Job Description

Are you a financial controller who enjoys overseeing a business's day-to-day financial operations and want to develop yourself as a business controller? This is your chance to change your career and work in a fast pace Corporate environment. We are looking for a Dutch speaking Controller who can take full control on our financial processes and is able to advice and collaborate with key stakeholders within Accenture.

Your job

As a Financial Business Controller you are responsible for analyzing, managing and reporting on the Dutch balance sheet and P&L Statement.

A numerous part of the (transaction) process-related activities is performed in several Global Business Service Centers around the world, for which the Controllership team is ultimate responsible for. This requires close collaboration in order to have full control over the process.

Support in the realization of the annual statutory financial statements and taxation is one of your key responsibilities. Next to this you will be participating or coordinating various (finance) topics like budget control, integration of acquired businesses and help your colleagues to learn and grow to be successful. You will be part of a team that reports and advice directly to the (Netherlands) Management Team.

Constantly looking for more efficiency in processes and translating recent legislation changes into operational processes and solutions and monitoring on this, is also one of your many tasks.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Perform monthly financial closings and Balance sheet and Profit and Loss analysis.
  • Coordinate and support in the statutory audits.
  • Support in several internal and other external audits
  • Responsible for compliance on operational tax matters (VAT, Wage Tax)
  • Support in Corporate Income Tax filings in close collaboration with Global Tax
  • Reviewing SOX controls
  • Support post-merger integration of Controllership for several acquisitions
  • Work in collaboration with other local/abroad finance teams and other stakeholders.
  • Participate in ad-hoc (finance) topics

As driven individuals within the corporate functions department we do whatever it takes to ensure Accenture’s success – every day. This department bundles together specialists from HR, Finance, Marketing + Communications, Legal and IT services to support our thriving consultants.

Your role entails being the internal consultant within our consultancy bureau: Based on your expertise, you will advise and help guide, support and improve our end-to-end business. Through modern tools, innovative practices and your expertise we take a different approach to modern-day obstacles – resulting in the new optimal outcomes.

It may seem like a constant struggle to fulfill the strategic roadmaps of our clients, partners and colleagues – but we can assure you that the result we achieve together is totally worth it.

Within Corporate Functions you will be part of Controllership. The Controllership team consists currently of three controllers and is responsible for the full day-to-day financial operations of the Netherlands, in close collaboration with all the Global Business Service Centers around the globe.


Your background

  • (Post) Bachelor in Accounting, Finance or equivalent
  • At least 4 years of relevant work experience in finance controlling and statutory audit  areas (NL GAAP, IFRS)
  • VAT, CIT and SoX is a plus
  • Fluent in English and Dutch
  • Team player, good communication skills & persuasiveness, proactive, strong analytical and problem-solving ability
  • Given the nature of the business, in which we deal with constantly changing processes and environment, a flexible attitude is a must

Our offer

Accenture is an incredible place to work - and keep learning. By joining us, you’ll become part of a global company with a world-class brand and reputation.  Besides the work we do for our clients, we’re really proud of our vibrant, diverse workplace culture: we take an agile approach, provide end-to-end services and maintain a realistic mindset. We want to get to know the real you and help you explore and grow - whatever it is you're great at. So, you will always have lots of learning opportunities (formal and informal) to improve your role-specific skills and expertise.

Besides our high-profile, challenging projects and our nurturing work environment, we offer excellent employee benefits, including:

  • NS business card
  • An expense allowance
  • Discount on Accenture shares
  • Ability to work from home with facilitation of professional home office supplies


Are you ready to join Accenture for a career where you can be yourself and do what you love? Apply now and change the world around you.

Questions? Connect with Leonie Lugtenberg email:

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