Professional Financial Control

Do the words Performance control, Data analytics and Management accounting make your heart beat faster? As a young professional in the field of finance, are you interested in integrated management information? If so, be sure to read this vacancy at APG Asset management Amsterdam. 

The Netherlands / Amsterdam
40-40 hours
Years of experience
2 - 5
Academic higher education

This is going to be your job

As a Financial Controller, you will have a unique opportunity to immerse yourself in the dynamic world of asset management from a financial perspective. You will be jointly responsible for setting up and maintaining the planning & control cycle. For example, you draw up various financial and budget holder reports and are involved in financial statements and supervisor reports from the word go. In this position you will also hold the role of consultant to the business. You help the business to make choices that contribute to the strategic goals. As well as helping them, you are also able to challenge them, provide financial advice and critically assess business initiatives and their progress in a dynamic environment. In this field you are given the chance to reduce complex financial analyses to the basics using analysis tools. 

You are a member of the multidisciplinary Business Control team. You maintain a relationship with the accounting department of APG Group and with the financial experts at the locations of our subsidiaries in Hong Kong and New York. You will be based at the APG office in Amsterdam.

This is what you offer

You are a proactive specialist who is always on the lookout for innovation, improvement and development. You operate flawlessly at various levels and can hold your own in a complex field of stakeholders. You do this with a good deal of humor in our team with short lines of communication and an informal atmosphere.
What else you bring:

  • result-oriented, analytical, ability to bind and positively critical.
  • a completed academic education in the field of business economics, control and/or accountancy
  • solid accountancy knowledge and a track record in preparing/auditing consolidated financial statements
  • affinity with asset management
  • experience with financial analysis and visualization tools and willingness to contribute to the development and implementation of new technologies
  • between 2-5 years of relevant experience as a financial controller or as an assistant accountant/consultant at one of the 'Big Four' accounting firms
  • excellent command of the Dutch and English languages
An assessment may form part of the selection process.

This is where you'll work

For pension administrator APG, pension is about people, life and society. Through prudent asset management, pension administration, communication and advice, APG aims to contribute to a livable future in which we share prosperity and wellbeing honestly and sustainably. For present and future generations. For today, tomorrow and beyond.

We offer you a maximum salary of € 6.270.06 (based on 40 hours and depending on knowledge and experience) and good working conditions with a focus on flexibility.

More information

More information? Please contact Marc Lenoire at, team manager, who can tell you more about the content of the position. 

Do you see a future with APG? Apply by April 29 with a letter of application and CV in English and tell us about yourself.

I am happy to help you

Marije Renema

Corporate recruiter