Job Properties
  • Job Type
    Full-time Position
  • Background
    Finance and Economics
    Management & Business Others
    Marketing and PR
    Other Science and Tech
  • Languages
  • Experience Required
    10+ Years
  • Degree Required
    • Province
      Postcode 1017 in Amsterdam Centrum
    • Date Posted
      November 16,2020
    • IMG_6430
    • Career Consultation
    • CV CHECK
    • internship package
    • Premium Package


    Will you be able to realize profitable growth for Vandebron? Can you achieve 100% growth in 3 years? And are you able to bring this mission driven scale-up to a leading position in the energy transition?

    For more than 6 years, Vandebron has been working passionately on the mission to accelerate the energy transition in the Netherlands. More than 200,000 households and more than 250 energy sources are now connected to us, and we have many plans to make even more impact. Vandebron has been part of the Essent group as an independently operating subsidiary since 2020. In this new phase, the Vandebron team is working full of ambition on further professionalization, in order to bring the organization to the next level. Over the next 5 years, Vandebron aims to more than double its market share in the energy marketplace and electric mobility.

    For this new phase we are looking for a CFO. In this role, together with the CEO and CTO, you form the Vandebron board and you are part of the Leadership team (10 colleagues). You are jointly responsible for realizing the strategy and achieving the business objectives. In this role you lead 4 departments: Finance & Control, Data Analytics, Legal & Compliance and Energy Trading (total of 25 employees). In this role you have a hierarchical report line to the finance director C+ of Essent and a functional report line to the CEO of Vandebron.

    Your activities

    • You are a strategic business partner of the management team and Leadership team.
    • You are responsible for the planning & control cycle.
    • You manage, coach and inspire 4 department managers in the following areas of attention:
      • Proactively working on new business cases which will underpin the ambitious growth ambitions.
      • Optimizing management information and analyzes to improve (financial) performance.
      • Transformation from Finance & Control to Finance Business Partnering.
      • Insourcing of all energy trading activities as the next step to realize best-in-class energy services.
      • Further roll-out of the data analytics center of excellence model in the organization to reap the maximum benefits from a data-driven organization.
      • Monitoring developments in legislation and regulations and ensuring that the organization is compliant.
    • You live the Vandebron cultural values (positive, transparent, ambitious, resourceful and smart) and facilitate an agile organization to continuously deliver innovation and impact.

    Who are you?

    • You have a Master degree, preferably supplemented with an RA or RC education.
    • You have at least 5 years of experience in a similar (financially responsible) role. Experience in the energy sector is preferred.
    • You have demonstrable experience in guiding and professionalizing fast-growing organizations to successful scale-ups.
    • With great conceptual thinking you are able to further develop and improve the (financial) organization.
    • You have strong leadership skills and know how to mobilize others with a coaching mindset and a critical eye.
    • You are analytical with a strong focus on results.
    • You are hands-on, entrepreneurial, and fit well in a scale-up environment
    • You are a team player.
    • You communicate clearly and to the point.
    • You have affinity with Vandebron's mission.

    What do we offer?

    • A contribution to changing the world for the better.
    • The ability to make a true difference in our organization.
    • An ambitious and inspiring work environment.
    • Salary in conformity with the market.
    • Daily fresh lunches and drinks.
    • An office in the heart of Amsterdam.


    Please press the button below and tell us who you are and why you want to work with us!

    Open Positions from Vandebron
    • There are no eligible results.

    Related positions