Financial Controller Albert Heijn Commerce

Zaandam, The Netherlands
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The job

As a financial controller, you are able to provide the Albert Heijn commerce business with insights that can really make a difference. This can be either accomplished by performing top class financial control and by developing and continues improvement of reporting.

You will be part of an energetic team which aims to automate everything, so we have time left for things we are good at: making processes and reporting work flawless and providing valuable insights.

Do you enjoy working with with BI tools like Tableau and Power BI, crunching big data with Alteryx or willing to learn these skills on the flow? Are you the next gen financial controller who understands that bookkeeping knowledge is essential to accelerate in order to make impact? Then this is the role which needs you.

The job itself

As a financial controller in the AH Commerce team, you focus on all trade financial control and reporting related work for Albert Heijn. Part of the job is financial control and is done in close cooperation with business control and business itself. You are the linking pin between them and our outsourced administration office.

The other part of the job will be related to creating, maintaining and improving management reports. By doing this in BI tooling, you can make a difference in how the business is making decissions.

Next to this, you will be given the chance to really make a deepdive in the financial world of Albert Heijn.

Your new office

The financial control team Albert Heijn Commerce (AH Commerce) is part of the Finance & Accounting team (F&A) within Business Services Finance. F&A is consisting of multiple brand and process teams. The aim of F&A is to further develop the professional capabilities of the teams, building a true knowledge center on financial processes and services, and business partnering with our stakeholders.

What do we offer?

  • A diverse and challenging job that combines accounting, analytical and problem solving skills to deliver desired results;
  • Working in the dynamic and continuously changing and evolving environment of Ahold Delhaize, in a team with a great mix of both experienced and young professionals;
  • An environment where development of content knowledge and personal skills are an integral part of work, and with career opportunities in the wider Ahold Delhaize Finance organization.

Besides good career benefits, we also offer great other benefits such as:

  • a competitive salary (min. € 3,305.- - € 4,506.- a month at its max) with a great pension plan.
  • 45 vacation days in total.
  • the ability to follow courses via the Finance Frontrunners University.
  • a grocery discount at Albert Heijn and samples! At our head office we get the change to test/taste samples of products on a regular basis.


  • University degree in business studies or business economics or equivalent;
  • A minimum of 2-6 years of experience in finance, preferably in financial controlling, data analytics and/or business controlling;
  • Some experience in participating in projects;
  • Experience with Tableau, Hyperion and/or Power BI is a big advantage;
  • Fluent in Dutch and English (both written and verbally).

Apply now

Seeing is believing. That is a fact for our local stores, but certainly also for our head office in Zaandam, the Netherlands. Perhaps Ahold Delhaize is your new workplace where you as Financial Controller be part of a great and dynamic Finance team. Apply now with resume an cover letter via this website.

Would you like to learn more first before applying? Sebastiaan Taling, Talent Acquisition Specialist can tell you a lot more about this position via

Please note that Ahold Delhaize (including AH, ETOS en Gall) does not approve of commercial, contractor and/or agency acquisition or commercial use of this advertisement. Proposing candidates without invitation is not appreciated and will not be considered by us.

Sebastiaan Taling
Talent Acquisition Specialist - Finance, HR, Legal en Support

Application process

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Job offer
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