Job Description

EMEA Recruitment is working exclusively with a large, international logistics client in its search for a Finance Manager, based in Amsterdam.

As a one-person team at holding company level, the Finance Manager will be entirely self-reliant, requiring dedication and the ability to handle working alone.

The role reports to the Managing Director. The Finance Manager will assume a critical role within the organisation, responsible for comprehensive financial management, accounting, and board material consolidation.

The successful candidate will work in tandem with asset-level teams to harmonise financial strategies and provide a central point for consolidated reporting and stakeholder communication.

As the Finance Manager, your role will include:
  • Develop and execute financial strategies aligned with the joint venture's goals and objectives
  • Lead the annual budgeting and forecasting process, including capital allocation, staffing requirements, and target financial returns
  • Ensure accurate and timely financial reporting in compliance with international accounting standards and regulatory requirements
  • Manage cashflow, liquidity, and working capital to optimise financial resources and assist with operational needs
  • Implement robust internal controls, risk management practices, and compliance procedures to safeguard assets and ensure accurate financial reporting
  • Develop annual board wheel and ensure it's adhered to and in line with regulatory requirements
Requirements:
  • Bachelor's degree in Finance, Accounting, Business, or related field - master's degree or professional certification (e.g. CPA, CFA) is preferred
  • 7+ years as a Finance Manager or similar leadership role in a multi-national setting, preferably in joint venture or international investment environments
  • Strong understanding of international accounting standards, taxation, and regulatory frameworks
  • Strong stakeholder management skills and a proactive attitude
  • Good problem-solving and analytical skills
  • Fluent English – Arabic would be an advantage, but not essential
EMEA Recruitment is committed to promoting Equity, Diversity and Inclusion in the workplace. We act as a neutral third party in the recruitment process, basing our candidate searches on skills and experience. We do not discriminate on the basis of age, gender, sex, relationship status, disability, race, religion/beliefs, or sexual orientation.