Financial Controller

Finance · Amsterdam, Amsterdam
Department Finance
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Mid-level

Are you an analytical, result orientated professional looking to take your finance career to the next level? Would you be excited to gain international exposure while being part of the team responsible for the business’s complete Financial consolidation? Read on to learn more about our Financial Controller vacancy! 

The Company

We are a fast-growing non-profit social enterprise with offices in the Netherlands, Portugal, India, Kenya, South Africa, and Ethiopia. Triggerise builds digital platforms that motivate users - primarily young women and adolescent girls - to make positive choices. We work together with local communities and use nudges like reminders, discounts, and reward points to encourage our users to access and use health products and services. We also support our users in becoming entrepreneurs and adding value to their economies.

Our dynamic team in Amsterdam works mainly in finance, HR, or communications. The 10 team members work flexibly at the office and from home—and you can choose as well! Either way, you’ll be daily in contact with people from all over the world who share the same drive to trigger a change.

The Job

You will be jointly responsible for the timely, accurate and complete Triggerise consolidation, as well as setting up and executing a number of reports and checks to monitor the accuracy and completeness of the local books of accounts. Other responsibilities include: 

  • Preparing monthly, quarterly and annual financial statements
  • Ensuring that month and year end closings in all entities are iodine in conformity with SOP’s. 
  • Maintain and develop Triggerise’s Annual Operating Budget for cost coverage purposes. This includes preparing monthly and quarterly projections or forecasts. 
  • Ensuring compliance with the accounting and fiscal laws, as well as donor regulations. 
  • Global payroll process, bank reconciliations and intercompany reconciliations. 

About you

You’re an experienced finance professional, who can adapt to a fast-paced environment. We are looking for someone who has an affinity for a transactional way of working and who can quickly get to grips with our Project Management System. You have the ability to work in a team environment, or individually, and you have an excellent understanding of local tax and regulatory requirements


  • Dutch speaking is a must, as is a full understanding of IFRS, GAAP and Dutch Tax & compliance.
  • Previous experience in a finance position.
  • You can effectively organize and keep an overview of the essential (control) processes within an internal financial organization without getting lost in detail or bureaucracy. 
  • You have strong organizational skills and the ability to manage deadlines.

The Rewards

At Triggerise we believe in being open, also when it comes to salaries. In the Netherlands the salary bracket for this position is €2 700 - €4 170 per month, excluding benefits. We will offer you a salary in this bracket depending on your level of experience and how it relates to your future colleagues.


In addition to your monthly salary, we offer you:

  • Great secondary benefits 
  • A personal development budget.
  • Unlimited holidays, if you can make it work with your team you’re good to go.
  • Growth opportunities.
  • A product to help shape as we grow, to leave your mark on how we do things.
  • A vision that we trust that you will do your job without us having to invent unnecessary rules and regulations.

The Details 

Interested? Click Apply for This Job! Want more information? Check out our website or contact our Global Recruiter. We only accept applications through the apply links, not by email.

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    Amsterdam, Amsterdam
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