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Business Controller

Sector Location Job type Salary
Comprehensive Package
Date added
21 March, 2022

Job Description

Our client, a global supply chain company based in Utrecht, is recruiting a Business Controller to join its team, to assist with its ambitious growth plans.


The ideal candidate will have 8+ years’ experience working within Finance and have a passion for technology. We are looking for someone who has proven experience of using multiple ERP systems and ideally implementations.


Business Controller, Utrecht, Netherlands


Reporting into the European Finance Director, the Business Controller will take the lead in business control areas: the monthly/annual close cycle (from a gross margin point of view), including FP&A, ERP processes (both automation as well as internal controls/processes), and engage with internal and external stakeholders.


Responsibilities of the Business Controller:

  • Owning the financial planning and analysis cycle - ensure accurate, complete and up-to-date internal and external financial reports are available and manage a solid planning process, be a reliable business partner that business management can depend on
  • Control - ensure a strong internal control environment is maintained in which custody of assets, company records, authorization procedures, standard operating procedures and management supervision meets company governance standards
  • Stakeholder management - sustainable and accessible internal network that contributes to the positioning of the team within and outside the organization



  • Bachelor’s/master’s level Business Finance, CMA preferred
  • Fluency in English, Dutch and/or French a plus
  • In depth knowledge of principles of Finance, Bookkeeping and Accounting (Dutch GAAP/IFRS)
  • Will hold a significant amount of years as Business Controller/Analyst
  • Experience in setting up/developing financial and logistical processes and/or ERP systems from a financial point of view would be a plus
  • Experience in setting up/developing reporting tools (e.g. Power BI, Cognos, etc.) advantageous
  • Experience with working in an agile environment would be beneficial
  • Supply Chain knowledge and/or affinity


If you are interested in learning more about this Business Controller opportunity, please contact Hannah Mallia at or at +31202417362 - we look forward to hearing from you.