Business Controller (f/m)



We are currently looking for a Business Controller to work at the office in Schiedam, The Netherlands. This position will be reporting to the head of Finance LSA and Service Europe. We are looking for a person with finance background who is able to adapt easily and help us create an environment enabling a strong growth.

Your Tasks

  • You are responsible for compilation of profound analysis for Business Partnering to the Product Line Management
  • You prepare ad-hoc analysis for the Product Line Management and the service departments
  • You are a challenger to the operational management team with good sense for the business needs and support decision making processes
  • You create transparency, point out potentials for improvement and realize finance related projects in accordance with Group standards
  • You drive the development of the reporting tools to continuously improve analysis possibilities and data quality
  • You support in month-end closing procedure, budget and forecast process
  • You support and participate actively to realize finance (related) projects

Your Qualification

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Finance/Controlling/Accounting
  • Min. 3 years of relevant professional experience in Controlling environment
  • Strong IT affinity (especially Microsoft Excel and SAP or similar ERP system)
  • Working experience with Business Warehouse and BI tools desired
  • The ability to think analytical is key for succeeding in this role
  • High degree of accuracy and affinity to figures
  • Knowledge of IFRS is an advantage
  • Ability to work independently
  • Proactive, pragmatic and solution-oriented
  • A good command (written and verbally) of the English language is required
  • Last but not least, we value your high energy level and the humor you bring to the work floor every day

We offer

  • A very interesting and challenging full time job, preferably starting as soon as possible
  • Chance to be part of the fast-growing PALFINGER MARINE family
  • Appreciative involvement in a professional team, although room for self-initiative
  • Flexible working hours and work-life balance
  • Voluntary social benefits
  • Competitive compensation package
  • And last but not least, a friendly team, open-door policy and informal company culture

We are looking forward to receiving your application (31-08-2019)  to be uploaded via the below link. We appreciate applicants´ utilization of our web recruitment system. Applications sent via email will not be accepted. 

For further information please contact Benjamin Griebl, Head of Finance LSA and Service Europe on + 31 6 15 53 69 56.

Please do not make use of this vacancy as an acquisition opportunity.

Apply now

Patricia de Jong

HR Manager
Palfinger Marine Europe B.V.
Havenstraat 18 | 3115 HD Schiedam | Netherlands


Palfinger Marine Europe B.V.
Havenstraat 18 , 3115 HD Schiedam