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Assistant Controller

Sector Location Job type Salary
EUR55000 - EUR65000
Date added
5 November, 2021

Job Description

EMEA are working with an international business based in Amsterdam as they look to recruit an Assistant Controller.

This role will be to be solely responsible for all key elements of the financial cycle including the completion of general ledger, reporting balance sheets and corporate reporting.


Assistant Controller, Amsterdam, Noord Holland, Netherlands



  • Ensuring all day-to-day general ledger is complete and accurate. This includes intercompany accounting, account receivable, cashpool, reconciliation and other finance activities.
  • Reporting and reviewing quarterly and monthly balance sheets in accordance with the P& L to ensure compliance and alignment with the companies’ policies.
  • Providing ad hoc reporting and analysis to all stakeholders in the business.
  • Improving processes for the FinOps end to end RTR, P2P and OTC.
  • Working closely with Fin Ops and external stakeholders on outsourced accounting functions to identify areas of improvement, as well as support their performance metrics.
  • Supporting Tax team with compliance information in line with local legislation and regulation. (Reporting CIT and VAT)
  • Assisting with statutory controllers and outsourced partners with audits.
  • Supporting FD with budgeting and forecasting
  • Become a super user for SAP
  • Review, improve and standardise Accounting and Finance processes across the companies


Experience required

  • 3-5 years in an accounting or auditing role
  • Ability to own end to end accounting
  • Ability to work with outsource accounting stakeholders
  • Strong analytical skills  
  • Degree and accredited finance qualification
  • Strong SAP Experience
  • Microsoft skills (excel, word, outlook)
  • Fluency in English(written and oral) Dutch Advantageous


If you are interested in applying for this Assistant Controller role please register your interest using the link below, alternatively please send your CV to or for a confidential conversation please call Michael in our Amsterdam office on +31 20 808 1102.