Junior Controller

  • Finance
  • Amsterdam, Netherlands

Junior Controller

Job description

Financial Administrator
We are looking for an experienced and independent Financial Administrator to join our finance team in Amsterdam.
We offer a very diverse and broad role that offers both a high degree of independence and requires a lot of cooperation. As a Finance Administrator it is important that you work meticulously and are focused on the details. We are looking for someone with at least a completed MBO education and at least four years of work experience in a financial-administrative position. Experience with Exact Online is a must.
You will report to the Finance Manager within the Finance team, which currently consists of three people. You work quickly and accurately, are a team player, take a lot of initiative and are happy with deadlines and challenges.

The role of Financial Administrator:

  • Taking care of a good monthly and annual closing and keeping track of the asset status.
  • Process invoices, declarations and receipts in the accounting system and ensure correct coding within the cost centers and carriers.
  • Processing incoming cash flows and creating payment files (SEPA) and preparing other payment orders.
  • Preparing and filing the quarterly VAT and ICP declarations.
  • Managing and maintaining an accurate system recording of accrued charges and deferred income.
  • Making periodic reconciliations of general ledger accounts.
  • Prepare and issue sales invoices and carry out active accounts receivable management.
  • Processing the payroll journal entries and their inter-company connections.
  • Manage the financial administration and ensure accounting accuracy and inter-company compliance



        • Excellent command of Dutch and English.
        • Very accurate and reliable working method;
        • Proactive, entrepreneurial and result-oriented attitude;
        • HBO work and thinking level Diploma in accountancy/accountancy or similar training;
        • At least 4+ years of relevant work experience;
        • Experience with Exact Online is a must;

        *An assessment is part of the selection procedure.

        Start: As soon as possible

        Weekly Hours: 40hrs per week 

        Salary: Competitive 

        Location: Remote Amsterdam 

        For more information or if you have any questions please contact Trixie Morrow hr@rockstart.com 

        *All offers are subject to the condition that the applicant obtains a Certificate of Good Conduct (Verklaring Omtrent het Gedrag (VOG)) that makes the Employee suitable to perform the duties referred to in this employment agreement.

        A bit about Rockstart

        Rockstart launched in 2011 in Amsterdam as one of Europe’s first startup accelerators. Today, Rockstart is an international company that supports and empowers the best startups on their way to success across four domains: Energy, Health, AgriFood, and Emerging technologies. We provide startups with access to capital, market, community, and expertise by connecting them to partners, investors, mentors and the wider Rockstart network.

        Rockstart also creates programs that are customised to boost collaboration between startups and corporates, driving faster access to co-creation, commercial partnerships, and investment. Rockstart has experience in designing and executing programs for Maersk, Shell, Dutch Ministry of Health, and many others.

        Since its inception, Rockstart has invested in 200+ startups and supported them in their journey to raise more than €89 million and hire more than 720 people. Rockstart is an international team of 35+ professionals dedicated to support and empower startups to become scalable and change their world for the better.