Financial Controller

Rotterdam | 32 - 40 hours | Bachelor degree | € 4000 - € 5000

For OC&C Strategy Consultants, an international consulting firm with 10 offices worldwide, we are looking for a Financial Controller based in Rotterdam. English and Basic Dutch are required. 

About the company

OC&C Strategy Consultants are a specialist strategy consulting firm with 10 offices worldwide. They deliver high-impact results when faces with the most complex commercial challenges. Their clients are varied from multinationals to new and fast-growing markets.  The Netherlands office is a recent addition to OC&C, is growing fast and has recently moved into a fabulous new office at Groothandelsgebouw next to Rotterdam Station. 50 employees are working in Rotterdam. It is a young fast paced organisation with many development opportunities. 

Next to the finance employee in Rotterdam you will work closely with finance colleagues at the UK office.

What you will do

The key purpose of this role is to support the Netherlands office with al aspects of financial management, encompassing Bill to Cash, Purchase to Pay and Record to report. You are working together with a financial employee and reporting to the Global Director of Finance, based in the UK. Your key responsibilities are:

  • Updating the accounting system with al project information, including attaching of T&C's,
  • Reconciling WIP, both fees and expenses to accounting package on monthly basis
  • Reconciling expenses incurred to client invoices for final billing, ensuring all expenses have been captured
  • Assisting with preparation of jourlans for monthly management accounts relating to WIP and Debtors
  • Assemble invoices to be completed for payment, review invoices and requisitions for statisfactory payment apporval
  • Electronic processing of all supplier invoices tot financial system
  • Perform monthly supplier statement reconciliations to ensure
  • Processing payment runs, including foreign currency payments
  • Payment allocations and ledger maintenance
  • Monthly bank reconciliations and processing monthly VAT return
  • Manage balance sheets, ensuring accuracy and that all accountas are underdstood en reconciled each month
  • Manage month-end close, produce P&L's & Balance sheets timely and accurately
  • Prepare the monthly cash forecast for the Netherlands


  • Bachelor Degree in Finance
  • 3-5 years of experience in a role as Financial Controller, GL Accountant or Financial Accountant
  • You have good understanding of accounts payable, expeses, billing, P&L, Balansheet and double entry
  • Fluent in English and basic understanding of Dutch and Dutch ruling
  • You are international oriented and like to work with colleagues abroad.
  • You are responsible for finance in the Netherlands, so you are able to take responsibilities with minimum supervision
  • You are driven, assertive and can work autonomously
  • Ability to meet tight deadlines


  • Depending on experience a year salary between € 55K and 65K
  • Bonus scheme
  • Internet compensation
  • € 125 gross healthcare compensation
  • 25 vacation days

High Quality Recruitment supports OC&C Strategy Consultants exclusive in this procedure. For questions and responses, please contact Anouk Plug, at or +31 6 29380519.

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