or 5+years as Financial Controller
  • Experience with Dutch GAAP
  • Experience in participating in projects and process improvement is a plus
  • Fluency in both the Dutch and English language 
  • Strong Excel skills;- vlookups, pivot tables, VBA 
 
Currently the offices are located just outside of Leiden, however they will be moving to Amsterdam in early 2020. 
 
This is a very unique opportunity to work for a business that is experiencing exponential growth where you can be a part of an ambitious and successful organisation and have very direct impact on the development and future of the organisation. 
 
To apply, for this position, please send an updated CV to;- erin.wilson@altumconsulting.nl