Financial controller

Job description

This is Allego

Allego is the leading company for fast and ultra-fast charging solutions to companies and consumers throughout Europe. We deliver charging facilities ranging from regular home charging to state-of-the-art high power charging that can be used by all electric cars and every EV driver, providing a seamless charging experience. Our goal is to contribute to zero emission mobility and allow EV drivers to charge at the right place with the right speed. The EV market is emerging and changing rapidly. With our proven track record and long experience, we keep driving forward with confidence.

A bit more about the job

We are looking for a Financial Controller to join our Finance team. As Financial Controller you and your team are responsible for all aspects of the financial accounting, VAT and reporting processes that results in the timely and accurate preparation of the books and records. You develop and maintain operating procedures and controls for the Accounting, Reporting and Financial Risk area. The responsibilities of the Financial Control team are divided in topics, such as stock, turnover, assets, etc. Each Financial Controller owns several topics as process owner (rotating over time). You will also be the financial business partner for the Managing Director(s).

The main responsibilities are:

  • Preparation of financial statements in accordance with IFRS.
  • Assisting with internal and external audit processes and liaise with audit team.
  • Creating overviews to monitor and report on the financial performance.
  • Maintenance of accounting infrastructure, including Accounting Manual and Standard Chart of Accounts.
  • Working on the measures of the Internal Control Framework.
  • Timely, accurate and efficient preparation of the European VAT declarations.
  • Operating in queries relating to accounting, reporting, tax and compliance, including non-routine compliance.
  • Being a great team member


This is you

You are a finance professional and comfortable in dealing with complex and technical financial accounting matters. You are keen to develop and grow within the role and challenge yourself to take on additional projects and responsibilities as they present themselves. Your flexibility, optimism and “can-do” attitude fits our fast-paced environment.

As our ideal candidate you also bring:

  • Bachelor/Master's degree in Finance or Accounting;
  • Several years of experience as an auditor and/or in financial control within a multinational;
  • Excellent knowledge of IFRS and local tax regulations;
  • Preferably experience with Microsoft Dynamics F&O;
  • Strong English communication skills (other languages like Dutch, German or French will be a plus);
  • Enough ambition to keep driving forward with us!

Our offer

A challenging job in a fast-paced, goal oriented environment. A competitive salary depending on education and experience. A good package of secondary conditions, including additional leave days, personal budget and pension. At Allego you choose your own challenges, we will make education and training available to keep driving forward. If you are interested in joining the Allego Team we look forward to receiving your resume and motivational letter via the direct link.

We look forward to meeting you.

Please do not contact us if you are an agency. We understand that you, above anyone else, have the best candidates, but we count on it that those candidates will know where to find us themselves.