Finance Manager

Would you like to be responsible for the finance department at an international fast-growing scale-up? Would you like to help setting up international branches? Would you like to be the right hand of the management in the field of finance? Are you a very accurate and analytical person? And do you have a completed HBO or WO education in business economics, accountancy or similar with several years of experience in a financial position? Then read our vacancy for Finance Manager!

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The staff consists out of various departments (such as finance, HR, and IT) aimed to support Fleet Cleaner as a whole and the other divisions so that they can function optimally. The office staff Is responsible for various internal processes, advising on different topics, and implementing internal improvements. Within the various departments of the office staff, there is a continuous focus on cooperation and improvement.

Your role

In the role of Finance Manager, you are responsible for the finances within Fleet Cleaner, including for example the planning and control cycle and various other financial reports and analyses. This includes the year-end closing and profit and loss accounts. As Finance Manager, you do not do this alone but together with two financial employees whom you manage. As Finance Manager you will ensure that the right steering and management reports are prepared within the organization. In this role you are a sparring partner in the field of finance for the management and you give them advice on various financial risks and opportunities. You ensure that Fleet Cleaner complies with all legislation in the field of reporting and finance.

The activities in the role of Finance Manager will include the following:

  • Managing the finance department, consisting of two financial employees, and ensuring that the goals of this department are achieved;
  • Taking care of the planning and control cycle (reporting, budgeting and forecasting);
  • Consolidating multiple (international) entities.
  • Taking care of the tax returns;
  • Setting up, maintaining and continuously improving steering and management reports that make it possible to steer the company towards sustainable growth;
  • Acting as a sparring partner for the management in the field of finance and providing financial advice on various topics;
  • Initiating and taking up projects to improve the financial processes and policies within Fleet Cleaner;
  • Preparing the annual report, including liaising with relevant parties.

In order to perform the role of Finance Manager well, we ask the following:

  • A finished HBO or WO education towards business economics, controlling, accountancy or similar;
  • At least three years of experience in a financial role (preferably in an international environment);
  • An analytical, accurate and honest personality;
  • Knowledge of tax aspects, financial business law and risk management;
  • Good written and oral communication skills in Dutch and English;
  • Advanced skills with Excel;
  • Experience with BI (such as PowerBI) is a plus.

What do we offer you?
We are pleased to offer you the following terms of employment for the role of Finance Manager:

  • Market conform salary and good fringe benefits;
  • 25 vacation days with full time employment;
  • Participation in Fleet Cleaner’s pension scheme;
  • High level of responsibility within a short time, and room to make a big impact within the company;
  • Opportunity to grow with a fast growing company;
  • An ambitious and informal work atmosphere in a growing and challenging environment;
  • A well prepared lunch and a nice Friday afternoon drink at the office.

About Fleet Cleaner
Fleet Cleaner has set a new standard for ship cleaning, with the ambition to establish a global network of cleaning facilities. We are a young, growing team that is continuously improving and expanding our innovations. There are three cleaning installations currently active in the largest seaports in Europe.

If you are interested or have any questions about this position, please fill in the form below or contact our HR Advisor by emailing If you have any questions, you can also mail to this mail address or call +31 6 24778397. We look forward to meeting you!

Contact our HR Advisor

John van Etten
tel: +31 6 24778397

Apply now

If you are interested in this position, please send us your resume and cover letter using the application form on the right or by emailing