Team Lead Finance Operations (MR-34044341)

Location: Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands
Salary: competitive
Sectors: Finance
Job Type: Contract
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For one of our international partners I am looking for a Team Lead Finance Operations. Are you a good people motivator with management experience? Do you have the ability to drive the assigned projects and reach the pre-set objectives? Then you might be the person I am looking for!

Team Lead Finance Operations

Location: Amsterdam

Languages: English

Contract: 9 months via JP Gray (Full time / 40 hours per week)

Where will you work?

You will work within an international company at their HQ in Amsterdam.

As Team Lead Finance Operations you will help to apply the finance strategy aligned with the organisation's business objectives by working on key initiatives in different areas of content and specialty.

Your key responsibilities are:

As the Team Lead Finance Operations you will be responsible to develop and coach an international team in an environment that embraces change, cultivates service excellence, productivity, growth, empowerment, and teamwork. You will be responsible for the daily operations in your specific field of expertise and you are making sure that the team maintains the agreed service level agreements to different stakeholders and partners.

You will also be responsible for:

  • Manage, develop and coach a team of employees to ensure the development of individuals within the organization;
  • Be responsible to identify and hire new talented individuals to support the team objectives;
  • Counsel to drive improvements in the team ;
  • Be the decision maker with regards to escalations;
  • Implement and execute company policies and procedures and setting priorities;
  • Assure strong quality as well as productivity standards within the team;
  • Track and monitor performance levels, and manage underperformance;
  • Conduct 1-2-1 meetings with the team to maintain focus and motivation;
  • Prepare and conduct quarterly performance reviews and keep track of progress during the year;
  • Manage and achieve departmental KPIs in line with the organisation's business objectives;
  • Provide input when defining the team KPIs and SLAs in cooperation with the Finance Operations Manager;
  • Build strong relationships with other departments within the company;
  • Work with management to identify process improvements;
  • Be involved in the management and execution of ad hoc projects where required.

Your profile:

  • A Bachelor degree in Finance or in a related field
  • The ability to apply deep knowledge of a specific Finance function or broad knowledge and understanding of several different Finance functions
  • At least 4 years of experience
  • Excellent communication skills in both spoken and written English
  • Excellent teamwork skills
  • Understanding the impact of the team and the bigger picture
  • Good presentation and interpersonal skills
  • Demonstrated tenacity, drive, ability to inspire and collaborate
  • The ability to multi-task and a flexible and positive attitude
  • The ability to adapt style and approach in order to work effectively with internal and external stakeholders from a variety of different cultures


If you are interested in this role please apply via the website or contact Natcha Thiangbut via n.thiangbut(a) We always strive to respond to all applications within 5 working days. Sometimes due to the number of responses we cannot. If you have not received a reply we regret to inform that we have continued with other candidates.

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