Junior Finance Specialist

  • Support
  • Amsterdam, Netherlands

Junior Finance Specialist

Job description

Are you ready to start your career in finance? Join our fun and ambitious Finance team in Amsterdam!


In this position you are responsible for all sorts of financial administrative tasks and you are the point of contact for the 1st-line (financial related) questions for the employees of Effectory. Together with two other colleagues you form Effectory's finance team.  You check and process purchase and sales invoices and you have a supportive role in the month-end closing. Whenever there is an audit, you help with preparing for this and making sure that everything runes smoothly. Besides that, you are also responsible for the debtors and creditors management. Whenever the management has questions you make sure to help them with providing them with the required management information. Handling declarations of Effectory's employees is also part of your duties. You also support your colleagues in purchasing processes by comparing suppliers and eventually negotiating for the best price. 


You have followed a finance related studies and have an affinity with numbers. You are skilled with Excel and preferably Exact Online. We are looking for someone for the long term, so we find it important that you have the ambition to grow in a career in finance. Your friends and family would describe you as: responsible, accurate, punctual, a strong communicator and someone who thinks in solutions. For us it is more important whether you have the qualities as described above, then a finished bachelor's or master's degree. For this position it is required that you speak fluently Dutch. 


Effectory – Europe’s leading provider of Employee Listening solutions – is a thriving company with more than 200 entrepreneurial, young and ambitious professionals who help organizations to collect feedback and ideas from their employees. Our mission is to make the working world a better place. Based in the center of Amsterdam, Munich, Malmö and Cape Town, our multi-disciplinary and self-managing teams collaborate with more than 1.200 clients in over 110 countries in ‘industries’ as varied as Retail, Production, Business & Financial Services and Non-Profit.



While working from our wonderful office overlooking the Amsterdam canals (Cultural Heritage), you’ll have a front row seat in one of the most progressive thinking and mission driven companies -- but you won’t be sitting still. After you are onboarded to fully grasp your role in fulfilling Effectory’s mission, you can make use of extensive professional and personal development opportunities, on and off the job. And with hard work should come fun: Friday drinks, legendary office parties, our Annual Big Day, team sport initiatives like the ‘Dam tot Dam’-run, our own boat to cruise the canals of Amsterdam and an organic lunch served daily. That, topped with a competitive salary and a fair piece of the profit-pie… need we say more?

The salary range for this position is: €2.314 – €2.650 gross a month, based on a 40-hour working week. 


1. You want this job: submit your application via the link below

2. We are intrigued: join a phone call to further introduce yourself and ask questions 

3. We all think it went well: we now meet live to get to know each other a bit better 

4. We like each other even more: you meet potential team members and get a bit of a pleasant grilling 

5. We want to see you in action: you complete a case/assessment (if applicable)

6. The final hurdle: we agree on terms & conditions, we sign and you start!