Financial Controller

To accommodate our growth, we are looking for a Financial Controller, located in our Nijmegen headquarters. Are you ready to jump into action?

As Financial Controller, you work closely to our Group Controller. You will support him in all day to day activities. This is a new role and you will have the chance to learn all there is to know about group control, consolidation and reporting. You will have the possibility to understand complex reporting requirements of a midsized multinational like Planon and contribute to solving those and bring us to the next level of reporting. Furthermore, this job gives you the opportunity to get acquainted to other aspects of the finance department. For instance, by helping with our accounting operation or participating in projects. Overall, an exciting journey where you will be able to grow as a finance professional.


As finance department we want to be the reliable and pro-active business partner for the Planon organization and the outside stakeholders. We keep on developing your competences and want to secure highly skilled staff that delivers consistent and quality performance.

You are successful in your role by:

  • Performing financial reporting and consolidation
  • Supporting in the monthly group reporting process
  • Supporting in the quarterly and annual group reporting process
  • Supporting in the budgeting and forecasting process
  • Preparing various financial analysis
  • Interpreting data and draw conclusions and provide focused guidance
  • Preparing updates for the reporting manual
The Netherlands Nijmegen Shared Services 3-5 years


We need you to act as a reliable business partner. With your open character and your strong communicative skills, you can build trustful relationships. Besides that, you have a talent for advice and analytics and can combine this with an expert education or background in finance and accounting.


Our ideal candidate ticks the following boxes:

  • Relevant Bachelor’s or Master’s degree;
  • Minimum of 3 years' experience with consolidation and reporting is a must;
  • Sound knowledge of Dutch GAAP, IFRS knowledge is a pre;
  • Excellent Excel skills;
  • You are enthusiastic, proactive and self-starting;
  • Affinity with IT or software
  • You have good communication skills;
  • You’re well organized and can handle stress and demands in a calm and thoughtful manner with the ability to prioritize, monitor and control operations;
  • Excellent speaking and writing skills in English and Dutch.

We offer

Outside your comfort zone is where the magic happens. We encourage you to try out new ideas and be empowered. We celebrate our success in many ways – from sharing compliments and large team events to spare-time initiatives that help our people become more than just employees.

We are large enough to offer exciting career opportunities and small enough to recognize your individual contribution. You can widen your career horizon by closely collaborating with our extensive international staff, without needing to move on.

How we improve your daily life at work:

  • Stimulating and challenging responsibilities
  • Meaningful training that helps you fulfill your career potential
  • Creating ideas that genuinely add value for our employees
  • High-spec offices and flexible working hours


We offer you a good balance between work and leisure, along with an attractive and competitive salary and benefits package, including 25 days holiday. Curious to find out what’s it like to work at Planon? View our local benefits package here: Benefits the Netherlands.

Are you ready to shape the environment of a great company?

No agencies please. Only personal applications will be considered.

Apply for this job! Response within 10 working days.

Questions about this job?

Contact Lonneke van den Brand via

0031 24 6413135 or