Finance Manager

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Amsterdam, Netherlands

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30+ days ago

EVBox is the leading global manufacturer of electric vehicle charging stations and charging management software. With an installed base of over 300,000 charging points including 5,000 fast charging points in over 70 countries, EVBox drives sustainable mobility, by bringing the leading electric vehicle charging solutions to the world. Just like the automobile replaced the horse and carriage, so will electric vehicles replace combustion-based automobiles. A charging point at every parking spot, an Electric Vehicle for every driver.

At EVBox, we believe in a future where everyday transport is emission-free, electric and sustained by a green charging infrastructure. That's why we've made it our mission to help build such a future by bringing smart and scalable charging solutions to electric vehicles around the world.

We are looking for a Finance Manager to join our global Finance team, based from our HQ in Amsterdam.

Responsibilities and objectives of the role:

  • Manage a team of finance professionals, supervising daily and month-end
    close activities
  • Focus on accounting procedures for the account results, including overseeing
    the P&L and Balance Sheet activity (e.g. appropriate reclasses, timely cash
    application, review of account reconciliations) and managing the manual
    journal entry process (e.g. performing first level reviews, initiating reversals,
    confirming automated/batch jobs)
  • Drive the period-end close checklists to completion (i.e. month-end, quarter-
    end, & year-end)
  • Help drive value throughout the Company and provide insight into business
    performance through accurate financial reporting and tracking of Finance
    related Objectives and Key Results (OKRs) and Key Performance Indicators
  • Performing analytical reviews and trend analysis, including understanding
    business strategy
  • Manage relationships with external auditors
  • Bridge relationships across Finance departments (e.g. Inventory manager, AP
    manager, Billing manager, Credit Control manager, Business Finance
    Controllers, Risk & Control manager)
  • Be the point-of-contact for any accounting or transactional queries from the
  • Collaborate regarding SAP system and process enhancements, including UAT
    when necessary
  • Support Finance Directors in the implementation of defined processes and
    controls, development of ongoing measurement, tracking performance versus
    expectations, and providing recommendations for corrective actions
  • Add value to the Finance department by staying current on IFRS guidance &
    accounting regulations as well as participating in related activities

What we are looking for:

  • Bachelor or Master degree in Finance, Accounting or related field
  • 5 or more years of financial or accounting experience
  • Experience managing a team
  • Proficient in SAP S/4HANA, Microsoft Office and PowerPoint
  • Excellent communication skills in English (verbal and written)
  • Able to work in a fast pace and changing environment
  • Comfortable working in an international environment
  • Able to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines
  • Comfort with the cyclicality of the role and the peaks and valleys of the
    workload, particularly around the period-end close activities
  • Personal integrity; ability to keep client and company confidences

What you can expect from us:

  • Competitive salary; we actively monitor the industry to ensure our pay is always competitive
  • Private pension contribution
  • 25 vacation days
  • Holiday Swap (2 days); ability to swap out a public holiday for a paid vacation day
  • Commuting allowance
  • Flexibility to work from home and a generous budget to set up your home office
  • Ability to work remotely from anywhere outside of the Netherlands for 2 weeks
  • Access to learning platforms and personal development budget
  • Volunteer Day
  • Coming from abroad? No worries, we got you! We offer full relocation assistance and free Dutch lessons to help you settle in (depending on eligibility)
  • We just opened an amazing office in Amsterdam-West, with a flexible desk policy and all the amenities needed for a collaborative space

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