Junior Financial Controller


Are you eager to start your accounting career at an international and dynamic company in the EdTech (Education Technology) sector? Are you looking for an impactful role at a great company where you get a lot of opportunities and responsibilities?

Then this role is an amazing next step to develop your accounting and finance skills!

What will you do

As a Junior Financial Controller you will join the Finance and Controlling team, consisting of a Head of Finance, Financial Controller and two Financial Administrators. Our main tasks are the preparation of monthly management reports, budgets, year-end financial statements and day to day accounting and finance responsibilities for our different companies (Squla NL, WRTS, Squla PL, Scoyo). You will assist the team in this and in addition, there will be enough space to learn and grow and take on new challenging tasks.

Main day-to-day responsibilities

  • preparing journal entries

  • checking invoice approval system

  • checking budget sheets

  • communicating with internal stakeholders

  • assisting the finance team with ad-hoc tasks


What we expect from you

  • A relevant Bachelor's degree (e.g. Accounting and Controlling);

  • 0-2 years relevant working experience;

  • Accounting and Excel skills and ideally experience with accounting systems such as Exact Online;

  • Good knowledge of common accounting standards, i.e. Dutch GAAP and IFRS is nice to have;

  • Excellent communication skills (proficient in English, Dutch is nice to have)

What we don’t expect from you

  • To come to the office every day, because we work flexibly in a hybrid way

  • To get bored, because we definitely have enough challenging work for you!

  • To already know everything about finance and accounting, you’re here to learn

What you can expect from us

The Futurewhiz office is located in a beautiful office (with a view!) in Amsterdam Amstel, right by the station. We work hard, play hard and we have a lot of fun and foster an informal yet professional atmosphere. Fresh fruit, healthy lunch, monthly drinks and company events are an important part of our culture. We are working in a hybrid way partially from our new office, partially from home. We love self-development, and that is why you will be given an annual learning budget. Every employee is also provided a Macbook and a Squla and WRTS account for life!

The Futurewhiz crew is a dynamic team that is enthusiastic about creating a fun, new way of learning in this ever-evolving digital age. We believe that a positive work environment not only encourages great teamwork, but is key to motivating our team to produce high quality products. We provide our team members with the resources they need to make sure they can do their jobs properly and get the results we aim for. Although our team is diverse and everyone brings their own interests and uniqueness to the table, every single person is excited about the great work Futurewhiz is doing.

*Candidate profiles received via recruitment agencies will not be reviewed.