Director Group Financial Control

Director Group Financial Control

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Veghel, Netherlands.
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Full time
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Would you like to progress your career in a high-paced environment? Act as a trusted and credible business partner who drives process improvements and learning across employees and unit?  

If the answer is “yes”, then look no further than Vanderlande! 

  • We’ll give you the opportunity to:  

  • Lead a skilled and dedicated team on IFRS compliant internal and external reporting 

  • Contribute to a compliant control environment under J-Sox 

  • Significantly contribute to our Finance strategy  

  • Be part of the further professionalization of the Finance function. 

What will you be doing?​

In the role of Director Group Financial Control, you have a company-wide scope. Your tasks and responsibilities will in large part be centered around internal and external IFRS compliant financial reporting.

You and your team will be involved in executing strategic programs. 


Overall, you will be responsible for: 

  • Reliable and IFRS compliant monthly, quarterly and yearly financial reporting to our shareholder (Toyota Industries Corporation) 

  • Accurate and timely monthly financial reporting to Board of Management and Supervisory Board 

  • Annual preparation of Financial Statements and Sustainability report of Vanderlande 

  • Developing and maintaining the global Vanderlande Accounting Manual  

  • Acting as a knowledgeable accounting business partner for the businesses and functions 

  • Contributing to a J-Sox compliant control environment 

  • Managing the process around the quarterly reviews and year-end audits by our auditor  

What do we ask from you?​

For this challenging, responsible and exciting role you need to bring: 

  • A Master degree in Accountancy including a CPA certification or equivalent 

  • 15+ years of work experience in international business environments and/or audit firm (big-four) 

  • Proven experience in financial reporting (incl. detailed knowledge of IFRS) 

  • Excellent communication skills, able to act as a true business partner 

  • Leadership and accountability 

  • Ability to influence stakeholders (e.g. Board, senior management, Business). 

  • Focus on people management and collaboration 

  • Flexibility, ability to work under time pressure and hands-on mentality 

  • Excellent English language skills 

  • Continuous improvement mindset   

About the team​

In the position of Director Group Financial Control, you will report directly into the Executive Director Global Finance. The role is based in our headquarters in Veghel (The Netherlands).

Your team consists of 5 members located in Veghel (The Netherlands) and Pune (India). Your key customers and stakeholders include Toyota Industries Corporation, Business Control, Treasury, Tax, Sustainability team, Audit Committee, CFO and external auditor.

What we offer​

In the challenging and responsible position of Director Group Financial Control, 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 scope for personal development. By joining our profitable and growing company you will be able to reach your goals and focus on your future.​

This position offers a competitive salary range of € 7.200 to € 9.100 gross per month Through exceeding performance expectations, you even have the possibility to grow outside this scale. 

On top of your fixed salary you’ll 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 additional health insurance.​

  • On-site company health centres 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.

Diversity & Inclusion

Vanderlande is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Qualified applicants will be considered without regards to race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, or disability status.

Your application​

If the role of Director Group Financial Control 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, Senior Recruiter at +31 413 49 30 24.