Business Controller

Permanent employee, Full-time · Den Bosch

Are you ready to be part of a global movement transforming the future of food and feed? Protix is on the lookout for a Business Controller to dive into exciting projects and finance activities. The role offers a diverse work environment as you work from our headquarters in Noord-Brabant, collaborate with our improvement teams at our factory in Bergen op Zoom, and the flexibility to work from the comfort of your home. If you're ambitious and crave growth, join us in shaping the future!
What will your mission be?
As a Protix Business Controller, you will have the opportunity to grow in your function together with the strong growth of the organisation. You'll be the sparring partner for the business by challenging them on the financials and provide improvement ideas. You will take charge of budget setting, reporting, and monitoring, collaborating with Finance Control and Corporate Finance to provide top-notch management information. You have a critical eye and you are driven to challenge the business and provide advice!
What will be your responsibilities?
  • Be the (financial) sparring partner for the various departments, with a focus on business partnering. You challenge the business and provide proactive improvement ideas
  • Support the departments in providing business analyses
  • Responsible for the budget setting, reporting and monitoring
  • Translate strategic objectives into realistic goals, budgets and understandable (management) reports and other information
  • Drive effective cost control by tracking performance against budget centres
  • Create periodic management information packs, explaining deviations, and suggesting improvements
  • Develop and maintain Excel-based models and reports
  • Share your observations and insights with the Finance Leadership Team, contributing to continuous improvement
  • Stay ahead by monitoring news, trends, and external supplier/partner developments
Who are you?
  • You have a bachelor’s or master’s degree in business administration, Business Economics, or a comparable subject
  • At least 4 years of experience in a similar position
  • Excellent communicative skills, dare to have a critical eye and challenge people
  • Excel guru with a passion for software.
  • Strong proficiency in English (spoken and written), with Dutch as a plus.
  • Proactive and a self-starter.
What do we promise?
  • Be a game-changer in a driven and inspiring team!
  • A fast moving, entrepreneurial and sustainable work environment
  • There is a lot of room to take responsibility and to develop yourself further
  • A salary that matches your professional experience
  • You get the opportunity to work multiple days from home
  • Grab your slice of the Protix pie with our employee participation plan
  • Enjoy a 6-week sabbatical after 5 years with 50% paid!
  • Receive a   travel allowance of €0.23 per km, even if you're biking. Full reimbursement for public transport!
Ready to be part of something extraordinary? Apply now and let's revolutionize the future of food together!
About us
Protix is an organisation that focuses on the ingredient of the future: insects. By specializing in breeding the Black Soldier Fly – specifically the larvae – Protix ensures a future-proof source of an important ingredient: protein. With the use of artificial intelligence, high-tech applications, improvements in genetics and robotics, Protix ensures the return of the natural balance in our food chain.

Ready to be part of something extraordinary? Apply now and let's revolutionize the future of food together!

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