Are you looking for a position in which you will have a responsible and broad Finance role? Do you get enthusiastic about both hands on work, analysis and implementation and do you want to contribute to a fast growing international company? Is your work-life balance important to you but do you want to maintain an upward stream in your career? Make sure to check out the full job description!
Student Experience is a successful real estate organisation based in Amsterdam and conducts their business in the field of project development, building and the exploitation of real estate. The company can be best described as a scale up organisation and has access to prime location real estate in both The Netherlands and other countries around the world.
As a Controller at Student Experience you will be able to work in a dynamic and informal organisation where you will receive a lot of freedom in your work. Your office will be in a state of the art building in Amsterdam and houses around 35 colleagues.
As a Controller you are responsible for the month, quarter and yearly- end closing and for drawing up the annual accounts. The emphasis is on the controlled project development and the responsibility of the successful exploitation. We are looking for a hands on Controller who has an interest in contributing to an international growth of the company, executed in a broad financial role. You need to have affinity with the optimalization of the mostly digitalised processes and you know how to exclude data in a broad sense.
A healthy work-life balance is important to you and is something you want to achieve in your next career move. This is the opportunity to do so. Also for expats who are somewhat familiar with the Dutch language and want to further integrate are more than welcome to apply.
Day to day activities
Delivering the month, quarter and yearly- end closing including the annual accounts in favour of the management and shareholder (based in London, UK);
Executing trend analysis, benchmarks and supporting in estimates and forecasts;
Guiding the control of the annual accounts and being contact person for the external accountant;
Implementing and documenting of standardised digital processes;
Coming up with and implementing improvements regarding reports and processes;
Advising the management in general economic and tax related topics.
You have a finished HBO/WO education in the economical area( e.g. BA or Accountancy);
You have 5 to 10 years of experience in finance, for example as an assistant controller or assistant accountant;
You are independent, immune to stress, accurate and recognize possible issues;
Experience with real estate, project development and control is a “nice to have”;
Above average knowledge of Excel and knowledge of Exact Online, Dynamics Empire Navision is a “nice to have”;
You are cooperative, social and keen on building relationships and connections;
You have good knowledge of the Dutch and English language, if you know the Spanish language as well then it would be a bonus.
As a controller at Student Experience you will receive a job with responsibility within the organisation and a close working relation with other departments such as location control and development. You will be part of a rapidly developing international organisation which has its focus on growth. For this job our client offers a salary between €55.000 and €65.000, depending on your education and previous experiences.