Assistant Controller

Job description

Want to grow into a role of Assistant Controller in an international environment?

ChannelEngine has a great opportunity for an Assistant Controller to join our Finance Team! In this role, you help lay the foundation of our international administration. 

ChannelEngine sells marketplace software to over 200 customers in 15+ different countries. Next to an initial fee, our customers pay per month as well. Together with our financial administrator and CFO, you'll be responsible for the up-to-date and accurate finanacial administration. You're working for different countries, which means that you'll switch between entities, currencies, languages and stakeholders all the time. Easy? No. Challenging? Most definitely!

Your Challenges

  • Checking new contracts and entering them correctly into our system

  • Managing accounts receivable

  • Checking and booking of purchase invoices

  • Daily processing of bank statements

  • Weekly preparation of payments

  • Checking and settling suspense accounts

  • Together with your colleague, you will be responsible for improving and professionalizing administrative processes

With the (international) growth of the organisation, this role itself will grow as well. If you'd like to be involved with forecasting, budgeting, in-depth analyses of financial data or anything else that will improve both you and the organisation, you're more than welcome to get involved.

What does ChannelEngine have to offer?

  • Do you want to grow into a role af Assistant Controller? We will help you get there, with on-the-job training from our CFO and with (external) personal development training supported by our dedicated HR team.

  • You will be growing along with a fast-growing company with international focus.

  • You will be working with fun, driven, and supportive colleagues in Europe, Asia, Pacific and North America.

  • State-of-the-art technology: work with the latest technologies, business models, and tools.

  • Your ideas to improve things are very welcome.
  • Work in our modern office next to Leiden Central Station, or of course, from home.

Job requirements

Who are you?

  • You have experience with financial administration, preferably in an international environment.

  • You get a lot of energy of switching between different activities and priorities.

  • You are honest, loyal, and have a great sense of responsibility, but are also good at setting boundaries.

  • You have a higher professional education (HBO) work and thinking level.

  • You are precise, representative, and discrete.

  • Good written and verbal communication skills both in English and Dutch

  • You are available 32 - 40 hours per week

What is ChannelEngine?

ChannelEngine is a fast-growing SaaS solution, offering leading brands, distributors, and retailers of all industries a solution to connect their systems to most important international Marketplaces and sales channels while optimizing sales, minimizing time, and maximizing profit and reach.

ChannelEngine's story began in 2013 when it became undeniable that marketplaces were going to be one of the most important elements of the global e-commerce market. We saw an opportunity to make these powerful platforms available to any business. Our 15+ years of e-commerce experience helped us build the most complete marketplace management suite and now, 7 years later, we facilitate the sale of over 6 million products from 2000 brands to over 100 marketplaces. Our platform is used by many strong and well-known companies. Some of the many great names we work for are JBL, Bugaboo, Brabantia, Brunotti, Hunkemöller, RB (Finish, Airwick, Durex, Nurofen), Body & Fit, Nelson, Libbey, Signify, Staples, Polaroid, and many more.

ChannelEngine is growing at an extremely rapid pace and currently covers Channels in Europe, the US, Canada, and Mexico and is currently on a mission to cover the globe. Do you like change and innovation? Are you looking for high-energy and driven people to work with and achieve ambitious goals together while having fun? Are you ready to grow with us? Don’t hesitate to send in your application!