Financial Controller Financial Shared Service Centre

Financial Controller Financial Shared Service Centre

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Veghel, Netherlands.
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Full time
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Are you an expert on financial statements? Do you understand “the game” auditors play? Are you happy to share your expertise with your colleagues?

Then we would like to meet you!

We’ll give you the opportunity to grow your network, broaden your experience and expand your horizons in a fast-growing global environment.

Your department

The FSSC Accounting team is located in Veghel (headquarters of Vanderlande). The team consists of 17 people. The main goal of the team is to provide high-quality and professional services for the EMEA region. The services which the Accounting team delivers are based on Tax and compliance, Credit management and Maintaining & Improving financial processes. All regular transactions (processing invoices and bank statements) are executed by your colleagues in FSSC Pune (India). 

Your role

We will give you the opportunity to set-up the role of Financial Controller in our Tax & Compliance team. In this role you will report to our Team leader of the FSSC Accounting team. You will be the expert regarding financial statements. But you are also the expert which can be consulted for input regarding Tax & Compliance related topics; like the month-end process and the carve out of balances from our parent company and other complex accounting and audit related items.

In this role:

  • You support the operational Tax & Compliance team with your knowledge and experience.

  • You focus on structuring our current way of working.

  • You ensure compliancy within our processes (IFRS and J-Sox).

  • You can easily connect with our auditors. And shorten the lead time of the statutory audits.


Your profile

  • A Bachelor/Master degree in Accountancy or Business Administration.

  • 3-4 years relevant experience within an audit firm.

  • Excellent Excel skills

  • Good communication skills

  • Full understanding of IFRS reporting standards, but also able to understand and translate to local GAAP;

  • You are a Teamplayer

  • You are able to train and transfer your knowledge to others

  • Fluency in English, Dutch is an advantage.

Your Profile

  • Independent

  • Analytical skills

  • Accuracy

  • Stress resistance

Our company

Vanderlande is the global market leader for future-proof logistic process automation at airports – from London Heathrow to Singapore Changi – and in the parcel market, for main players such as UPS and FedEx. Furthermore, we are also a leading supplier of solutions for warehousing giants such as Walmart, which seamlessly integrate innovative systems, intelligent software and life-cycle services.

If you aspire to a position of responsibility – and want to make a difference by facilitating the delivery of what matters most to consumers, passengers and businesses – then the next step on your path to global opportunities is to join Vanderlande. As part of our network and unique culture of freedom and flexibility, you will be connected to our dedicated people, build strong relationships and rise to the challenge of industry-leading projects.

You will grow, take ownership and make every day better as you continue on the road to success with your spirit of adventure – and fulfil your ambitions for personal development through our Academy. Vanderlande will give you the necessary knowledge, tools and support, so that together we have the confidence and ability to exceed our customers’ expectations in over 100 countries.

To achieve our collective goals, you will have a hands-on role working in a positive environment to deliver tangible, state-of-the-art products and improve the competitiveness of our highly visible customers. As an integral part of our team, you will have the enthusiasm and be driven to reach our destination before your next journey with Vanderlande begins…

What we offer

In this challenging and responsible position, you will have the chance to make a significant contribution to industry-leading projects and be connected to our dedicated people and customers. We offer a position in an informal, international and professional working environment with a lot of opportunities for personal development. By joining our profitable and growing company you will be able to reach your goals and focus on your future.

  • On top of your fixed salary, you will receive the following secondary benefits:

  • 40 vacation days (20 statutory days and a flexible budget worth 20 days).

  • Flexible working hours.

  • A hybrid workplace (40% working from home and 60% in the office).

  • Commuting allowance, including full reimbursement of travel by public transport.

  • Working from home allowance.

  • Collective pension scheme and discount on health insurance.

  • On-site company health centers with a gym, physiotherapists and occupational therapists.

  • Vanderlande Academy and training facilities to boost your skills.

  • A variety in Vanderlande Network communities and initiatives.

  • And a great company restaurant and coffee bar with barista.

Your application

If the role of Financial Controller appeals to you, then please apply now by completing the application form, and uploading your CV and covering letter. For more information, please contact Tjalling Kraak (Specialist Recruitment) on +31 413 49 30 24.


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