Experienced Finance Advisor

Double Effect

Vacature informatie

Bedrijf: Double Effect

Locatie: Amsterdam

Opleidingsniveau: WO

Arbeidsvoorwaarden: According to market conditions

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Experienced Finance Advisor Financial Services / Potential Team Lead

About Double Effect
Double Effect is a young and dynamic consultancy firm that operates in the financial sector. As a management consulting organisation, Double Effect focuses on improvements in the organisational processes at the heart of financial institutions. Since its foundation in 2003, Double Effect has experienced strong growth, and currently has 75 consultants working in Amsterdam, Singapore, Frankfurt, London and Charlotte (USA).

We don’t make any compromises in focusing on our customers, and our consultants work on the basis of a flexible, objective approach. Thanks to our subject-matter expertise, drive and tailor-made approach, Double Effect provides total solutions that work, time and time again.

In early 2013, Double Effect was acquired by Synechron, which has provided promising opportunities for complementary services, and created additional opportunities for international expansion.

Are you ready for the next, challenging step in your career? Are you interested in more international opportunities? Are you passionate about the consultancy field and are you interested in furthering your development?

Double Effect is currently recruiting for different levels within its Finance, Risk and Control (FR&C) practice in Amsterdam. The FR&C practice is undergoing a period of growth and there are exciting opportunities for the right candidates to contribute to the development of the practice in Amsterdam and beyond.

The position
Experienced Finance Advisor Financial Services / Potential Team Lead

The role will be dependent on experience, but at all levels responsibilities will include typical consulting activities:

  • Deliver specific projects on client site individually and as part of Double Effect and client teams;
  • Engage with clients to deliver practical solutions;
  • Project management;
  • Practice development and entrepreneurship;
  • Proposition and solution development;
  • Client proposal development and sales support;
  • Client presentations;
  • Contributing to vision development, white papers and thought leadership.

Your profile
As an Experienced Finance Advisor Financial Services, you will have the following background:
General requirements:

  • A minimum of five year experience within the financial services industry (banking and/or insurance);
  • Experience of either performing a leading function in the finance domain of a financial services organization or as a consultant to such an organisation.


  • Experience with most aspects of the finance function (accounting, consolidation and reporting, forecasting and analysis, capital management and ALM);
  • Strong ability to explain technical concepts to senior stakeholders - exhibiting and understanding of strategic levers and governance mechanisms;
  • Thorough knowledge of Basel II/III and/or Solvency II requirements;
  • Thorough knowledge of regulatory reporting and IFRS;
  • Thorough knowledge of front to back processes (from source to end report)/Understanding of finance and risk reporting processes;
  • Experience with data management (data governance framework, data modelling, data flow design/analysis and data integration architecture);
  • Knowledge of Finance IT Architecture and Applications;
  • Broad knowledge of regulatory and economic factors impacting the industry;
  • Strong understanding of capital markets and/or wholesale banking and/or retail banking or insurance products;
  • Knowledge of risk management processes and reporting in particular is a pre.


  • Excellent communication skills;
  • Project management and delivery excellence;
  • Extensive experience with writing business cases, good presentation skills and analytical ability.

Additional Requirements:

  • 100% travel to client site may be required;
  • Excellent verbal and written skills in Dutch and English;
  • Key words: Ambitious, strong analytical skills, pragmatic, result-driven, entrepreneurship, self-starter, persistence and enthusiasm.

Growth and development
Double Effect places a priority on personal growth and development. This manifests itself in good, (partly) mandatory training and educational opportunities. All our employees are also supervised by a designated team leader in their personal growth and development. To monitor this, PDP meetings are scheduled with all employees at least four times a year. Double Effect offers excellent opportunities for advancement.

What we offer

  • A professional, challenging and extremely dynamic work environment;
  • Excellent salary and bonus scheme;
  • 40-hour work week;
  • Company car;
  • Laptop;
  • Mobile phone.

For further information, please contact our recruitment department via recruitment@doubleeffect.com, or apply directly by sending a short motivation and your resume to the email address above.

For further information about Double Effect, please visit our website: www.doubleeffect.com.

Vacature informatie

Bedrijf: Double Effect

Locatie: Amsterdam

Opleidingsniveau: WO

Arbeidsvoorwaarden: According to market conditions

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