• Permanent, Full time
  • Michael Page
  • 21 Feb 18

Business Controller

  • Utrecht, Netherlands
  • Negotiable
  • Full time

An opportunity has become available for an experienced Business Controller to join a leading financial services firm in Utrecht. Reporting directly to the Head of Finance, the role will have a variety of activities which requires both analytical and commercial acumen.

An independent financial services firm which is part of a larger international group with offices across 16 European countries. This is a firm which offers flexible working hours along with an opportunity to progress your career.


The role will have responsibility for monthly closure, forecasting, budgeting, Project and Business Control and giving asked & unsolicited advice to management. As Controller you are in the middle of the team and you take care of your colleagues together carrying out the various financial processes, preparing reports and analysis. You see it as a challenge to proactively improve points identify, act on this and report on this to the responsible person the Head of Finance.


  • Degree in Business or Economics. HBO minimum
  • 3-10 years of relevant work experience in a Business Controlling function

  • Financial services and / or Insurance experience is a essential
  • Experience in Hyperion and Excel is desirable but not mandatory

  • Fluent / native Dutch and English is essential
  • In addition you have good oral and written expression and work you are proactive, accurate and result-oriented

Job Offer

This role offers an excellent opportunity to work in a dynamic role with a lot of responsibility. You will work directly with the Head of Finance which offers an excellent learning curve. Additionally, the role offers a strong remuneration package, flexible working hours, with further education also supported.

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