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Junior Financial Controller

Sector Location Job type Salary
Date added
27 September, 2021

Job Description

EMEA Recruitment is delighted to be working with our client, which is a logistics company in search of a Junior Financial Controller based in Amsterdam.


The role is to assist the Finance team and the Regional Financial Manager with all general financial tasks to run a smooth monthly financial close.


This is an opportunity for a Junior Financial Controller to experience a broad scope of all the Finance functions within the business. For the successful candidate, there will be a focus on continuous improvement and progression within the company.         


Junior Financial Controller, Amsterdam, Noord Holland, Netherlands  


Key responsibilities of the Junior Financial Controller: 

  • Working closely with the Operational team to provide value added financial, commercial and accounting support
  • Providing financial assistance for multiple managers and sales executives
  • Delivering market data for current and new markets to the relevant teams
  • Setting up and providing support for cost controls
  • To manage all financial/commercial reporting deadlines
  • Providing support on monthly closing, budget/forecast preparations to the Finance team
  • Overseeing and delivering the annual external audit process and CIT requirements
  • Controlling the developing of Finance functions by focusing on continual improvement and development of systems, processes, people and procedures
  • Ensure accurate postings from AR/AP department is delivered


Ideal candidate:

  • 2-3 years’ experience required
  • Logistics, travel, aviation or services industry experience could be advantageous (not essential)
  • Self-starter with a proactive approach to work independently or in a team
  • Motivated to learn and takes initiative
  • Self-critical
  • Knowledge in HEAO, HOFAM or equivalent
  • General knowledge of Hyperion (preferred) and Microsoft Excel
  • Business analysis and accounting skills
  • Language skills:  English 
                                  Dutch (advantageous)


If you are interested in applying for this Junior Financial Controller role, please register your interest using the link below. Alternatively, please send your CV to  or for a confidential conversation please call Michael Bentil in our Amsterdam office on +31 20 808 11 02.