Sr. Business Controller
Senior Business Controller
The Sr. Business Controller is a team member of the Finance & Operations department that consists of Finance (Accounting and Controlling) and ICT. The department provides support services to the international business of Ecofys. The finance team currently consists of 8 people, located in The Netherlands and Germany. The Sr. Business Controller reports directly to the Finance Director.
As a Sr. Business Controller you are responsible for managing and improving the planning & control cycles, the internal budget cycles, project controlling, annual accounts and reporting guidelines for head office as well as foreign entities. In order to really know what drives the business, you define ways to measure and report on the key indicators of it. You have affinity with project control. Furthermore, a various number of business control issues like currency and working capital management, asset management and risk management are part of the job. You are the business partner to advise our management and consultants on a broad number of finance related issues.
If you are enthusiastic about the job described above and you meet the following criteria, then we would be happy to meet you!
- University degree in Economics or Accountancy
- A minimum of 5 years of working experience, preferably in an international (consultancy) setting;
- Knowledge and expertise in financial reporting and IFRS;
- Knowledge and expertise in risk management and governance issues;
- Experience with internal and external auditors;
- Ability to set up and implement reporting;
- Capable of communicating clearly about complex issues;
- Proactive and able to work independently
- You have strong analytical skills and you work accurately with high demands on quality
- You bring curiosity, enthusiasm and a business mindset
- Excellent oral and written command of English.
Working for Ecofys – experts in energy
Established in 1984 with the vision of achieving “sustainable energy for everyone”, Ecofys has become the leading expert in renewable energy, energy & carbon efficiency, energy systems & markets as well as energy & climate policies. The unique synergy between those areas of expertise is the key to success. Ecofys creates smart, effective, practical and sustainable solutions for and with public and corporate clients all over the world. Ecofys has offices in the Netherlands, Germany, United Kingdom, China and the US where almost 200 experts work on solving energy and climate challenges.
Working for Ecofys means working together with inspiring colleagues in an informal company culture, with room for own initiative and growth. We offer you an attractive package of secondary employment benefits.
Is this job what you are looking for? Do not hesitate to send us your CV and application letter by using the “Apply” button on this page.
For further information, please contact Anja de Jong, Finance Director, by phone number +31 30 662 3347 or Izaäk van der Neut, International HR Consultant, by phone number +31 30 662 3716.
Intermediaries will not be appreciated.