Finance Controller

€65,000-80,000 + bonus + package
Posted 3 weeks ago
Job ID: 8178

Job Description

EMEA Recruitment is working with a leading engineering and manufacturing company based in the heart of Gelderland that is looking to recruit a dynamic, proactive and hands-on Finance Controller to join the team.

Working for this fantastic organisation, you will play a key role in supporting the General Manager on key strategic business decisions (finance-related) and in some cases, act as a number two to support the growth and development of this region.

Whilst this business is part of a large group generating hundreds of millions of Euros, it is important to recognise that you will be working for a small legal entity. Whilst you will interact with shared service stakeholders, you will be working in a very small finance team and therefore this position requires you to be hands-on at all times.

This position will suit someone who has worked as a Finance Controller or Head of Finance/Finance Director for a smaller entity that is looking to work for a progressive and growing organisation, where you will have full control and autonomy of all finance activities.

Key Accountabilities:
  • Managing the entire Finance Department in an efficient manner (team of two)
  • Lead 1-2-1s, appraisals and performance reviews
  • Manage & oversee all activities related to credit control, bank guarantees, payroll and end-of-year reporting
  • Full use of SAP systems, Hyperion and PowerBI for all financial activities
  • To prepare, develop and analyse key financial reports to ensure that management makes well-informed decisions ensuring business stability, growth and profitability
  • Month-end reporting, VAT returns and liaising with third-party government organisations
  • Preparing forecasts and overseeing Accounts Receivable, Accounts Payable and manage transfer pricing
  • The Finance Controller will also be responsible for process improvement
  • Creating weekly, monthly quarterly and annual reports
Candidate Requirements:
  • An expert Finance Controller, Head of Finance or Finance Director
  • Ideal sectors include engineering, manufacturing, and production however, we are open to considering applicants from any industry
  • Bachelor's or Master’s degree in Finance, Accounting or Business Administration is preferred
  • The suitable applicant will have experience working with ERP (SAP preferred), Hyperion and Power BI
  • Fluent in English and ideally Dutch
  • Based or commutable to Gelderland – Netherlands

The client is offering the following package:
  • €65,000 - €80,000
  • Bonus – up to €7,000 per annum
  • 8% holiday pay
  • €300 per annum working from home allowance
  • Pension scheme – 5% matched
  • Hybrid working – 1 day per week working from home
  • Up to 25 days vacation

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 based on age, gender, sex, relationship status, disability, race, religion/beliefs, or sexual orientation.