Financial Controller


Finance | Amsterdam, NL

At HelloFresh we love food and our mission is to change the way people eat forever. That change comes conveniently packaged in a box - the HelloFresh Box, filled with the best fresh ingredients.

With our meal boxes including easy to cook recipes and fresh ingredients, we are driving change in the quickly evolving food industry. From developing our recipes to delivering the boxes - the customer is at the center of everything we do. Our aim is to make every meal a moment to look forward to, for everyone at the table. No surprise then that data is our friend and for us, learning never stops. We make quick but informed decisions and as a fast-growing company, we value flexibility and speed.

HelloFresh needs you!

For our Finance team we are looking for an experienced Financial Controller who works with passion, has an eye for detail and optimizes processes. A high degree of independence is expected from you and you will have the opportunity to leave an important mark on the (financial) organization.

You will be responsible for:

  • Preparing the weekly reporting in collaboration with Supply Chain and the Marketing departments and the Junior Financial Controller;

  • Support month-end and year-end close processes;

  • Ensure quality control over financial transactions and financial reporting;

  • Preparing budgets and financial plans for the company based on data reports available;

  • Review all financial plans and budgets regularly to look for cost reduction opportunities;

  • Assist in the mid-year and annual audit; 

  • Assist in the preparation of the corporate income tax and annual financial statements in close cooperation with external tax advisors;

  • Develop and document business processes and accounting policies to maintain and strengthen internal controls; 

  • Assist the Head of Finance in presenting reports to senior management team..

Are you the perfect Business Controller?

You have completed a university degree with a specialization in Finance, Accounting and/or Controlling. As a Financial controller you have worked 4 to 7 years. It is a plus if you have worked in a Big 4 company. Working independently comes naturally to you and you see connections that others won’t see. You are stress-resistant and you perform well with tight deadlines. You take a critical stand towards department heads in regard to the ratios achieved and you help them with ad-hoc business analysis. You are not afraid of giving and receiving feedback and think in terms of possibilities and enjoy continuous improvement.

It is a plus if you:

  • Speak Dutch;

  • Have worked with Oracle;

  • Have Dutch GAAP and/or IFRS knowledge. 

What do we offer you?

  • Making a serious impact on our (financial) business locally in the Benelux and internationally as well;

  • A lot of learning- and development opportunities within a young and dynamic e-commerce company;

  • Freedom of idea and initiative, execution and implementation of your own ideas and initiatives;

  • You can make use of the company benefits, like food and fruit in the office, sports classes, such as yoga, boot camp, and boxing class. 

  • Next, to that, you also get a discount on the HelloFresh box. 

  • And of course, you’ll earn a competitive salary.