Commercial Controller / Strategy Officer

Want to think [big] and [grow]?

Commercial Controller / Strategy Officer  

The challenge
The commercial controlling role is to be strategic business partner for the Sales and Marketing teams to help them drive long term sustainable growth. You’re role is not just to report but to add value by clarifying our performance against plan and highlighting opportunities and risks. This involves decision & negotiation support, financial planning and delivering a strong governance environment. 

The Commercial Strategy Officer position covers a broad range of roles and acts as the key interface between Sales, Marketing, Finance and Supply to deliver effective business plans in multiple ways. The role is responsible for challenging and supporting the pricing strategy, and for directing the trade promotional and pack format strategies, delivering clear recommendations for growth and developing a Price, Pack, Promo roadmap.

The requirements

  • Minimum education level in finance at HBO level, WO level preferred

  • 5+  years of work experience in controlling, ideally in FMCG/food

  • Team player with excellent communication skills: Fluent in English and Dutch

  • Strong Drive for Results

  • Specific experience of commercial decision support / business partnering

  • Outstanding skills at financial tools excel, BI, SAP

  • Able to work under time pressure and able to juggle multiple priorities 

  • Strategic thinker with a creative mindset & strong planning and organising skills.

  • Pro-active & self-motivated, energized & passionate personality

  • Excellent analysis and interpretation skills, you'll be a strong communicator who can influence vertically, laterally and with internal customers to achieve their buy-in

The offer

  • Agility and speed of a small and locally focused business, with the support of a large multinational group.

  • Interesting growth opportunities within the organization

  • The pride to be working for frozen food’s market leading A-brand.

  • A company where corporate social responsibility is more than just another slogan with our comprehensive “Forever Food” programme.

  • Pay for performance: an attractive basic salary package, combined with a great bonus scheme. 

    Yes, I’ll rise to this challenge!          
    Send your CV and application letter to Renske Rozemeijer: