Europe Finance Controller

Job location: Amsterdam/Utrecht region

Redefine Meat, one of the fastest-growing FoodTech companies, is looking for a Europe Finance Controller for the EMEA market.
You will join our evolving finance team early on and have a critical part in leading and building the infrastructure and financial foundation in the EMEA market.
You will develop long-range plans and short-term strategies to implement accounting and finance-related policies and procedures.
You will be responsible for controlling all Redefine Meat operations in NL and partner with the HQ, the finance team, and various departments in NL. You will drive a resource allocation and efficiency roadmap based on company objectives. In this dynamic role, you actively contribute to the decision-making process on both operational and strategic levels.

At Redefine Meat, we design the alternative protein field, coming up with cutting-edge food 3D printing technology and plant-based alt meat, and other sustainable products. We believe it’s possible to obtain meat while being environmentally and animal friendly.
At Redefine Meat, we are as passionate about our people as we are about food! Being a part of our team and culture means that you are a critical part of us realizing our goals and will play an integral role in helping to shape our business.

Main objectives and tasks:

  • Budgeting, dynamic financial forecasting, and strategic planning for Redefine Meat Operations

  • Responsible for Tax, Accounting, monthly reconciliations, manual invoices

  • Working closely with the local casual buyers, doing the monthly/quarterly accruals

  • Managing and leading the financial reporting and transaction processing such as AR, AP, tax, and day-to-day treasury and internal controls.

  • Leading projects related to accounting and financial reporting and partner with the business to assess implications on processes and systems triggered by business initiatives;

  • Working very closely with external auditors both for the annual Financial Statements and for the Tax Return.

  • Identifying areas of improvement and driving the efficiency mindset and roadmap.

  • Reviewing, tracking and analyzing performance KPIs. Advising, providing internal reports, and presenting these to management.

  • Building financial Business cases and supporting project teams in designing and implementing key company projects.

  • Pre and Post evaluation of projects and activities.

Background and Requirements:

  • University level education with a degree in Finance, Economics, or Accounting & Control

  • 10 years of experience with a strong actual background in Controlling, accounting, and financial reporting field, of which three years in a senior financial leadership role with the ability to lead and develop a team

  • Excellent knowledge in USGAAP and local GAAP reporting and compliance

  • Knowledge of financial processes and omnichannel operations

  • Excellent Excel skills and knowledge of an ERP system;

  • Good linguistic skills in English

  • Strong communication skills.

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If you love meat, vegetables, animals or just want to help save the planet with new technologies, let’s do it together.

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