Financial controller

We are on the lookout for a Financial Controller to grow with us. Someone who’ll be responsible for a variety of financial tasks and to ensure a smooth operation of our company’s financial activities. Are you a highly motivated, positive and VERY detail-oriented person? Please read on!

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Let's introduce ourselves:

We are Fairwater—a tight-knit, professional team, priding ourselves on our personal approach, direct and short communication channels with clients. Over the years, we’ve dedicated ourselves to nurturing the growth of every customer, supplier, and member of our team. Our ethos? Work hard, foster business expansion, and enjoy life together!

Elevate your career with us! We’re on the lookout for a dynamic individual to enhance our finance capabilities. Your role will involve keeping our financial records impeccable, providing insights through management accounts, and steering our financial strategy with precise cash flow forecasts. You’ll also manage invoices, ensure timely vendor payments, and maintain seamless accounts payable operations. Join us to be a key player in shaping our financial excellence!


  • Cash Flow Planning: Develop and maintain cash flow forecasts to ensure adequate funds are available for daily operations and future investments.
  • Accounts Receivable Management: Proactively chase outstanding payments, manage customer invoicing, and reconcile payments to ensure timely collection and maintain healthy cash flow.
  • Accounts Payable Management: Keep track of open invoices, process payments to vendors, and reconcile accounts payable transactions.
  • Monthly Reporting: Prepare accurate and timely financial reports, including income statements, balance sheets, and cash flow statements, to assist management in decision-making.
  • Management Accounts: Maintain up-to-date records of financial transactions and prepare management accounts to provide insights into the company’s financial performance.
  • Tax and Excise Claims: Ensure compliance with tax regulations by filing tax returns and excise claims accurately and on time. And filing of our claims.
  • Profit Reports: Analyze financial data to generate profit reports and identify areas for cost-saving and revenue enhancement.
  • Expenses: Keep the monthly expenses filed.

What we offer:

  • Competitive salary commensurate with experience (€ 45.000 to € 55.000,- gross per year).
  • Office in the city center of Amsterdam, close to Central Station.
  • Opportunity to play a key role in our company’s growth.
  • A company culture based on collaboration, integrity, and a passion for sales.
  • A small team with lots of attention to support and personal growth.
  • The chance to contribute to a successful and dynamic team.


  • Available for 40 hours per week.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field.
  • CPA or equivalent professional certification preferred.
  • Proven experience in accounting or financial management roles.
  • Strong understanding of financial principles and practices.
  • Experience with AFAS software is advantageous.
  • Proficiency in accounting software and MS Excel.
  • Excellent analytical, organizational, and communication skills.
  • Ability to work independently and prioritize tasks effectively.

Join our team and make a difference in our trading operations!

Let us know if you’d like to ‘trade’ with us and apply via LinkedIn. If you have any questions, don’t be shy and contact us!