Business Controller

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(Fulltime 38h)        
Are you ready for Action? Then we are ready for you!

Do you want to work in an international organization with lots of growth opportunities, and further develop yourself as a business controller? Or maybe you want to make the switch from audit to business control? 

What you will be doing on a daily basis

As a Business Controller you are responsible for the internal reporting and analysis on the Store Operations performance across Europe. Develop insights that provide decision support to the Store Operations organization to help drive the continued and rapid growth of Action. In addition to this, the Business Controller will support in developing new reporting and insights that can be adapted by the local controlling and store operations teams across Europe. Furthermore you will play a part in increasing the use of technology and automatization of the finance processes within the Group and local (country) controlling teams. In this role you will report to the Head of Store Operations Controlling.

As a Business Controller you will have varied tasks, ranging from timely, accurate and complete reporting to analysing the performance to supporting the preparation of forecasts, budgets and strategic plans. You will provide the financial data needed to support planning and monitoring the business and the decision-making processes. You will also review these processes and strengthen the internal controls in order to make recommendations for improvements.

In this role it’s essential that you have strong analytical and communication skills. It should give you energy to translate big data to business insights and are motivated to bring current processes and reporting to the next level. 

What characterizes a Business Controller at Action

A Business Controller in Action has excellent analytical skills and communication skills. It gives you energy to translate big data to business insights and are motivated to bring current processes and reporting to the next level. You have a hands-on mentality, team player and high energy level. You’re also organized and able to structure and prioritize activities and projects.

Furthermore; 

  • HBO/WO degree in Economy or Finance with max. 3 years working experience in a relevant field;
  • Advanced skills in MS Office;
  • Retail experience is a pre.
This is what we offer you as a Business Controller

Action is the place to be! We are growing with an average rate of 20% per year and our ambition is to continue at the same pace. Our expansion is amazing and we open stores on a daily basis across different countries. You therefore have the opportunity to grow together with Action, and be part of the success! Although we have more than 50.000 employees we don’t want to call ourselves a corporation: we are still a very hands-on company and we enjoy making the impossible, possible. We don’t wear ties and love to show that we are all hardworking and down-to-earth people. What are you waiting for? Join us!
In addition we offer:

  • Competitive salary;
  • 24-day holiday period and the option to buy 5 days extra; 
  • Bonus;
  • Travel allowance;
  • Laptop + smartphone;
  • 15% personnel discount on all Action merchandise;
  • Attractive pension plan;
  • Participation in collective health insurance;
  • Growth opportunities both in the IHQ as international;
  • A young and fun team of colleagues;
Questions ?

For more details about this position or the application process, please contact Nelleke Moormann (Recruiter) via WhatsApp on 06-22348377. You can only apply via the online application form.

While we appreciate the offer of assistance, unfortunately Action does not accept unsolicited resumes from search firms. All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at Action via-email, the Internet or directly without a valid written search agreement will be deemed the sole property of Action, and no fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by Action.

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