Vacancy Assistant Controller Amsterdam

Maartje Peeters
Are you an independent, ambitious and hardworking starter with a couple of years of experience as an Assistant Controller? Would you like to work in a fast paced and high demanding international environment? Then we are looking for you!

About the job

For one of our clients, a privately-owned Investment Holding Company, we are looking for an assertive starter, with a few years of experience in Finance. This fulltime position requires a flexible mentality and is certainly not a 9-5 job. You are eager to learn, can work independently and are self-motivated.

Job description:
  • Reconciliation of portfolio/SPV's and production of monthly reporting packs;
  • Produce Management and Shareholder reporting packs;
  • Assist in Month end close process for designated entities;
  • Respond to compliance requests, responsible for supplying of portfolio and other ad-hoc requests to senior management;
  • Provide and help in operational requests with regards to the portfolio;
  • Develop existing procedures and enhance quality control;
  • Work closely with other departments and offices globally to cross backup and support global business;
  • Such other duties as shall from time to time be directed by senior management.

Job Requirements:
  • Bachelor or Master in Accounting or Finance;
  • At least 2 years of experience in a similar role with good financial and analytical skills in Excel;
  • Strong core accounting skills;
  • Commercially and entrepreneurially minded and an eye for detail;
  • Experience of SPV structures some exposure to private equity (or similar) fund structures is beneficial;
  • No 9-5 work mentality, are flexible, hard-working, individual who would thrive in a dynamic and challenging environment;
  • Resistant to stress and can cope well with a dynamic environment;
  • Excellent automation skills;
  • Experience of Exact;
  • Experience of Dutch GAAP and IFRS is a plus;
  • Deadline orientated.

About the company

An investment holding company, focused on special situation investment opportunities across continental Europe, Africa, Middle East and Asia.

Contact us

Please note that we agreed with our clients to only introduce them to candidates who already live in or near Amsterdam. Although we understand that you are willing to relocate or commute, we have agreed with our clients not to accept this as an adequate option.

Are you interested in this position and do you have the required skills and experience? Please send us your English CV with a short letter of motivation. You will receive an answer from us within 5 working days. For more information please check our website or call us at 020-5738383. We are looking forward to hearing from you!

About this vacancy:

Hours per week: 40
Salary: in consultation
Education level: HBOWO
Type of contract: Permanent
City: Schiphol
Job number: 17122