• Finance Director Ridderkerk
  • Alstom in Ridderkerk, , Netherlands
  • jobs
  • 4 weeks ago

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Finance Director Alstom the Netherlands

At Alstom we understand what moves people. Both literally and figuratively. From high-speed trains, metros, and trams to services for components and entire rail vehicles, signalling and other mobility solutions. Together we offer our customers and their passengers the broadest portfolio and the best service in the industry. Every day 80.000 colleagues lead the way to greener and smarter mobility worldwide.

Alstom the Netherlands has roughly 450 employees and we continue to grow every day. It goes without saying that this is not possible without excellent financial management. And that’s where you might come in as Finance Director Alstom Netherlands. Are you ready to shape this growth with us? Are you a visionary that’s also dedicated and analytical? Then we might be looking for you.

Could you be our next Finance Director Alstom the Netherlands? Read on.

Your future role

As Finance Director you will take on a new challenge and apply your... extensive financial management expertise in a cutting-edge field: the railway industry. You’ll work alongside analytical and strategic teammates. You'll lead and inspire a team of twelve finance professionals to continuously work on financial integrity and operational excellence within our organisation. Day-to-day, you’ll be present at our sites in Rotterdam, Ridderkerk and Utrecht and you will support your team. The team focuses on accounting, project - and business controlling. You will be responsible for the financial management of all services activities in the Benelux. In addition you will take care of corporate finance matters for our 35 Alstom entities around the world. By doing so you ensure seamless financial operations for Alstom.

We’ll look to you for:
• Taking care of the delivery of timely and accurate accounting reports and financial statements;
• Overseeing project controlling processes to optimize financial performance and mitigate risks;
• Working together closely with the director of services, serving as a key financial advisor and stakeholder liaison for the Benelux Services business;
• Contributing as an active member of the management team, influencing company-wide strategies and decisions;
• Providing visionary leadership and direction to the finance team, enhancing a culture of teamwork and continuous improvement;
• Using your technical accounting expertise to ensure reliable accounts and compliance with regulations;
• Have a strong connection with operational activities and an ability to translate financial insights into actionable business initiatives;
• Take the lead on the corporate finance matters related to 35 Alstom entities around the world.

All about you

We value passion and attitude. Our previous Finance Director worked with us for 6 years and he was able to grow with us and is now ready for a next step! Are you ready to follow in his footsteps and develop the business and yourself further as our new Finance Director? We have listed some skills that we think will help you succeed and grow in this role:
• Master’s degree in Accounting and Controlling;
• Familiarity with the Dutch financial regulations and reporting requirements;
• Fluency in English, both written and spoken; good understanding of the Dutch language (or appetite to learn fast)
• More than 10 years of professional experience with strong competences in accounting and project controlling;
• Proven leadership skills with the ability to manage and mentor a team of twelve;
• Knowledge of IFRS and Dutch GAAP;
• Preferably an accreditation in accounting;
• Good communication skills to engage with key stakeholders.
• Working closely with our Services Director Benelux

Things you’ll enjoy

Join us on a life-long transformative journey – the rail industry is here to stay and is at the core of moving to greener and smarter mobility. There is much to learn. You will:
• Work with a dedicated team of twelve persons, including specialists in accounting reporting, project and business controlling;
• Progress towards significant contributions to operational activities and strategic decision-making within the finance department;
• Diversity in business.
• Contribute to innovative projects;
• Work together with diverse teams and helpful colleagues
• 40 free days a year
• A lease car
• A good salary + a yearly bonus

We guarantee that when you come work with us you’ll be proud and you will have exciting stories to tell at home. You will have a large impact on society. If you’re up for the challenge, we’d love to hear from you!


Apply now via the button or contact our recruiter Tara Lecluyze. You can reach her via email: tara.lecluyze@alstomgroup.com or via the following number: 06 10 99 58 90. We hope to hear from you soon! Please bear in mind that we reserved Friday the 7th and Friday the 14th of June 2024 for interviews (in the afternoon
Ridderkerk Netherlands


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