Financial Controller - Amsterdam

Cleantech - Finance & Accounting
Ref: 231 Date Posted: Friday 10 Jul 2020
LinkedIn ShareShare
More

Our client is a global technology company, that is dedicated to enabling people to choose their energy future. They develop award-winning electric vehicle charging products. Founded in 2001, they are now operating globally with offices in Europe, the United States and Australia.

THE POSITION – Financial Controller

Based in our clients Amsterdam office, you will work closely with international colleagues to achieve financial objectives. The Junior Financial Controller will report into the Financial Director Europe.

KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES:

  • Assisting the Financial Director with general ledger maintenance of the European operations of the group
  • Ensuring the accurate and timely processing on intergroup transactions
  • Preparation of month-end closing and assist with management and group reporting
  • Support in the preparation of monthly cost center reporting for each department director to assist in accurately measuring performance
  • Being responsible for preparing monthly and year-end balance sheet reconciliations
  • Preparations of statutory reporting on a monthly, quarterly and annual basis
  • Assisting with the timely collection of accounts receivable within agreed timelines
  • Providing accounts payable ledger maintenance support
  • Timely and accurate data entry and processing on inventory transactions
  • Providing administrative support to the Financial Director with payroll related matters

Qualifications & Education:

  • Preferably a Qualified Accountant (RA, CP, CPA)
  • Finance related University education

Skills/Experience/Knowledge:

  • At least 3 years post qualification commercial experience
  • Experience of owning the full ‘end to end’ finance function
  • Excellent command of English, and good knowledge of Dutch
  • Previous experience working in a fast-paced start-up or scale-up environment would be highly valued