Financial Controller

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What do we promise?

  • Plenty of room for personal development
  • Access to the Boskalis academy
  • Non-contributory pension scheme

What do we ask of you?

  • A good command of English
  • Eager to learn
  • Continuous personal development

How you can make your mark

Make your mark as a decisive and result-oriented Financial Controller who is constantly looking for the story behind the figures. Are you ready for a new step in your career and do you want to work for a company that literally changes the world map? Are you looking to perform in a dynamic and international working environment that changes and develops continuously? And would the down to earth nature of Boskalis, a company with over 100 years of history within the maritime industry suit you perfectly? Then we would like to talk to you about the position of Financial Controller the Boskalis Offshore Energy.

For you as a finance professional, Boskalis offers various opportunities in the role of Financial Controller. You will be part of the division control department within Offshore Energy. A dynamic and challenging environment in which you will actively contribute to the position of financial control and the standardized way of work for the Offshore Energy division. You will interact with the different business units and staff department within the Offshore Energy Division on finance, accounting and IT related items.

Your responsibilities as a Financial Controller

In the role of Financial Controller you report to the manager division control and you are a sparring partner for all business units & staff departments within Offshore Energy. You will work from the Papendrecht office and you are responsible for:

  • Creating financial reports and being in touch with Group Accounting and Group Control;
  • Analyzing, taking care of and advice on the AO/IC regarding projects, processes and systems;
  • Contributing to the development and professionalizing the AO/IC;
  • Playing an active role in project teams working on finance related process improvements within the Offshore Energy division;
  • Cost controlling of the Offshore Energy staff departments, including administration in ERP system (Infor LN).

You are the Financial Controller we are looking for if you

  • At least have a bachelor degree in Business Economics, Business Administration, Accountancy or similar;
  • At least have 3 years of experience as a Controller in an international environment;
  • Have experience in Excel, ERP systems (Infor LN or likewise), Onestream, BI tooling;
  • Have a good command of English in both word and writing;
  • Are a team player with good communication skills;
  • Are flexible, analytically strong, goal oriented and stress resistant.

We offer

What Boskalis can offer you:  

  • A dynamic environment: A job where you can make an impact, in an earth-moving company, as part of a diverse, international team of experts.  
  • Rewarding conditions: A competitive salary and much more, including holiday allowance, holiday entitlement of 26 days (based on a full-time contract) and collective scheduled days off, a non-contributory pension scheme, collective schemes such as company health insurance, travel allowance. 
  • Career development: Plenty of opportunities to realize your full potential. Challenge yourself with (online) courses in our Boskalis academy.  
  • The Boskalis campus: Experience the unique Boskalis vibe at our Papendrecht site, complete with restaurants, sports fields, and a wharf where our vessels dock. We offer a state-of-the-art auditorium, brainstorming rooms, experience center for client meetings, and a barista corner where you can connect with colleagues.  
  • Young Boskalis: Are you under 36? Come and join Young Boskalis! Have fun and join in social and sports activities ranging from pub quizzes to yoga, bootcamps and an annual sailing boat race. Networking and knowledge sharing are a vital part of Young Boskalis as well. 

Extra information   

  • Your team: You will be part of a team of 3 colleagues. You will report to the Manager Division Control. 
  • Where you will work: for office-based roles, in consultation with your manager and your team, you work partly at home and partly in the office.  
  • Full/part-time job: The position of Financial Controller is a full-time (40 hours a week) job.  

About Boskalis

Working at Boskalis is about creating new horizons and sustainable solutions. In a world where population growth, increase of global trade, demand for (new) energy and climate change are driving forces, we challenge you to make your mark in finding innovative and relevant solutions for complex infrastructural and marine projects. 

Boskalis has one of the largest global fleets of specialized offshore vessels, allowing us to carry out a broad range of offshore activities. We provide innovative and sustainable all-round solutions to tackle major worldwide maritime challenges. Our Offshore Energy division supports sustainable energy solutions such as wind energy as well as traditional fossil facilities. We’re involved in the entire journey from developing and transporting to maintaining and decommissioning these facilities. 


We are more than happy to answer your questions about the position of Financial Controller. Please contact Tim Gouweleeuw, Recruiter via

Interested? Please apply by filling in your details and by uploading your cover letter and CV on our careers site.

Disclaimer for recruitment and selection agencies We don’t accept any unsolicited applications or CVs from recruitment- and
selection agencies. 


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