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Financial Systems Analyst (Financial Controller) - Action

Locatie: Zwaagdijk-Oost

"As the Financial systems analyst (Financial Controller), you will focus on providing insight on the growth of Action to the board and management via financial insights and reporting. You will be focused on achieving synergies and reporting best practices by utilizing and improving the Hyperion Financial Management (HFM) system."

Your daily tasks 
As Financial systems analyst (Financial Controller), you will be part of the Finance Team and report to the Head of Group Financial Control. As such you will be in the center of our financial reporting.

You will have frequent internal interaction in an international playing field with finance colleagues in the international head office, the country retail organizations and the supply chain organization, as well as interaction with external parties such as service providers.

With help from your insights into financial performance, the board and management will make decisions about the further optimization of Action, with the goal being profitable stores with happy customers and further expansion of our organization.

You will be responsible for the maintenance of the current application making use of existing reporting capabilities. Furthermore you will also be active in the further development of our reporting system by optimizing existing reports and setting up new reports every day. You will also be involved in the period and annual financial close (consolidation and reporting), strategic planning and budget/forecasting process. Furthermore you will help with projects that enable further growth of Action.

What are the traits of an Action Financial systems analyst (Financial Controller)?  
A Financial systems analyst (Financial Controller) at Action has strong analytical skills, is independent, stress-resistant and is able to communicate well with the various departments within Action. Our formula, an amazing full range of items with competitive prices, also requires an entrepreneurial, critical and pragmatic attitude with a high regard to cost consciousness.


  • Completed business economics education at Bachelor+/Masters level;
  • 3-5 years relevant work experience within Financial controlling
  • Good command of the Dutch and English languages, both verbal and written
  • Strong technical knowledge and hands-on experience with Hyperion Financial Management (or a similar consolidation/reporting tool) and a keen interest in being a Super User. (Knowledge of SAP is a plus).
  • Good understanding of Consolidation and basic accounting and reporting principles
  • Retail knowledge is a plus.

This is what we can offer you as Action Financial systems analyst (Financial Controller) 
Terms and conditions of employment

  • Competitive salary
  • Bonus scheme based on personal and company goals
  • A laptop and telephone

 Personal development 
Each week, we are opening stores domestically and abroad. This swift expansion has turned Action into a successful organization developing at a very high pace. As a result, the department is expected to expand further, so there are plenty of growth opportunities.

In addition, the expansion of Action brings challenges to the online area. With an entrepreneurial and proactive mentality, you will be able to contribute to the further professionalization of our finance department and further develop yourself as a content specialist.

Do you want to help build the future for one of the best and fastest growing non-food retailers in Europe? Apply now by using the 'Apply' button and add your CV and motivation letter. We are more than happy to invite you for an interview!

Are you interested in finding out more about this function or the application procedure? Please contact Yaseen Schrueder (International Recruiter) on (+31)0 228 565 080.

Agency calls are not appreciated.


Information and application:


Please send your application for Financial Systems Analyst (Financial Controller) at Action in Zwaagdijk-Oost including your CV via our website.

Job posted

23 februari 2018
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More information:

For futher information you can contact Yaseen Schrueder (International Recruiter) on (+31)0 228 565 080.

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