• Permanent, Full time
  • Michael Page
  • 24 Jan 18

Financial Controller (strong accounting skills) Fintech

  • Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
  • EUR65000 - EUR75000 per annum
  • Full time

Fintech - Due to the fast growth of the company we are looking for a hands-on professional with an entrepreneurial spirit to strengthen the financial department. We are hiring a Financial Controller (IFRS) who wants to design and maintain the accounting function. We offer a dynamic and changing environment with a lot of freedom to define and mark your work.

FinTech Financial Services / Amsterdam


  • Design, implement and maintain an accounting manual for all entities with a focus on IFRS and NL GAAP accounting policies
  • Research and prepare position papers on IFRS and NL GAAP accounting topics.
  • Responsible for the accounting function and ensures quality control over the general ledger and financial reporting
  • Manage the interim review and the annual audit by external audit firm
  • Control the monthly figures for all the entities within the Group
  • Preparation of the annual financial statements under the relevant accounting and legal reporting requirements
  • Set up, prepare and deliver financial and management information for internal and external stakeholders
  • Prepare, coordinate, communicate and perform the quarterly reporting to the Dutch Central Bank and other regulatory authorities
  • Works closely together with the other Financial Controller, the external administration office and the accountant
  • Supports the Manager Finance & Control in the daily activities such as invoicing, liquidity management and control of (financial) agreements with suppliers
  • Ad-hoc finance related projects/activities that may arise from time to time

Profiel van kandidaat

  • Minimum of 5 Years' relevant experience in a similar role in an international setting as an (internal) auditor, financial analyst/controller/accountant or similar
  • Fluency in Dutch and English
  • Master's degree accounting or related
  • Strong knowledge and expertise of IFRS and NL GAAP
  • Experience with drafting policies, procedures and accounting memos
  • Knowledge of Corporate Income Tax (CIT) and Value Added Tax (VAT) matters
  • Knowledge of and experience with intercompany relations and transactions
  • Excellent Excel-skills
  • Self-starter, can do attitude, focused and driven
  • Accurate, analytical, structured and organised
  • Welcomes and enjoys a dynamic and changing environment


Good package