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Financial Controller



Accounting & Finance
Eindhoven, Netherlands
Posted on Saturday, August 5, 2023

This is what you tell people at parties 👋

At Sendcloud, we have an all-in-one shipping solution, where we automate the shipping processes for e-commerce. With more than 25,000 customers throughout Europe, and soon beyond, Sendcloud is aiming to become the leading shipping solution worldwide. We have a high-performing environment and we get rewarded for all of our wins. Together with Sendcloud, I am on a mission to empower businesses with world-class shipping.

What you will do in this role 🧐

As Financial Controller, you will be part of the Financial Controlling team at Sendcloud. Together with the team, you are responsible for accurate and timely financial reporting which is used by management and other departments for planning and control purposes. This includes preparing the monthly consolidated financial statements and ensuring these are prepared in line with the applicable accounting principles. As part of the monthly closing process, you will also be responsible for making (and improving) the budget vs. actual analyses. Next to that, you have an important role in implementing new processes and internal controls, implementing finance tools, and liaising with external parties for statutory audits and compilation requirements.

Our perfect match 💗

  • At least 4 years of working experience, preferably within a Big 4 audit firm or as a financial controller/analyst within a high-growth international environment
  • You have a bachelor's and/or master’s degree in accounting/finance or a related field (RA, AA, or RC is a plus)
  • Proven experience in accounting and related technical areas under Dutch GAAP and IFRS (preferred)
  • Experience complying with policies, procedures, and laws in an international environment
  • You have experience with internal controls
  • Extensive Excel and analytical skills
  • Knowledge of ERP systems (experience with Oracle Netsuite is a plus)
  • High level of accuracy and attention to detail
  • You have a team-player mentality
  • You like working together with other members of the accounting team (AP/AR) and coaching them where needed
  • You are used to and/or like to work in a dynamic (fast-growing) international environment

You share our core values;

  • 💩 No bullshit: We don’t like big egos, we like honesty, transparency & openness. Share your mistakes with us and learn from them!
  • 🎯 Grow & Win: Keep on learning and improving, from each other, mistakes and by actively searching for ways to keep on developing your skills
  • 🎠 Have fun: You are not afraid to be yourself and you love to be surrounded by your awesome colleagues!

Benefits 🎉

  • Working in an internationally oriented, fast-growing, certified Great Place to Work! 📌
  • Flexible WFH policy (and €500 budget to get yourself a nice work setup)
  • Holidays: 28 per year on a full-time basis + a free holiday on/around your birthday
  • After 3 years of employment, you get a sabbatical of 4 weeks from us 🌴
  • A good salary that grows with the company and your accomplishments
  • Keep growing with a study budget of €2000 per year!
  • Stay fit in our Sendcloud gym!
  • Discount on health insurance
  • Pension scheme
  • Access to many different discount programs, shop till you drop!

When will you hear back from us? ⏳ We will prescreen the incoming application between the 7th and the 11th of August, and plan the first round of phone screening in the week after (14th to 18th). Looking forward to hearing from you!

Curious about the application process? Check it here!