The role offers the opportunity for a driven Analyst to have involvement in reporting and analysis of Finance results and activities.
For the right candidate, there is a chance for progression, a competitive salary, and the opportunity to join an experienced and established team.
Responsibilities of the FP&A Analyst:
Assisting with the annual budgeting process
Periodically analysing of actuals vs. budget for the P&L, as well as Capex
Implementing and performing periodic controls of several processes within the firm (purchase order creation , invoicing, etc.)
Analysing financial results to review performance of the portfolio
Ad hoc analyses to assist senior management
Support Financial Controllers during GAAP/IFRS quarterly reporting
Your profile and soft skills:
Master’s degree in Finance
1-3 years’ experience in performing financial and other data analyses
Attention to detail
Fast learner, self-learner
Have the ability to work under pressure and prioritize activities
Presentation and communication skills
Both independent and team player
Required hard skills:
Proficient in MS Excel
SQL & VBA (would be advantageous)
If you are interested in applying for this FP&A Analyst role, please register your interest using the link below. Alternatively, please send your CV to Michael.firstname.lastname@example.org or for a confidential conversation please call Michael Bentil in our Amsterdam office on +31 20 808 11 02
EMEA Recruitment is delighted to be working with a global pharmaceutical business located in Breda (60-80% remote working), which has an opportunity for a Global IT Controller to join its global, matrix organisation.
Global IT Controller - Breda, Noord Brabant, Netherlands
The company focuses on sustainability, quality and reliability, and offers a professional and diverse environment. The business is currently enjoying a sustained period of growth, providing excellent opportunity for career development.
Responsibilities of the Global IT Controller:
Drive continuous improvement in the IT investments, identify savings opportunities and ensure delivery of key targets
Drive the financial processes for the IT costs (OPEX and CAPEX)
Forecasting and budgeting for the monthly and yearly IT costs
Drive continuous improvement of the IT costs internal back charge process - ensure that back charges are properly calculated, communicated and executed in all markets/sites
Working for the Benelux entity, this is a global role, business partnering with key senior stakeholders, including Head of IT and reporting to the Global Functions Controller
Job requirements for the Global IT Controller:
8–10+ years’ experience within Controlling in a Global/Corporate role
Business Partner/Controller experience essential – IT experience not essential
Backgrounds in pharma or consumer goods are preferred
Previous exposure to transformation and/or working with shared service centres preferred
Fluency in English - any other European language is advantageous
Bachelor’s degree in Finance/Accounting/Economics or any similar qualification
IT literate, with strong Excel skills
Ability to communicate confidently and manage multiple stakeholders
If you are interested in applying for this Global IT Controller role please register your interest using the link below, alternatively please send your CV to email@example.com or for a confidential conversation please call Jenny Callum in our Amsterdam office on +31 20 241 73 60
Our client is a large organisation, located in Rotterdam, undergoing an exciting transformation and consequently currently offering the opportunity to join them as Senior Business Controller (IT).
As a key member of the IT organisation, the Senior Business Controller (IT) will be accountable for reporting and setting up the financial organisation.
The successful applicant will business partner with the management team of the IT organisation in preparing and implementing large-scale IT projects, as well as involvement in management reporting, planning and forecasting.
Senior Business Controller (IT), Rotterdam, Netherlands
Responsibilities of the Senior Business Controller (IT):
Advise and optimise on business opportunities
Management of the forecast and budget process, and also taking the lead in monthly and quarterly reporting
Automating and streamlining the non-financial reports - provision of analysis on business trends, deviations, potential structural problems and opportunities, and translating this into impact on financial performance
Identifying opportunities to improve the IT organisation’s performance and help with the implementation of improvement proposals
Assist with the definition and implementation of processes and controls
Analysing and forming an opinion about business cases and testing their feasibility
Bachelor’s and/or master’s degree, and preferably also a further certification, such as RC/ACCA
5+ years of relevant work experience
Work experience within an IT business unit or an IT organisation, and demonstrable affinity with IT
Drive and independence, with ability to identify and implement improvements
Strong social skills and influencing skills, with ability to think ahead and challenge
Dutch and English language skills essential
If you are interested in applying for this Senior Business Controller (IT) role please register your interest using the link below, alternatively please send your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org or for a confidential conversation please call Jenny Callum in our Amsterdam office on +31 20 241 73 60
EMEA Recruitment is working exclusively with a private equity-backed, multi-national organisation located in Amsterdam to find a high calibre Director Accounting & Financial Reporting.
This manufacturing business, working towards future IPO, offers a clearly defined progression path and an exciting role scope for the successful applicant.
Reporting to the VP Finance, the position of Director Accounting & Financial Reporting will have responsibility for a team of 10–12 FTE, managing and leading the global accounting policy, financial reporting and IFRS expertise functions.
Director Accounting & Financial Reporting, Amsterdam, Noord Holland, Netherlands
Responsibilities of the Director Accounting & Financial Reporting include:
Solving complex accounting issues (IFRS) and accounting of M&A transactions
Contributing specialist advice and participating in special projects and ad-hoc assignments for Chief Accounting Officer
Initiating and leading programs on accounting governance with business units and global departments
Working as accounting liaison/business partner for Treasury, Tax, HR and Legal and related to special transactions
Having overall accountability for the quality and content of external financial reporting (financial statements, quarterly reports and other reporting to investors/shareholders, DNB and CBS)
Driving the quality of external reporting in compliance with IFRS
Driving quality of processes for producing these reports in close cooperation with CFO and, if required, Investor Relations and Treasury
Managing a global department of 10–12 FTE with knowledgeable Accounting Business Partners, IFRS experts with specific in debt knowledge on pensions and other employee benefits, Tax, Environmental, etc., Financial Reporting and Accounting Analysts, and Financial Consolidation and Systems team - accountable for people management related to this team
Contributing to development of people within Finance (especially Accounting) by developing and providing classroom trainings on IFRS accounting topics
10+ years of relevant work experience in Accounting and Reporting, with demonstrable complex processes and issues
A master’s degree in Accounting or Finance and appropriate professional qualification (e.g. RA, CPA or similar)
Prior experience in a Big 4 environment or similar is preferable
Past experience in FP&A, Operational/Site Finance or other functional Finance roles a significant plus
Proven expertise knowledge in financial accounting and reporting
Excellent analytical skills and ability to balance multiple priorities and meet deadlines
Strong communication skills to communicate effectively with employees at all levels in the organization
Proven people management and social skills to build strong teams and guide, develop and inspire/engage people
Fluency in English language (written and spoken) is essential, Dutch would be beneficial
If you are interested in applying for this Director Accounting & Financial Reporting role please register your interest using the link below, alternatively please send your CV to email@example.com or for a confidential conversation please call Hannah Mallia in our Amsterdam office on +31 20 241 73 62
Support the development and reporting of actuals, plan and LBEs for foreign exposures
Internal Controls & Compliance:
Document key changes in new/revised product financial flows (PFFs) and assess any impact on foreign currency exposures
Maintain compliance with corporate finance manual (CFM) policies and internal procedures
Bachelor’s or master’s degree in Business/Accountancy/Finance or similar
Accurate with good analytical, project management and problem-solving skills
Good communicator and good at building strong relationships
Exposure working within a global organisation would be beneficial
Proficient in Microsoft Office 365 applications, knowledge of SAP and Power BI would be an advantage
Fluent in English, both verbally and in writing
If you are interested in applying for this Financial Analyst opportunity, please register your interest using the link below. Alternatively, please send your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org or for a confidential conversation please call Ali Cawley in our Amsterdam office on +31 20 241 73 72
EMEA Recruitment is working with an international market leader on a retained basis in its search for a Lead Accountant.
My client is looking for a Lead Accountant to bring a collaborative approach to compliance accounting.
As the Lead Accountant, you’ll be responsible for the accurate, complete and latest developments in technical accounting. The successful candidate will have experience with managing audit projects, internal/external audit framework and technical accounting.
Lead Accountant - Amsterdam, Noord Holland, Netherlands
This is a great opportunity to grow your skills in an international environment. It is an exciting time to join my client, as it has interesting projects upcoming. This well-established company offers a welcoming and inclusive culture that provides a setting to progress.
Coordinating internal resources with regards to audit, ensuring data is accurate and delivered in a timely manner
Support the collaboration across functions
Provide ad-hoc requests, financial advice and counsel to CFO, internal controls and auditors
Bachelor’s degree in a Finance discipline
Strong IFRS, local GAAP, internal control frameworks, accounting software
Minimum of 5 years’ experience
Detail orientated with strong communication skills
Managed audit projects
If you are interested in applying for this Lead Accountant role, please register your interest using the link below. Alternatively, please send your CV to Kristen.email@example.com or for a confidential conversation please call Kristen Lightbody in our Amsterdam office on +31 20 241 73 70
Our client, a very dynamic, global organization offering consumer products, is searching for a Key Account Manager – The Netherlands.
Due to high drive and growth, the business is looking to appoint a Key Account Manager for the Netherlands, to be responsible for five supermarket, drug store and e-commerce accounts at a national level.
The role can be performed from a home office in the Netherlands, with an expectation to be in an Amsterdam office a couple of days per week.
The key responsibilities of the Key Account Manager will include:
Create and implement annual joint business plans with the customers
Deliver commercial results
Making the company the first choice partner with existing customers
Execute the promotion and pricing plans
Work closely with the Trade Marketing and Category Management team
Ensure for perfect in-store execution
Meet/exceed distribution and sales objectives
Work closely with other members of the Commercial team
Share and re-apply best-in-class projects
University degree in Business Development/Economics or a similar discipline
6-8 years of experience in a Key Account Management role with a track record of successes
Experience in the FMCG industry
Excellent negotiation skills
Ability to overcome obstacles in conventional buying processes
Willingness to travel in the Netherlands
Highly motivated, a self-starter with a can-do approach
Excellent social skills
Fluent in Dutch and English
In return, my client offers competitive remuneration, career development prospects, and the opportunity to be a part of a very entrepreneurial and innovative organization.
If you are interested in applying for this Key Account Manager role please register your interest using the link below, alternatively please send your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org or for a confidential conversation please call Izabela Darmstetter in our Zug office on +41 41 588 1864
My client, a fast-growing transportation business, is seeking an interim Finance Manager to start as soon as possible, for a period of six months.
Finance Manager - Hybrid working – home and Amsterdam, Noord Holland, Netherlands
Duties of the Finance Manager:
Overview and manage relationship with external advisors
Develop and execute strategy for the external audits
Collaborate with business partners on new initiatives of new product lines
Implement, improve and execute automation of indirect tax and other local statutory filings
Ensure compliance with local taxing authorities, including VAT and other country-specific requirements
Act as a key partner for implementation of SOX controls for the EMEA Accounting team
Must be immediately available
Hold an Accounting/Finance degree
Hold a valid work permit for the Netherlands
Fluent in English
Must have strong Accounting experience
If you are interested in applying for this Finance Manager role please register your interest using the link below, alternatively please send your CV to email@example.com or for a confidential conversation please call Michelle Ewing in our Amsterdam office on +31 20 241 73 61.
EMEA Recruitment is pleased to be working with our client, which operates in the technology, safety servicing industry, sharing its knowledge and experience in Amsterdam, in recruiting an Assistant Controller.
Our client is searching for an Assistant Controller who is passionate about working in partnership with both external and internal stakeholders on the transformation of an ERP.
For the right Assistant Controller, there will be an attractive salary, a chance to work with passionate colleagues and the scope for progression.
Responsibilities of the Assistant Controller:
Dealing with income and expenses to ensure a timely, efficient and correct registration of all financial data
Ensuring the compliance of all administration meets the statutory requirements set (including annual accounts, VAT, VPB, LB and social insurance)
Preparing management reports
Consolidating and writing annual accounts for various entities
Ensuring and providing liquidity forecast and cash management
Tracking and interpreting changes in laws and regulations, and proposing relevant changes to the Operational team
Coordinating Finance activities
Assisting with external audits
Representing the Finance department in internal meetings
Point of contact and advisor for management
Involvement in IT transformation project (an ERP transformation project, which will run for the next 12 months - this is a move from its current ERP Navision to Microsoft 365 (CE and BC))
HBO in Finance education
5 years of relevant work experience in Accounting/Finance
Knowledge systems and processes (preferably Microsoft Dynamics and/or Dynamics 365)
Knowledge in Excel, as well as Exsion and Microsoft Power BI
Fluent Dutch and English language
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 firstname.lastname@example.org or for a confidential conversation please call Michael Bentil in our Amsterdam office on +31 20 241 73 68
Manage and oversee the Amsterdam Financial Accounting team
Direct month-end close and ensure SoX-compliance of processes
Business partner with IT and Operations to prepare the ERP systems and applications
Oversee the maintenance and adaptation of systems, controls, procedures and policies that ensure the integrity of all financial systems, processes and data
Filing of Dutch tax returns and statutory financial statements
Minimum 12 years’ experience within international Finance
Fluent in Dutch and English
RA or Accounting/Finance degree
Strong communication skills
Must be based in the Netherlands with a valid work permit
If you are interested in applying for this Finance Director role please register your interest using the link below. Alternatively please send your CV to email@example.com or for a confidential conversation about this role, please call Michelle Ewing in our Amsterdam office on +31 20 241 73 61