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Financial Controller

Sector Location Job type Salary
EUR 55,000 - EUR 65,000
Date added
30 January, 2023

Job Description

EMEA Recruitment is pleased to be working with our client, a leading real estate business focused on real estate investments, in its search for a Financial Controller.

The Financial Controller will own the entire financial activities and compliance for numerous properties based in the Netherlands/Germany. You’ll be responsible for all centralised tasks that affect their portfolios.

For the right Financial Controller, there is scope for growth, an attractive salary and excellent benefits.


Financial Controller, Amsterdam, Noord Holland, Netherlands


Responsibilities of the Financial Controller:

  • Ensuring accurate information is recorded by AP and AR departments
  • Reviewing financial transactions recorded periodically
  • Taking ownership of the financial activities and understanding drivers for changes in income and cost
  • Booking prepayments and accruals on a quarterly basis
  • Booking IFRS adjustment
  • Calculating and booking CIT expenses
  • Analysing and explaining budget vs. actual
  • Reconciliation for balance sheet accounts
  • Quarterly reporting packages according to IFRS
  • Preparing cashflow reporting
  • Coordinating annual financial statements based on Dutch GAAP
  • Supporting annual service charge settlements with the Service Charge team



  • Min. bachelor’s degree and Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
  • Fluent in English
  • Excellent knowledge in Excel
  • Min. 3-6 years’ experience
  • Knowledge in Dutch GAAP and IFRS
  • Big 4 experience
  • Consolidation experience
  • Real estate experience (advantageous)
  • Experience with Yardi (advantageous)
  • Strong communicative skills, proactive and self-starting



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.