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Financial Risk Management Specialist

Sector Location Job type Salary
EUR 80000+
Date added
30 November, 2021

Job Description

At EMEA Recruitment, we’re excited to be working with our multi-national consumer goods client, with offices located in Amsterdam, to assist in its search for a Financial Risk Management Specialist.


As the company continues its growth, remaining dedicated to sustainability, it is expanding the team to include this newly created opportunity for a Financial Risk Management Specialist.


The role is suited to a driven professional with 5+ years’ experience – ideally with previous exposure to Treasury/FX, Risk Management and/or Corporate Finance.


The organisation offers a wide range of routes for career progression within Finance or Business-related fields.


Financial Risk Management Specialist, AMsterdam, Noord Holland, Netherlands


Responsibilities of the Financial Risk Management Specialist


The Financial Risk Management Specialist is responsible for developing and maintaining analytical, decision-support platforms and Risk Management approaches for the group, while also maintaining daily FX/MM dealing operations for the centralized Treasury function.

The ideal candidate is equally comfortable with operational and strategic areas. The position is a launchpad for a driven and ambitious professional, offering growth opportunities within and outside Corporate Treasury. Key success factors include: ability to work with incomplete information and solve problems innovatively with limited resources.

Key objectives include: improve and expand scope of FX Risk Management framework; FX/MM executions; maintain access to capital markets; assisting Corporate Finance strategy; bank relationship management; central financial risk management; and acting as a functional expert

Key responsibilities:

  • Make improvements to the financial Risk Management framework
  • Review FX hedging framework and perform daily hedging activities to ensure compliance of group financial Risk Management framework
  • Keeping up to date with financial markets and regulatory changes
  • Ensure the organisation has access to debt capital market and is able to raise debt efficiently
  • Support capital markets transactions, like issue of bonds, share buyback and liability management
  • Assist with M&A transaction by advising funding strategy and potential credit rating impacts
  • Support dividend planning and share buybacks recommendations for management
  • Be the face of front-office and main contact for a variety of departments, including for FP&A, investor relations, M&A and legal departments


Ideal profile:

  • 5+ years’ experience in FX/Treasury, Risk Management or Corporate Finance-related roles
  • Bachelor’s degree essential and professional Finance qualification preferred
  • Experience in a multi-national corporate environment advantageous
  • Strong communication skills and ability to liaise with range of stakeholders across a variety of departments
  • Detail orientated, with a disciplined approach to trading activities within a control framework
  • Fluency in English essential (written and verbal)


If you are interested in applying for this Financial Risk Management Specialist role please register your interest using the link below, alternatively please send your CV to or for a confidential conversation please call Jenny Callum in our Amsterdam office on +31 20 808 11 02.