Financial Controller - shared service center, The Netherlands
Are you the financial team player who takes initiative to get things done, who shares information and best practices and meets commitments? Then we want to talk to you!
As a Financial Controller you will serve as a key member of the finance team in developing long term plans for all finance operations in Europe. Ensure concise operations are consistent with identified strategies and policies.
How you will make a difference:
Set up and improve internal controls, closing procedures and application of accounting standards, both national and international
Support local markets with accounting setup, integration, and other financial/accounting matters
Work on the monthly, quarterly and year end closing process, perform analytical review, account reconciliations and supporting other documentation for various European entities
Responsible for the periodic financial reporting and preparation of financial statements
Review, analyze and monitor G/L accounts
Review and analyze monthly accrual and reserves
Contact person for government agencies
Early warning report on sales and margin
Familiar with Tableau and able to make/adjust complex reports and translate them to a visual report
Create monthly diagnostics covering financial analyses on sales, margin, OpEx and balance sheet
Create regional monthly sales and margin diagnostics.
Be a valued sparring partner for local management, legal counsel, and other shared service department heads in expanding the Specialized business.
Involved in the budget and reforecast process
Participate in specific improvement projects
Create and analyze investment management and analyses
Familiar and understand local accounting and tax regulations
What you need to win:
Ambitious, not afraid to get your hands dirty and dedicated to get the job done
Master’s degree in business administration or finance
3 to 5 years work experience in an international organization
English & Dutch language skills. Another European language would be an advantage.
Experience with financial closings
Experience with Tableau is an advantage
Experience with Oracle Finance is preferred
A sport mentality is a big plus, but affinity with the world of cycling even more
Good analytical skills, attention to detail and solution-oriented
Proactive, self-assured, looking for continuous improvement
Good work ethic, team player and a non-9-5 mentality is much appreciated
What we offer:
You’ll be working in a passionate, dynamic, and multicultural team within an innovative and growing environment. You can look forward to a modern working space, lunch rides, social security- and many other benefits.
Open Positions from Specialized Bicycle Components