Utrecht, Netherlands

Educational Level:


Senior finance professional

what you do

As a Senior Finance professional, you are responsible for the implementation and execution of the financial administration of our foreign entities. You report and analyze the monthly results of these entities and you act as the go-to person and pro-active advisor (e.g. WKR) regarding any fiscal matters which might arise within the organization.

the team

The Finance department now consists of one junior and two senior finance professionals, who report to the Finance Manager. The team ultimately reports to the CFO.

We are dedicated to helping each other grow in a culture where everyone is respected and heard. Building a Financial Shared Service Center is our ongoing goal.

As a fast-growing international company, we are facing some exciting challenges, such as the currently ongoing implementation of our new ERP system. This will allow us to professionalize our financial reporting for both financial- and project administration, and will need some further fine-tuning in the future. Besides this, Northwave is rapidly expanding internationally which creates new, unique challenges for the finance department.

You enjoy

  • Being a team player and caring about the well-being and development of others
    within our company;
  • Numbers and Excel & Power BI and you are savvy with tools and software;
  • Implementing new foreign entities;
  • Optimizing ERP systems;
  • Sharing tax knowledge;
  • A working environment where fun at work and social events are very important.


What we expect from you

  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Economics, Accounting or equivalent
  • Proven fiscal knowledge
  • Proven experience in implementing and executing the administration of foreign entities
  • Familiarity with MS Dynamics is a plus
  • You are fluent in English (verbal and written), Dutch and/or German is a plus
  • You are hands-on, eager to learn and have positive energy

What you can expect from us

  • New Macbook, iPhone and mobility scheme to support flexible working
  • 25 vacation days
  • Good retirement arrangement
  • Company wide courses and individual training opportunities to further develop yourself
  • 200+ passionated colleagues to work with and learn from
  • Fun company events and parties, check our working at page here for an overview

Application process


After you applied, Emilie will give you a call to discuss what you are looking for in your next step.

1st interview

We are curious who you are and would like to tell you more about Northwave and this role. This meeting will be with Emilie and the manager.

2nd interview

We go further in depth and you will meet colleagues from the team. Hopefully you want to visit our office!

Job offer

The moment to say “I do!” Hopefully you are as enthusiastic as we are and come aboard as a new Northwaver!

Join us!

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