Business Controller

Business Controller

Time Commitment: Full time

Start Date: Before end of 2019

Amsterdam, The Netherlands


Are you ready to join a world-class team in the Amsterdam Science Park on the forefront of IoT?

Sensoterra is a leading soil moisture sensor company on a mission to have a big impact on water conservation, sustainable food production and smarter cities. 

Sensoterra is seeking an entrepreneurial Business Controller who is passionate about building a
sustainable business for the planet by delivering a sustainable business model which creates
ROI for our customers. Are you the one?

The responsibilities of the Business Controller shall include:
● Support the management team, lead financial modelling and forecasting for strategic
decision making
● Set up, execute and optimize the monthly financial closing process
● Prepare annual reports of the various entities
● Enhance and implement robust finance control processes
● Take responsibility of accurate financial and non-financial KPI reporting for the
Sensoterra company, both internally as well as to Board of directors and shareholders
● Manage relationships with external stakeholders on financial matters (e.g. shareholders,
banks, auditor, tax authority)
● Work with external partners and oversee accounting, taxes and systems for
control/accounting (outsourced to accounting firm)
● Provide Business and financial analysis on projects as needed
● Assist in quarterly forecasts and annual budgets


● Masters degree in Finance, Business Administration or equivalent work experience
● 5-10 years of relevant work experience
● Experience with financial/ERP systems and Microsoft Excel
● Knowledge and experience with IFRS and Dutch tax laws is an advantage
● Analytical, self-starter, drive for improvements, team player, and pragmatic
● Good stakeholder engagement skills
● Ability to thrive in dynamic environment; flexibility to adapt to changing
processes/demands/systems associated with a growing company
● Aside from taking care of the day-to-day, youłre focused on where the company will be
in 24 months
Terms and compensation
● Full time or Part time
● Location: Science Park Amsterdam
● Competitive employment package for a 6 months interim period with the possibility to
convert to an indefinite contract

● Please submit your application with CV to Sander Overgaag at
[email protected] Application deadline Wednesday 6 November 2019