Group Controller job from YOLT in Postcode 1101 in Amsterdam-Zuidoost, Netherlands

Wednesday 6th, April 2022

Postcode 1101 in Amsterdam-Zuidoost


Banking and Financial Services

YOLT is a reputed company based in Postcode 1101 in Amsterdam-Zuidoost. We are looking for talented professional from the field of Banking and Financial Services to join our team as Group Controller.

Our mission

We’re on a mission to bring the power of open banking to businesses across Europe. As leading experts, we’re committed to shaping, innovating, and driving the financial industry forward for the benefit of clients and their customers, everywhere.

Our platform

Yolt is the leading open banking provider in Europe, building, managing, and maintaining AIS and PIS connections for top financial institutions and ambitious tech businesses in line with the opportunity created by Open Banking and PSD2 regulations. In January 2018, we became the first-ever Third-Party Provider to successfully make an open banking API call. Since that time, we have now made over 1.3 billion, accounting for 20% of all open banking traffic. Yolt helps businesses across Europe to have a true impact, to make a change for their end-users by leveraging the power of open banking through access to our leading network of bank API connections, every day.

The opportunity

What we’re looking for

We’re after enthusiastic, driven individuals who want to want to contribute to our journey and grow with us along the way. Can you hit the ground running? Do you have the drive to go faster? Fintech is fast-paced, but we always remember to switch off too.

Our Finance team

Together with the team you’ll be part of further developing the Finance function within Yolt. The aim is to become a high performing finance function that delivers high value to the success of the organization. We have been through our first year of being a standalone entity after being carved-out from ING bank. All the finance processes have been set up but now the time comes to further develop these processes more efficiently and effectively.

What you’ll be doing

You will be responsible for the full scope of financial control within the Yolt Group, from month-end closing to statutory compliance and from regulatory reporting to tax compliance. We expect you to act as a business partner and share ideas on how to improve on these issues, of course you won’t be doing this all by yourself. You will be working closely with our CFO and should be open and prepared to learn a lot in a short period of time.

What you’ll need

  • Bsc/ Msc in Business Administration/ Accounting/ Controlling, CPA/ RA preferred
  • Thorough knowledge of accounting principles and procedures (IFRS, UK and Dutch GAAP)
  • 5+ years of experience in similar role
  • Analytically strong / hands-on / can-do attitude, and is a keen and fast learner who is willing to go the extra mile
  • Strong communication skills
  • Fluent in English (written and verbal), second language is desirable

The perks

  • Flexible hours
  • Amazing future potential as we continue to scale and grow
  • Inspiring, entrepreneurial environment with ambitious vision for the future
  • Supporting, fun-loving team of highly skilled people
  • A challenging job within a future forward Fintech committed to creating a movement of positive disruption with trusted origins from ING, one of the most innovative banking organizations
  • Salary range around 70k-90k gross/year (including holiday allowance), plus competitive benefits

Skills required

How To Apply

Please submit your application as instructed in the job advert or Apply from Company Website