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Financial Analyst IM - AkzoNobel

Locatie: Amsterdam

A great opportunity for an ambitious professional interested in getting a steep learning curve in controlling

AkzoNobel’s Finance Function is going through a transformation and that creates opportunities. Within AkzoNobel a couple of key functions are identified which contribute to the overall deliverables and which are held accountable for their budget. One of the functions is Information Management (IM). Our sophisticated global Information Management function provides IT Services to all our businesses and functions. IM is supported by an international and high performance Finance team that provides full insight into IM’s financial performance.

Within this context, your mission in this role is to help the Finance team to design and maintain financial models. You also provide support during financial closing and reporting, and perform multiple aspects of controlling. This requires you to interact with a wide variety of stakeholders as you report to the Global Functional Controller IM and work closely with IM, the Management Team, group Financial Planning & Analysis and business controllers.

Is this a challenge that matches your profile as a self-starting, hands-on team player with a real affinity for numbers? Have you acquired strong analytical skills allied to a critical, but constructive, approach? Are you curious, eager to learn and constantly searching for Continuous Improvement? Above all, can you make a real difference within our dynamic, multinational and multicultural business environment?
If you offer all this and more we invite you to apply for the position of
Financial Analyst IM

The role and its responsibilities
This position is based in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, and involves a number of activities as your main focus is on delivering sound financial processes, cost insights and reporting on same.

Thus you perform month end closing activities in line with IFRS/webFEM, assuring timely analysis on P&L and balance sheet items. Further, you prepare presentations, models for budgeting, forecasting and reporting, and prepare cost center and internal order reporting, discussing cost developments with budget holders.

In addition, you provide ad hoc analysis and reporting on various financial subjects, liaising with global accounting managers and the business on charges and allocations. You are responsible for the coordination of the forecasting processes and involved in implementing improvements.

As such, this is an interesting role for an ambitious professional who sees it as an opportunity to become an all-round Finance professional within AkzoNobel. It also requires you to be an excellent communicator, able to work with people from different parts of the organization.

Candidate profile
To apply for this position you must possess all the following attributes:

  • Master’s degree in Business Economics or an equivalent analytical study such as Mathematics, Physics.
  • More than 2 years of working experience and keen to learn to work with ERP and financial systems;
  • Able to reduce complex and/or large volumes of data to a readable high level;
  • Accurate, organized and disciplined in order to achieve high quality output and meet strict deadlines;
  • Excellent Excel skills, with experience of SAP BW/BI and HFM an advantage;
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills including fluent written and spoken English.

Our offer
We offer a fascinating international environment that rewards your skills and enthusiasm. In addition to a good salary and an attractive bonus scheme, you can expect excellent terms of employment including group insurance, 8% holiday allowance, travel allowance and an above industry standard number of vacation days. Training opportunities and internal networks enable valuable personal and professional development.

Application details
For further information, please contact Ashna Badal, Talent Resourcing Partner, +31 (0)88-010 6789, option 2. Only online applications will be accepted, please go to the vacancy section on www.akzonobel.nl/careers, reference 180006X5 or use the 'Apply' button.
A pre-employment screening may form part of the selection process.

Agency or sales calls are not appreciated

About AkzoNobel
AkzoNobel has a passion for paint. We’re experts in the proud craft of making paints and coatings, setting the standard in color and protection since 1792. Our world class portfolio of brands – including Flexa, International, Sikkens and Interpon – is trusted by customers around the globe. Headquartered in the Netherlands, we operate in over 80 countries and employ around 35,000 talented people who are passionate about delivering the high performance products and services our customers expect. For more information, visit www.akzonobel.com

Keywords: finance, controller, controlling, financial planning, reporting, business economics, mathematics, physics, data, Amsterdam

Location: Amsterdam

Information and application:


Please send your application for Financial Analyst IM at AkzoNobel in Amsterdam including your CV via our website.

Job posted

28 december 2018
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More information:

For further information, please contact Ashna Badal, Talent Resourcing Partner, +31 (0)88-010 6789, option 2.

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