Vacancy MEA+NL Business Analyst (Temp) Amsterdam

Saskia Stuve
Do you have excellent analytical and problem solving skills? Are you an advanced Excel and SAP user? Are you flexible, hands-on, teamplayer and available immediately for at least the upcoming 3 months or longer? Then we are looking for you!

About the job

For one of our international clients within the fashion industry we are looking for a temporary Business Analyst for the Finance Team. This team is part of the European Finance department and is primarily responsible for the reporting, controlling, forecasting and budgeting of the European business.

  • Order Intake: Actuals vs. Plan for management reporting;
  • Maintain and own base customer data to be used by the whole department;
  • Assist with the monthly, quarterly and year end closing procedures;
  • Assist with the preparation of the European management reporting.
(e.g. P&L, stock, capex and other);
  • Prepare monthly actual country, divisional and departmental reporting including variance analysis versus PY, Budget & Forecast;
  • Analyzing the results (sales/cogs/opex/capex), in cooperation with the business;
  • Support the budgeting/forecasting process;
  • Support with Business Plans and ad hoc requests;
  • Support internal and external P&L processes and data accuracy.

  • Available for at least 3 months, possibly longer;
  • Minimal Bachelor degree in business administration;
  • Minimal 3 years of work experience in finance, preferably at a wholesale or retail company;
  • Excellent working knowledge of MS Excel (pivot tables and V-lookup);
  • Working knowledge of SAP Finance & Controlling, BPC and BW;
  • High standard of spoken and written English;
  • Strong communication skills (verbal & written);
  • Excellent analytical skills and accuracy with numbers;
  • Proactive;
  • Flexible & deadline oriented;
  • Team player.

About the company

The European headoffice of this international fashion & lifestyle brand is based in Amsterdam. The company's style is classic American with a twist. Dynamic, international, and open-minded describes the company's culture at best.

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: €3.000,- gross per month based on 40 hours per week
Education level: HBOWO
Type of contract: Temporary3 months possibly longer
City: Amsterdam
Job number: 17400