Business Controller

Job description

Within our fast-growing Tech scale-up, we are looking for a Business Controller who wants to be part of our SmartLockr journey. Looking for the next step in your career with the right amount of challenge, personal growth and good career opportunities? Want to work in an informal environment with a team of energetic and enthusiastic colleagues? Then this position might be something for you!

About SmartLockr

SmartLockr supports organizations with their data security to ultimately prevent data leaks. What once started as a safe email solution, has now become a leading Intelligent Data Protection Platform. What makes our platform intelligent? With Machine Learning algorithms we downsize the risks of human error by proactively warning the user on mistakes, which can lead to a data breach.

Although our headquarters is in Amsterdam, we have developed a global mindset. We value transparency, ownership and personal growth. By having a flat organizational structure, your input and opinion are of equal importance to us to work towards our main mission: fighting data leaks.

Business Controller at SmartLockr

As our Business Controller you will be able to have a big impact through in-dept analysis of our data. You will act as a Finance Business Partner and advise our management and stakeholders on financial and business related topics. In addition to driving our financial planning, forecasting, performance management, and analysis efforts, you'll have the opportunity to turn these insights into initiatives and drive strategic decisions to improve the efficiency and growth of our business.

Your daily tasks and responsibilities

  • Acting as a Finance business partner, advising our management and stakeholders on financial and business-related matters;
  • Design and develop real-time dashboards and KPI settings;
  • Performing financial scenario analysis to support strategic decision making;
  • You will work closely with various departments within SmartLockr to surface insights, track operational and financial goals, and develop business plans and financial forecasts;
  • Create short- and long-term P&L forecasts, in cooperation with our Finance Manager;
  • Maintain and improve internal control of business related processes and control the financial statements;
  • Guiding and advising our Finance Manager, regarding our financial/administration processes.


Who you are

  • Bachelor degree, preferably in finance, accounting or economics;
  • 3 – 5 years of working experience as a Business Controller or a related analytical role;
  • Knowledge of SaaS business models;
  • Experience working with Accounting systems (e.g. Exact Online) and dashboarding tools;
  • Fluent in Dutch (and English);
  • Knowledge of Dutch tax and legislation ;
  • Strong analytical skills, with an eye for detail;
  • You are able to communicate effectively and are comfortable presenting to different stakeholders at all levels.

What we offer

  • A great opportunity to make an impact in a fast-growing Tech scale-up;
  • Room for personal development and good career opportunities;
  • Competitive benefits and flexible workspace;
  • An informal, transparent and open culture;
  • And a good amount of fun, Friday drinks, team outings and many table football/ping-pong competitions!