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Financial Controller

Are you ready to join our very ambitious scale-up, helping us to grow our business even further?

About us

Up to 15 percent of a major city’s space is used for parking. At the same time, roughly 85 percent of existing parking spaces are daily unoccupied. At ParkBee, we are on a mission to change that. We develop smart technology to optimise the use of existing parking space, thereby allowing cities to reduce on-street parking and give space back to the city. These last few years we have seen our business grow exponentially and our goal is to expand even further!

As a part of this growth, we are on the lookout for a top-notch Financial Controller. Someone with a good eye for detail, outstanding financial skills and the ability to execute plans for financial growth. 

 

What you’ll be doing 

As part of our team, you will support the broader financial and corporate development team and report directly to the CFO. With your strategic planning and exceptional numerical proficiency, you assist our organisation in maintaining positive revenue and financial growth. By formulating sound financial strategies and implementing proper internal controls you help us achieve organizational targets. 

Some of your tasks include: 

  • Preparing monthly, quarterly and annual financial reports
  • Monitoring internal controls and analyzing KPI’s 
  • Participating in budgeting processes
  • Developing plans for financial growth
  • Evaluating and managing risk
  • Coordinating audit processes
  • Developing and streamlining the financial and accounting organization (ERP system)
  • Managing relationships with banks, auditors and other relevant advisors


Who you are

You are a result-driven and confident Financial Controller who can manage and improve our organisation's financial performance and direct our accounting operations. You are a professional with strong communication skills, who is comfortable working with senior management. Ideally, you are highly organized, have strong leadership skills, and love working in a fast-paced environment. 


Requirements for this position:

  • Bachelor or Master’s Degree in accounting or financial control; a postgraduate registered accountant (RA) or controller, CFA or ACCA is a plus.
  • Minimum of 5 years relevant and proven work experience in a business / commercial finance position or background in a financial consultancy.
  • Experience with ERP systems, Microsoft office (Excel, Word & Powerpoint) skills and knowledge of Dutch GAAP (IFRS is a plus). 
  • Fluent in English, both verbally and inwriting. Fluency in the Dutch language is another bonus point. 


Why ParkBee?

  • The opportunity and freedom to make a huge impact on our products and our growth.
  • A competitive base salary based on your experience.
  • Designated time for personal development with an allocated budget to grow.
  • Virtual shares.
  • A very diverse team with 13 nationalities.
  • Regular team events and Friday drinks & daily delicious lunch.


Switching from a corporate organisation to a scale-up requires guts. Do you dare to make a change? Apply now!

Preferred startdate: 1/11/2020

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!

Amsterdam

Fahrenheitstraat 99
1097 PP Amsterdam Directions +31 (0) 20 893 2610 View page

Nice to know

  • We currently have 11 nationalities within our company. Team members are Dutch, British, Iranian, Icelandic, German, Brazilian, Turkish, Spanish, Russian, Scottish and Chinese.

  • Over 56 percent of our employees lives in Amsterdam.

  • We get around swiftly. 42% of our company bikes to work, another 40% takes the train.

  • We are growing rapidly. 63% of our team has joined in the last two years.

  • Around 11% of our team plays football on a competitive level in their free time.

  • The most cited super power within our company is the ability to “Find anything on Google”.

Our culture

Founded in Amsterdam, we are a fast growing scale-up with offices in two countries: the Netherlands and the United Kingdom. Our team is ambitious, hard-working and determined. One of our core values is to push boundaries, meaning that we are all seeking for opportunities to change the traditional mobility industry.

We motivate each other to get the best out of our company and out of ourselves. ParkBee can be described as a data-driven, vigorous forerunner. Where we celebrate our successes, and connect during Friday drinks, but also where we challenge each other and give each other feedback to grow. We make sure there is room for personal development, as we believe it is our team members that lead the way.

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