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Assistant Controller (Fulltime/Eindhoven)

22 November, 2021

Assistant Controller (Interim/Fulltime/Eindhoven)


Additive Industries

Additive Industries is accelerating industrial additive manufacturing by offering a modular 3D printing system and a seamlessly integrated information platform to high-end and demanding industrial markets. With substantially improved reproducibility, productivity, and flexibility, Additive Industries redefines the business case for additive manufacturing applications in aerospace, automotive, energy, and high-tech equipment.


Function Description

Additive Industries is looking for an Assistant Controller to join our Finance team. The Finance team consists of both accounting and controlling. Within this team, you will support the Group Controller but will also work closely with the CFO and Finance Manager. The administration has grown quickly, with the size of our company. Therefore, the Finance Team is continuously working on further professionalising and automation of our administrative processes together with developing the controlling activities within the Company. The Assistant Controller ensures that financial transactions are recorded timely, accurately, and in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles. 


Your financial activities consist of (but are not limited to):

  • Assists in managing the month-end and year-end close processes to include the preparation of journal entries and monthly account reconciliations
  • Partner with cost center/department managers on month-end close for accounting related information as well as understand business drivers that impact the financial results
  • Prepare and consolidate monthly financial statements, financial position forecasts, and reports required by the Board
  • Prepare weekly cash flow forecasts
  • Analyze financial details of the Company for accuracy and completeness as well as to identify and develop opportunities for improvement
  • Assist in coordinating the annual budgeting process
  • Assists with preparation for audits and compilation of the consolidated annual report
  • Participate in finance projects
  • Other duties as assigned and needed


The most important ingredients for successful fulfillment of the position are:

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Highly skilled in accounting and financial processes
  • Solid understanding of GAAP
  • Detail-oriented and highly organized with an eye for detail
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Skilled in time management and the ability to prioritize tasks
  • Critical and proactively with suggestions for improving processes
  • Working independently within a small team
  • Hands-on attitude


Reporting line

The Assistant Controller reports to the Group Controller.


Knowledge and Experience


  • Bachelor’s degree (or higher) in accounting, finance or related field

Experience indication:

  • At least 3-4 years’ experience in finance
  • Experience with ERP and administrative software (Preferably Microsoft Dynamics)
  • Strong in both Dutch and English
  • Experience with MS Office (Outlook, Word), working with Excel comes naturally to you


Hours:  40 hours a week


Personality characteristics

Additive Industries is a young and quickly maturing professional organization. We have developed a strong pragmatic team mentality in which we work and experiment together to achieve common goals. We are looking for a wide diversity of people coming from different backgrounds to join our organization. We have formulated the following personal traits contributing to our professional mentality:

  • Open, confident and result-driven
  • Driven by challenges, eager to learn, and entrepreneurial
  • Proven team player who takes ownership
  • Professional and structured
  • ‘Fun to work with’