For our office in Rotterdam, we are looking for an experienced and enthusiastic Financial Controller with a strong link with internal control. You will be part of the Rotterdam finance team where you will report to the Finance director Benelux & France and you will work across all teams to improve the internal control environment.
We are always on the move and trying to improve our business and operations at all levels. Currently we are running a large company-wide project to align and simplify our business and control processes. This links very well with this role and will trigger further development.
In this position your responsibilities are:
Designing and maintaining the administrative organization and Internal control framework.
Analyze the risk and effiency in our business processes
Perform monthly checks on internal control measures (Journal entry checks/Balance sheet reconciliation)
Coordinating internal/external audit deliverables
Drive continues improvement in process and behaviour across all teams
Support IT implementations by document process and implement automated controls.
A top supplier of high quality fuels to various industries across North Western Europe, including transportation, agriculture, bunkering, manufacturing, construction and home energy.
We produce and provide transport fuels, heavy fuel oils, heating fuels and biofuels that add value to your business. Our fuels are refined to improve your operational efficiency and reduce your environmental impact.
Our business doesn't stop with our products. We serve our customers across North Western Europe by producing and providing high quality fuel and gas products along with efficient logistical services. We deliver our products where and when they're needed at competitive prices, without forgoing safety and reliability.
All of our products are either produced at one of our two refineries or purchased at other locations and marketed through our large network of distribution points, retail locations and via delivery services across Europe. This includes our network of inland bunker stations, ship bunker and heating oil deliveries.
Who says investing in people doesn’t create value?
We don't shy away from a challenge. The energy industry is changing and we need the right people to grow with us as we rise to the challenge.
We encourage our people to share and apply their expertise and knowledge because we know that solutions come from collaboration. As a valuable member of our team you’ll have the opportunity to tackle the industry’s changing landscape by stepping up and contributing your ideas to the way we do things as group.
Training leaders is integral to our business. Our continued success in a highly competitive market depends on our people, so we make sure that we’re creating opportunities for professional development through training programs that respond to the needs of our employees and the organisation.
Our people are our greatest asset in a dynamic market.
The market shows that short-term hydrocarbon fuel demand will remain stable for the time being and that hydrocarbons, biofuels and chemical feeds will continue to play an important role well beyond 2030 as we move through the energy transition From our perspective, we see this as an exciting time in the industry.
The successful candidate has:
Masters degree in Finance or Economic discipline
Big-4 experience in accountancy (+5 yrs) (RA/CPA is plus)
Hands-on ability to implement swiftly and effectively by taking ownership.
Experience in mapping out processes in an effective and clear format
Experience with writing and presenting key reports
Fluent in the English and Dutch language; both written and verbal (MUST)
Knowledge of oil or fuel business is considered a plus
The ideal candidate will also be able to demonstrate the following competencies:
Ability to build relationships across all layers in the organization.
Strong communication skills; an inquisitive conversation partner for colleagues of cooperating departments;
Flexible and energetic; be able to perform in a rapidly changing environment;