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Business Controller

Posted 17 Dec 2023
Work experience
2 to 4 years
Full-time / part-time
Job function
€45,000 - €65,000 per year
Degree level
Required languages
English (Fluent)
Dutch (Fluent)

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As our Finance Business Controller you have an important role at Effectory. Together with four other colleagues you will form Effectory's finance team. You ensure a healthy financial company worldwide so that Effectory can grow to continue investing in our mission. You oversee that the implemented financial plans and policies are effective and efficient and enable Effectory to realize the defined objectives.

Key Responsibilities:

  • You function as a sparring partner for the Finance Lead and CFO by mapping the impact of activities on financial results;
  • Together with the RevOps team, you map the impact of activities on financial results and set up KPI’s for teams internally;
  • Together with the Financial Controller, you coordinate the planning and control cycle based on the preparation of the annual financial statements, forecasting, and budgeting;
  • Take the lead in implementing new (financial) processes and tooling and streamline operational processes to become more efficient and increase the future-proofness of our financial household;
  • Perform in-depth analysis on selected financial topics as a contribution to the development of plans, methods and standards;
  • Act as the “go-to” person for first- and second-hand questions for internal colleagues;
  • Closely collaborating and coaching-on-the-job of Junior Finance Specialists.

Team Finance has big ambitions to achieve, so there are a lot of possibilities for your career within Effectory and your personal development!


You have followed a finance related study and have an affinity with numbers. You have a proven track record in previous positions like: Audit, Analyst or controller related functions. You are skilled with Excel and preferably Exact Online. We are looking for someone for the long term, so we find it important that you have the ambition to grow in a career in finance. Your friends and family would describe you as: responsible, accurate, punctual, a strong communicator and someone who thinks in solutions For this position it is required that you have a good understanding of Dutch GAAP-standards.


Effectory is Europe’s leading employee feedback solution. With our platform, HR and management we collect employee feedback throughout the employee journey. This feedback is transformed into people analytics that informs strategies to boost productivity, engagement and retention. Built on 25 years’ experience, our 200 specialists in Amsterdam and Munich support more than 1,200 organizations in 110 countries. Now more than ever, HR is an integral part of business strategy, which is why our feedback solution is tailor-made for strategic HR.

Effectory’s mission

We are dedicated to improving the working world by giving employees a voice and making sure their feedback has an impact. Our experts work with HR teams and managers around the world, using employee feedback to overcome some of their biggest people-oriented challenges. From software engineers to HR specialists, every day Effectory’s people work to improve the working world, and we are looking for talented individuals who also want to be part of this mission.


  • Competitive salary (range for this position is around: € 45.000,- € 65.000,- gross a year, depending on your experience).
  • Annual bonus scheme.
  • 25 holidays for FTEs, and flexible public holiday options.
  • A fun and interactive onboarding program to get to know our company and some of your new colleagues.
  • A learning budget to spend on your own personal development. We also provide professional and personal development opportunities, and also organize yearly summer and winter schools.
  • Flexible working: you will be able to work max 60% of your contract hours from home (or any other location in the Netherlands and/or Germany).
  • Budget to set up your home office.
  • Yearly Body & Mind budget to spend on anything that energizes (or relaxes) you.
  • Annual events, such as our Christmas party, summer party & the legendary Big Day.
  • Additional monthly compensation for working from home.
  • The option to work abroad for up to 4 months, and to take an unpaid sabbatical.
  • You get your birthday off work and can also take a day to volunteer for a cause of your choice.

Europe’s leading provider of Employee Listening solutions is a thriving company with more than 220 entrepreneurial, young and ambitious professionals who help organizations to collect feedback and ideas from their employees. Our mission is to make the working world a better place. Based in the center of Amsterdam and Munich our multi-disciplinary teams collaborate with more than 1.200 clients in over 110 countries.

Active in 110 countries
250 employees
50% men - 50% women
Average age is 32 years

What employees are saying

Michel Clerger

Software Support Engineer

Michel Clerger

''I feel motivated when I am doing something that is very valuable for our society. I want to do something that is valuable for our society. That is why I work at Effectory.''

Lena Götting

Product Manager

Lena Götting

''Effectorians are very welcoming and open minded. They have a great work ethic and like to have fun''