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Junior Business Controller

Posted 12 Feb 2024
Work experience
1 to 3 years
Full-time / part-time
Job function
Degree level
Required languages
English (Fluent)
Dutch (Fluent)

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Are you passionate about numbers and do you have an affinity for finance? As a Junior Business Controller, you get the opportunity to develop yourself within this dynamic role. You will work on our administrative process, support your colleagues with questions, and provide well-founded advice. In this position, it is crucial that you work accurately and precisely. There are plenty of paths to explore in our finance business, and the direction you take is in your hands!

Reach your full potential as a Junior Business Controller

As a Junior Business Controller, you will be part of the Finance department, where you will join a team with a mix of young and experienced professionals who complement each other well and are willing to learn from each other. You start at the basics, where you will learn all the ins and outs of our financial processes. In the initial period, you will work with the Financial Accounting team to familiarize yourself with the overall administration. Then, you will transition to one of our controlling teams, where you will apply your knowledge in practice. At that point, you will act as a business partner, and colleagues will turn to you for advice.

As a Junior Business Controller:

  • Preparing weekly and monthly management reports
  • Analyzing financial results and identifying patterns
  • Preparing documentation for audits
  • Acting as a business partner
  • Ensuring the accuracy of capital, ratios & currencies
  • Responsible for the accuracy and completeness of figures, including the monthly and year-end closing of assigned business units, and analyzing and ensuring business risks.

This is you

You have strong communication and analytical skills. As a result, you quickly see patterns in large amounts of data and know how to transform complex information into an understandable story effortlessly. Moreover, you are a master at asking the right questions to understand the figures' context fully. You are a go-getter who gets to the bottom of things!


  • Have a bachelor’s degree in finance or economics
  • Have gained about 1 year of internship/work experience, for example in the field of financial administration (advantage)
  • Have worked in Excel before and can manage other financial systems in no time
  • Have a good command of both spoken and written Dutch and English

We offer you

  • A good salary in line with your experience, plus a yearly fixed Christmas bonus and a performance dependent bonus
  • Initially, a one-year contract with the prospect of permanent employment
  • 25 vacation days, with the possibility to purchase additional days
  • A travel allowance of up to 75 km on single trip travel when working at the office, or an allowance if you’re working remotely (from home)
  • The flexibility to work a day a week from home
  • A pension scheme where 2/3rd of the pension costs are paid by us
  • The possibility to take courses related to your growth ambitions and function
  • A coaching program focused on your mental health (non-binding)
  • Participation in group insurance such as disability insurance and survivor’s insurance
  • Free use of our company gym
  • Bicycle plan where you can benefit from a substantial discount

This is B&S

B&S exists to make premium consumer goods available to everyone, anywhere. We believe that getting access to consumer products that bring joy and comfort into everyday lives, should be easy around the globe.

We are proud to see B&S featured in the latest edition of the #MT500 by MT/Sprout, which lists the 500 most reputable companies in the Netherlands. We rank #7 most attractive employer and #12 most sustainable company.

B&S is a tech company in the consumer goods industry with a very strong global network. We bring parties in the value chain all over the world together that are in many ways difficult to connect.
B&S is the homebase for the entrepreneurial. For people with a go-for-it mentality and a willingness to reach out of their depth. For those who are comfortable doing things they never did before, opportunity at B&S awaits around every corner. Discover your reach with us.

Active in 100 countries
500 employees
60% men - 40% women
Average age is 35 years