Financial Controller - Amsterdam

Cleantech - Finance & Accounting
Ref: 231 Date Posted: Friday 10 Jul 2020
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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.


  • 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


  • 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