Project Controller - Newly Created Role for a Listed, International Media and Marketing Organisation

  • Location

    Amsterdam

  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance

  • Contact:

    Erin Wilson

  • Contact email:

    erin.wilson@altumconsulting.nl

  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-01-17

Altum Consulting are excited to be supporting our client who a subsidiary of a UK listed organisation within the very innovative sector of Digital Media. 

Our client is currently searching for an experienced Project Controller for a newly created position to join their established yet growing Controlling function. 

Based within their Head Quarters which is conveniently located 20 minutes outside of Amsterdam, a 2 minute walk away from a main train station, the Project Controller will be working within a broad and fast-paced role supporting project across the world. 

 

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

  • Managing the full financial process of multiple projects relating to TV, Film and Marketing productions across the globe including;- Asia, Australia and Europe 
  • Managing projects of varying sizes from €500k - €4m in value 
  • Monitoring and controlling cost suspense accounts 
  • Reviewing budgets and producing analysis for budgets against actuals 
  • Updating GL accounts and making any corrections necessary 
  • Providing key financial insights relating to the projects such as;- Work in Progress analysis, cost analysis, deferred revenue analysis and revenue recognition 
  • Understanding the financial stance and performance of each project within each country through close communication with local Managers across Finance and Operations 
  • Working closely with Production Teams to ensure that each project has a healthy cash flow 
  • Supporting the Legal teams to ensure that all contracts and agreements are compliant and correct 

 

Education and Experience Requirements;-

  • Educated with a Bachelors degree level - ideally within Finance or similar 
  • 4-5 years professional work experience within a finance/accounting function 
  • Experience in handling multiple projects with great attention to detail and a proactive mindset 
  • Able to work in a fast-paced and very dynamic environment and not afraid of change! 
  • Fluency in the English language is essential as well as strong communication skills 
  • Advanced user of Excel;- vlookups and pivot tables 
  • Must hold an EU passport or valid work permit 

 

For this very unique and exciting opportunity, my client is offering a highly competitive base salary in addition to attractive company benefits. In addition, this is a fantastic chance to join a business that is experiencing exceptional growth and able to accommodate great career growth opportunities.

 

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