Financial Controller

  • Aanbod Excellent remuneration package | The Hague
  • Vakgebied Finance
  • Dienstverband Fulltime
  • Vacaturenummer VAC-10027413
  • Locatie Den Haag
  • Type overeenkomst In dienst van opdrachtgever
  • Branche Finance

Over deze vacature

Do you have at least 5 years’ experience as a Financial Controller / auditor / finance manager or equivalent? And do you have an intrinsic interest or experience in working for an organization operating in the healthcare industry? Then we have an opportunity not to be missed!

For the European Hematology Association (EHA), we are looking for an experienced Financial Controller. EHA is an international, diverse organization that promotes excellence in patient care, research, and education in hematology. As a Financial Controller at EHA, you’ll be responsible for the entire financial accounting and reporting process, the annual audit, and the financial risk register. An important role at an international, non-profit organization. Does this match your ambitions? Then read further below.


As a Financial Controller at EHA, you are responsible for the entire financial accounting and reporting process, the annual audit, and the financial risk register. You possess the skills to develop and roll out financial processes and procedures, ensuring the continuous growth of EHA. In this important role, you will work closely with the Head of Operations and the department heads. Further, you’ll be successful by fulfilling the following tasks and responsibilities:

  • Deliver periodic financial reporting, both internal and external
  • Maintain the financial manual, including continuous process review and improvements
  • Maintain the financial risk control framework
  • Supervise the finance officer
  • Prepare the annual report and accounts
  • Supervise the annual financial audit
  • Initiate process improvements to adjust to rapidly changing and high demanding situations


The European Hematology Association (EHA) is a non-profit organization that supports and connects hematologists worldwide. EHA promotes excellence in patient care, research, and education in hematology towards a cure for all blood disorders. Our programs and services serve medical professionals, researchers, and scientists. We provide programs to enhance the professional development of hematologists. We support and mentor career development and research, harmonize hematology education, and advocate for hematologists and hematology at local and international levels. Based in the Netherlands, EHA is a foundation led and supported in its activities by a Board of distinguished peers, an international Executive Office, and specialized committees.


EHA offers you an interesting job in an ambitious and growing international, dynamic environment with a relevant mission. You will have the possibility to follow courses that contribute to your personal development. Further, you will be rewarded with:

  • A competitive salary
  • 8% holiday allowance
  • A collective, premium free pension plan
  • 30 vacation days
  • Commuting allowance
  • Flexible home working arrangement


We are searching for a Financial Controller who can plan, prioritize, manage, and execute multiple projects simultaneously. You are analytical, strategic, collaborative, diplomatic, and capable of building relationships. Hence, you are an effective team player with excellent interpersonal skills. Further, you bring:

  • A master’s degree in financial controlling, or a related field
  • At least 5 years’ experience
  • Demonstrated experience with RJ640
  • Demonstrated experience in VAT declarations and other fiscal matters
  • Working knowledge in accounting software, preferably Exact Globe
  • Excellent spreadsheet skills (Excel or equivalent)
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Excellent oral and written English and Dutch language skills