Media Controller

  • Location:

    Amsterdam

  • Sector:

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Contact:

    Erin Wilson

  • Contact email:

    erin.wilson@altumconsulting.nl

  • Job ref:

    EW-MC

  • Expiry date:

    2021-05-20

​Altum Consulting are exclusively supporting our client in recruiting a Media Controller to join their dynamic Finance team located in Amsterdam.

Our client is now one of the worlds most successful and largest media, marketing and advertising businesses that has been operating for over 100 years. They are a multi-billion revenue business and operate across the globe.

Currently, the Amsterdam team is evolving and therefore we are looking to hire an experienced Controller to take ownership of the Media business.

Reporting directly to the CFO, you will be responsible for;-

  • Ownership of the P&L and balance sheet for the media business unit

  • Monthly closing and reporting activities

  • Ensuring all relevant controls and policies are adhered to with the media framework - implementing any improvements where needed

  • Preparation of financial reports based on the media business units performance and KPI's

  • Maintenance of budgeting and forecasting cycles

  • Producing various analytical reports to different departments across the business by providing financial insights such as variance analysis and financial data for new sales /ideas

  • Acting as a core business partner to the management team providing ad-hoc financial information when required

  • Implementing continuous improvements to the media controls and internal processes

  • Supporting audit process and working with internal and external audit teams

Education and Experience;-

  • Educated with a Bachelors or Masters degree in Finance, Economics, Business Administration or equivalent

  • 3-5 years of experience working within a similar function within an international and dynamic organisation

  • Strong IT skills with knowledge of SAP and HFM being highly desirable

  • Analytical mind-set and able to communicate financial information into to clear data for non-financially minded individuals

  • Strong communication skills and confident in delivering financial results and reports to management teams

  • Media, Marketing, Advertising or Entertainment sector knowledge is a huge bonus

  • Fluency in both Dutch & English is essential

This is a fantastic opportunity to join an internationally renowned organisation in an exciting and fast-paced role. This is a perfect role for an ambitious Accountant or Controller looking to take on a new challenge.

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