Business Controller (Groningen, NL)

Business Controller (Groningen, NL)

How dedicated will you be at Parkos?

Dedication – that’s what binds us at Parkos. Every single person working here does all they can to provide safe and affordable parking near airports for our customers. We currently operate over 1,000 parking sites in 15 countries - and counting. There’s even a location on tiny Reunion island in the Indian Ocean. Talk about dedication! Parkos customers visit our website, search, compare and book a parking space. It’s as simple as it sounds – at least, for customers.

We’re asking for a lot

For us, however, it’s anything but simple… Developing and maintaining a successful online comparison platform. Managing unlimited growth. Scaling and automating financial processes wherever possible. And offering customers the ultimate parking experience as a hassle-free start to their trip. That requires a lot. Dedication, but above all skills, experience and personality. You'll definitely be needing those as our new Business Controller.

So, what’s it like to be working at Parkos?

Here we go! Your holy grail: scaling and automating financial processes and, together with Finance, ensuring all existing and new spending is efficient and maximises growth. You drive monthly and quarterly business review cycles, as well as the forecasting and budget processes. You’ll be participating in improvement processes and engaging in preparing and validating business cases. Investment analyses, product development reviews and price proposals for new products are also down to you. You know how to identify business and financial risks and opportunities for Parkos. An overview of tasks and responsibilities: stimulating optimisation, process improvement, standardisation of management reports and performing insight-driven analyses. You’ll be working extensively with the Financial Controller to optimise accounting and reporting.

Still interested?

Great, let's take a closer look at the skills we require from you. As a Business Controller, you have at least three years of Finance experience. Besides possessing an analytical mind with strong problem-solving abilities, you are well-versed in budgeting and forecasting processes and excel at modelling. Furthermore, you can also communicate easily with a variety of stakeholders and understand their challenges and needs. You’ll also need these skills:

  • Fluent in spoken and written English, any additional languages are a plus
  • Proactive, organised, enthusiastic and a team player
  • Multitasking and prioritising in a fast-paced working environment
  • Self-starting and independently driven to make projects successful

Expect this. And more.

You can find a job anywhere, but at Parkos you truly get to grow - personally and professionally. We’re offering you a challenging position with a fast-growing international organisation. You will be working closely with the Head of Finance and Financial Controller, from ; 32 to 40 hours a week. We ask dedication, in return we offer you a competitive salary, travel allowance, attractive pension accrual and up to 25 days' holiday per year (based on a 40-hour working week). Equally important: you can count on feedback, autonomy and the opportunity to take responsibility for how you do your job. We offer you ownership of possible change processes. We provide coaching and training that enables you to become an ever-improving, professional version of yourself.

What else could you want?

Working for a fast-growing, award-winning e-commerce company with a proven concept? Transparency and a scale-up mentality? Team spirit? Sounds good! Every Monday, we hold a company stand-up, during which teams share what they will be doing and what they've done during the previous week. We celebrate successes together, share knowledge and have a good time. There are regular company drinks and we go on fun trips. Most recently to Hamburg.

It’s up to you now!

Ready for a new journey? Get your CV and fill in the form via the application button. Would you like to know more about this position first? Send an e-mail to Ruben Stellingwerf, Corporate Recruiter.

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Ruben Stellingwerf
End date
Wednesday, February 22, 2023 12:00 AM