Financial Controller

Job description

About us

Whether you are going on holiday or on a business trip, a delay or cancellation is always annoying. Unfortunately, airlines generally refuse to pay the legally-required compensation to the affected passengers. Lack of knowledge, expertise and time are the main reasons for passengers to give up. For this reason, Yource, the parent company of and others, was founded in 2010. We help all travelers and tour operators claim compensation for delayed, canceled and overbooked flights. Yource is live in 9 countries and offers support in 8 different languages all under one brand. We take care of all communication with third parties and aim to bring all claims to a successful conclusion.

A professional investor in the small cap segment with approximately EUR 220M under management is on board since 2018.

Yource is looking for a Financial Controller to strengthen the finance team based in Amsterdam!


The Financial Controller is responsible for the following:

  • Sparring partner of the CFO, co-determine and implement the growth strategy and come up with improvement proposals. Jointly responsible for the optimization of the financial processes.

  • You are responsible for the cashflow forecasting;

  • Composing annual financial budget with CFO and management team;

  • Real-time consolidated insights in financial performance of Yource;

  • Monthly financial closing;

  • Prepare, monitor and explain detailed management reports, KPIs (including non-financial KPIs) to management, investors and the bank;

  • Account receivables of 100+ airlines and customers;

  • Accounts payable;

  • Data analytics (tableau);

  • Salary administration.


Your Profile

  • Good social and communication skills (Fluent Dutch and/or English speaker);

  • Excellent bookkeeping/accountancy knowledge (Exact Online);

  • Advanced Office skills especially in Excel and PPT;

  • Persuasiveness, result-oriented, proactive and signaling;

  • Strong analytical skills, you are strong in analyzing figures and processes and you know how to translate your analysis into concrete steps;

  • Bachelor/Master degree in accounting/finance;

  • You have at least 3 years of relevant work experience in a similar role.

What do we offer?

  • A varied set of tasks with a lot of responsibilities and career opportunities;

  • An informal and flexible working environment with fun and young colleagues;

  • Friday afternoon drinks, quarterly office parties and an annual company outing;

  • The stimulation to always share your ideas, at any time, on any level;

  • Full time position (40 hours per week);

  • The possibility to work remotely (partly);

  • 25 holiday days;

  • Pension plan;

  • Last but not least, our office dogs Truus en Frits!


Getting excited to be part of Yource? Then simply apply via the link below with your CV and motivation letter. Additional questions? You can always call Bart (CFO) at 0655367335.