Senior Business Controller

Senior Business Controller

  • Finance
  • Technology
  • Amsterdam
  • Vanaf 6 jaar werkervaring
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  • Over 6 years of experience in business controlling
  • Linking pin between business and finance
  • Data savvy (knowledge of SQL)
  • Business process design expertise

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As Adyen continues to create the future of digital payments and embedded financial products they’ve become one of the most successful companies in The Netherlands. The Senior Business Controller will act as a vital link between the business and Group Finance and help develop future-proof business controlling processes.

About Adyen

To the general public, Adyen may be best known for its highly successful IPO. Yet every day, millions of people worldwide rely on their digital payment services without realizing it. Thanks to Adyen’s proprietary financial technology platform, online payments are made easy, fast and secure. Major companies like Facebook, Spotify, Netflix, Microsoft, Nike, and De Bijenkorf use it, as well as smaller businesses like restaurants, online retailers, and museums. Recently, Adyen announced plans to expand into banking products like issuing, capital, and accounts.

Adyen’s infrastructure connects its customers directly to the major opportunities around the world. They provide best in class payment solutions for online, mobile, and instore transactions to help  customers expand their online businesses with a full suite of services. Adyen inspires smarter decisions and a superior customer experience, provides cross-channel insights, facilitates full control of funds and enables expansion into new markets.

Since it launched, Adyen has experienced incredible growth. Based in Amsterdam, Adyen has twenty-six offices across five continents and employs more than two thousand people. In 2021, Adyen reported net revenues of over one billion euros and processed more than 500 billion euros in payments. Its next milestone is to achieve over one trillion euros in total annual payments. And with their current annual growth rate of more than twenty-five percent, achieving this goal is just a matter of time.

Job description: Senior Business Controller

The Senior Business Controller reports to the Head of FP&A and Investor Relations. Their main mission is to connect stakeholders from the business and the Group Finance team and support their decision-making with relevant financial data and analysis.

The business controlling team is made up of seven Business Controllers across all regions and commercial pillars. Eighty percent of the time, the Senior Business Controller will work with the business. They will report on major developments for one of the regions or commercial pillars. This requires gathering input from local experts to feedback of the Group Finance processes, advise on margin, monitor financial KPIs and support and challenge business cases and projects with data analysis and financial insights.

This role will actively contribute to Adyen Group Finance’s OKRs (Objectives and Key Results) and work with multidisciplinary teams to achieve the priorities set by the Group Finance team. With a data savvy mindset, and interest to build further on SQL skills, they fulfill the business’ data needs by ensuring that relevant data points are available to various stakeholders.

“In this role you will have a lot of freedom to design smart solutions for scalable processes. They will be a pioneer in creating the blueprint for Adyen’s future business controlling practices.” – Steven van Bommel, Head of FP&A and Investor Relations

With a proactive mindset, the Senior Business Controller is eager to take on new projects, but never afraid to ask for help. This role will thrive in a fast-paced environment where not all business controlling activities are set in stone. They will actively help take business controlling activities to the next level. This is an exciting challenge for an energetic and data savvy Senior Business Controller with an eye on future initiatives and the skills and ambition to make them happen.



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