Financial Business Partner Amsterdam

Financial Business Partner

The ideal candidate for the Financial Business Partner role

For our client Novacom Europe we are looking for a Financial Business Partner with a proven track record in international, multi-layer organizations to contribute in the company’s decision making process by providing business oriented final analyses.

Novacom Europe is a market leader in trailer telematics. Together with its partners, Novacom Europe offers the Trailermatics service in multiple geographies, being the one-stop-service and solution for trailer tracking to be used for different asset types and/or short-term rented equipment. Novacom Europe is a part of CLS GROUP. Novacom Europe combines the latest asset technology with data intelligence working with large transportation companies providing them the insights to capture key operational data and insights to reduce cost and optimize efficiency.

As the Financial Business Partner you will play a key role in driving the business forward and discussing the financial findings to the CEO and Headquarters to enable correct business decisions are made with the information provided. You proactively advice and challenge the CEO to improve the results of Novacom Europe. You perform detailed business oriented analyses of the financial reports and support your colleagues in developing and implementing best practices. You will prepare and coordinate the monthly reporting and financial statements in close coordination with the external accounting firm.

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Results to be achieved

Results to be achieved
  • Optimal financial performance
  • Transparent financial reports and KPI’s
  • Identify financial risks and opportunies


  • International financial background
  • Business oriented financial specialist
  • Pragmatic and autonomous


  • International market leader in trailer telematics
  • An open, pragmatic environment
  • Self-starting and taking responsibility

Location and conditions

Location and conditions
  • Amsterdam
  • Permanent
  • Fulltime

Results to be achieved by this Financial Business Partner

  • You manage the financial backbone of the subsidiary while supporting the European commercial operations with relevant finance metrics;
  • You are responsible for the cash collection, working-capital management and provide a monthly analysis, explaining variances vs forecast (BS/P&L) based on Group standards and Instructions;
  • Oversee Financial strategy and assess financial impact of business decisions. Define and monitor financial analysis to support business & business growth.

The requirements for this position

  • You are a proactive self-starter financial specialist with a business oriented mindset who demonstrates the ability to work in a global, cross-functional team environment, collaborating with multi-layer stakeholders;
  • You have the ability to manage priorities, short deadlines and design new processes within new organization. You will prepare and coordinate the monthly reporting and financial statements in close coordination with the external accounting firm. Knowledge of Sage X3 is a big plus;
  • As a Financial Business Partner, you combine a strong financial background with a business oriented mindset. On a daily basis, you work together with the CEO and you colleagues in France to support them in their decision-making process. You proactively advice and challenge both the CEO as well as the Finance & Control colleagues at Cls on the performance, based on your accurate, actionable financial reports, planning overviews and costs / margin analyses.

Work environment

  • Novacom Europe is an international market leader in trailer telematics, with 16 people in Europe and a part of CLS GROUP;
  • Self-starting, taking responsibility and overall good communication skills with all levels;
  • Energetic, Pragmatic, a 'Can do' mentality with a drive for growth and a high customer satisfaction.

Location & conditions

  • The work location is Amsterdam
  • The contract form is an employment contract
  • The language you need is English, preferably Dutch and French
  • The required level of education is HBO or WO
  • The required years of experience is 5 t/m 10 years

Would you like to apply for this Financial Business Partner position? 

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