Business Controller

Job description

Are you an enthusiastic, ambitious financial professional with highly developed analytical skills? Are you looking for a challenging position in an international e-commerce organization? Sunweb Group is looking for a Business Controller to join the team! Will you take part in the journey?

What is your role about?

In this role you will be reporting to the Director Finance & Control, be part of the Finance & Control team of Sunweb Group and you will be fully involved and interact directly with the Sunweb Group business teams.

  • Finance representative
    • Support and challenge the business as finance representative in a certain business team environment
    • Responsible for the respective key financial processes in the business and entry point for business concerning finance topics
    • Drive and ensure proper input for the Planning & Control cycle (monthly close, year-end, budget, forecast, strategic plan) and providing the key information to stakeholders
  • Decision making
    • Deliver business analyses and insights to the various business teams
    • Drive and safeguard correct business cases process​
  • Accountability
    • Secure proper information and insights in future developments ​in the interaction between the business teams and Sunweb management
    • Validate proper forecast and budget information and overviews
  • Reporting
    • Accommodate new information requests and embed structural reporting requirements
    • Ensure proper management information and insights in business development
    • Provide outside-in look (analyses, benchmark info etc) to create long term vision on business developments​

Let us introduce Sunweb Group

Sunweb Group is a fast-growing travel company that aims to become the leading digital holiday expert. We create amazing holiday memories for our customers. This is a big responsibility, and it is the main focus of our daily work. We are a group of self-driven and entrepreneurial people who work for fun, with a passion for traveling and an ongoing drive to create the best customer experience. The Sunweb Group has a pan-European identity with it headquarter in Zurich, back-office in Rotterdam, software and web development in Girona and various sales offices around Europe. We have 3 business units, Sunweb Sun, Sunweb Ski, and Eliza was here. They cross-collaborate for the best future proof strategy to a digital holiday expert.


Why join Sunweb Group?

  • International, ambitious, and dynamic organization
  • Full-time position (40h) at our Rotterdam office with flexibility to work from home
  • 25 holiday days plus 6 ATV days (based on full-time)
  • Challenging environment within a young and ambitious finance team with space to grow, learn and room for own initiatives. As you are eager to learn, we will provide you with on-the-job training to grow into your role.
  • Attractive discount when booking with our brands

Our office is in Rotterdam, but we are currently working from home. When the situation allows, we aim to be in the office (at least) 2 days a week.

What about you?

  • Bachelor/Master in Accountancy or Business Economics
  • At least 5 years of work experience as a controller or in an analytical finance position
  • Excellent communication skills both in Dutch & English is a must
  • You are currently living in the Netherlands and you have a BSN number.
  • You speak excellent Dutch and English. 
  • Strong business acumen and ability to challenge the status quo in a constructive way
  • Affinity for automation and for working in a changing environment

Is this your challenge?

Are you interested in this position, and do you recognize yourself in the above profile? Please send us your resume and answer the following question after you click the ‘Apply now’ button. Feel free to contact Sangita de Jong via

Sangita de Jong
Business Partner People, Organization & Culture

+31 6 1564 3497

People, Organization & Culture

Building Experiences for People
Werken bij Sunweb Group