Finance Communication Officer

  • Competitive
  • Brussels, Bruxelles-Capitale, Belgium
  • Permanent, Full time
  • ING
  • 25 Feb 18 2018-02-25

Finance Communication Officer

Finance Communication Officer
Permanent, Full-time, Brussels


Your role & work environment
We are looking for a person who is eager to get an in-depth understanding of the business model of the bank and help advise Senior Management in how to overcome the challenges facing the banking industry in general and ING Belgium in particular today.
The Finance Communication team is made up of 3 people who provide regular reporting and advice to Local Executive Committee, ING Group and maintains a relationship with various external stakeholders (e.g. Belgian National Bank, Rating Agencies etc.). The team is responsible for organizing and coordinating the overall Mid-Term Planning (MTP) process within finance and provides support to the CFO and Head of Financial Control of ING Belgium in their day-to-day activities. Furthermore the team provides ad-hoc support and advice on major Bankwide challenging projects.


Your key responsibilities
Coordination of regular financial results presentations, analyses and advice

  • Coordinate, collect and challenge input received from other teams
  • Ensure high quality, first time right deliverables
  • Look for ways to improve the content and format, keeping it relevant in the current fast-changing environment
    Provide ad-hoc support to ING Belgium CFO, Head of Financial Control and for major Bankwide projects
  • Ensure high quality, first time right deliverables within short timeframes
  • Investigate and understand complex issues in detail and summarise them on executive level
    Organizing and coordinating the overall Mid-Term Planning process
  • Ensure timely involvement and information sharing between all relevant stakeholders throughout the whole process
  • Responsible for end results and submission of the outcomes to Local Executive Committee and Group


We look for
A colleague with a talent for taking it on and making it happen, enthusiasm for helping others to be successful and a knack for always being a step ahead. In other words, you strive to bring fresh ideas to life and embrace challenges in a fast changing and complex environment. You are a naturally collaborative person who listens and invests in others to achieve common goals. You love to challenge the status quo and are eager to propose creative solutions to problems.
As a Finance Communication Officer you will also need the following:
  • Master's degree in economics, finance or equivalent
  • Analytical mind and intellectual curiosity
  • Ability to resist stress and not be afraid of flexible working hours
  • Autonomy and proactivity
  • Excellent knowledge of English (French and Dutch are an advantage)
  • Advanced Power Point and Excel skills
  • Basic Knowledge of the banking world
  • 5 years of experience in a professional environment
  • Thoroughness and organisation skills

    We offer you
    A clear purpose, a unique offer and a range of flexible compensation and other benefits:
  • Personal growth & challenging work with endless opportunities to realise your ambitions
  • An informal, dynamic environment with innovative colleagues supporting your endeavours
  • A progressive and agile way of working, where new ideas are valued ahead of convention
Furthermore, within the Finance Communication department, you can count on a range of opportunities to invest in your personal and professional growth with:
  • The possibility to participate in multiple courses and trainings throughout the year focused on both hard and soft skills
  • Possibility to work on complex projects & tasks with a steep learning curve

We redefine banking. What about you?
There has never been a more interesting time to work at ING. We're on a journey that's centred around our customers, powered by technology and driven by smart, determined people. Our customers feel our people are empowering them to stay a step ahead in life and in business. We're proud of that!