NOTE: We are looking for candidates who are already based in the Netherlands.
About the role
Do you have a personality that thrives in a changing environment? Do you have the ability to look at things in a new way and the drive to test and improve our ways of working across IKEA? Don’t hesitate to apply today!
As a Financial Operations Manager you will lead the Transactional Accounting Team (approximately 8 co-workers) by inspiring and empowering co-workers to the best of their ability and continuously developing them and their assignments. You oversee and manage the entire transactional part of finance. As a Financial Operations Manager you ensure daily effective and efficient work routines, optimize operational transactional processes, mainly in the field of Accounts Receivable and Accounts Payable. You see opportunities to optimize the system landscape, processes and you’re passionate about building a competent and high-performing team of colleagues. A great opportunity to balance between operational and strategical topics.
We are looking for a driven person with a passion and proven track record for the transactional part of finance, continuously looking for improvement and driving change.
You are a Financial Operations Manager with excellent know-how who takes people along in more efficient processes and who enables colleagues to lead and contribute to their fullest potential. An experienced people manager and a trustworthy business partner with a solid financial and accounting background in a global complex environment.
Our vision, to create a better everyday life for the many people, influences everything we do. It’s a vision that lives in the everyday efforts of all co-workers, all over the world.
Fulfilling the IKEA vision requires a strong, efficient and sustainable business setup. That's why the IKEA Business is built on a franchise system. The IKEA Franchisor,Inter IKEA Systems B.V., is the worldwide owner of the IKEA Concept, and has the responsibility to ensure that the IKEA Concept stays attractive and competitive while enabling growth and a profitable business for IKEA franchisees.
We offer a friendly and inspiring working environment, challenging yet rewarding work with opportunities to grow, learn and develop.
A few more details for you
This is a full time role (40 hours per week) located in Delft, the Netherlands. In this role, you will report to the Accounting Manager. That said, it’s critical to work cross-functionally with other colleagues, stakeholders in the core businesses, franchisees and other organisations.
Please send your application – CV and motivation – in English and tell us why you would be a good fit. We look forward to hearing from you!