Finance Officer

Job description

Do you have an eye for detail? Do you get a kick out of financial administration that runs like clockwork? And last but not least, do you want to contribute to a better world with your work? Read on to find out how you can be part of one of the biggest revolutions going on right now: solar energy!

About Sungevity

At Sungevity we have one mission: covering all roofs with solar panels to boost the energy transition. To spark this ‘Rooftop Revolution’, we are dedicated to making solar energy easy, affordable and fun. To accelerate this solar movement, we are looking for new 'Solar Warriors' to join our passionate and international team.

Our 150 committed employees work hard to make our mission reality. We do this from our beautiful office in the north of Amsterdam or flexible from home. Together with our partners, installers and customers we build a new generation: Generation Sun. Curious to get to know our organization and culture? Have a look at our job page!

Your role

As a Finance Officer you work in our team of financial administration. To give you an idea, these will be your most important tasks:

  • Overall co-responsibility for the financial administration

  • Registering and booking of purchase and sales invoices

  • The preparation and processing of payments

  • Managing accounts receivable and accounts payable

  • Performing control activities and preparing for periodic audits

  • Suggesting improvements for the financial administration

You work in a small and close-knit team. During the daily 'huddle', good news and priorities are shared. Together with Paul as Controller and Andrew as Senior Financial Officer, you will run the show. Because of this, you will learn a lot about our entire financial process in a short time.


Our wishlist

  • You have at least a secondary vocational education (MBO) level of education, preferably with relevant training (e.g. Modern Business Administration)

  • Preferably 1-2 years of experience in a similar position

  • You have a proactive attitude and work accurately

  • You get a kick out of creating a clear overview of the accounts

  • Excel is your best friend

  • You speak and write English fluently.

What’s in it for you?

  • A job for 32-40 hours a week, where you can really make a difference;

  • A salary between € 2100 - € 2500;

  • Secondary employment conditions such as travel allowance and 25 vacation days;

  • A pension scheme = fun in your old age;

  • The flexibility to work (partly) from home or from our (cheerful) office in Amsterdam North;

  • Various learning tracks, for which we work together with Lepaya;

  • Unlimited and anonymous access to e-health platform 'OpenUp' that provides access to webinars, self-help programs, health checks and professional psychologists. At Sungevity, we care about your wellbeing, both at work and privately;

  • Monthly drinks & 3x a year a company event;

  • An entrepreneurial sustainable environment where you get a lot of freedom to put your ideas into practice;

  • Learning everything about solar energy and other technologies within the energy transition: the future is now!

  • The nicest colleagues in the Benelux: at Sungevity we are always cheerful.

The diversity of backgrounds, cultures and perspectives within Sungevity is essential to achieve our mission. Our challenges are unique, we need as many different voices as possible to solve them together - voices like your own. So wherever you come from, who you love or what you believe in, you are welcome to be you at Sungevity. So feel free to omit this from your resume, if you want to!

Studies show that women and people from underrepresented groups only apply for jobs if they meet 100% of the qualifications. Do you recognize yourself in this? Then we want to encourage you; When in doubt, just apply! Together we will find out if there is a match.

Our application procedure consists of two interviews.
Excited about working with us? Hit the apply button and we will get in touch with you as soon as possible!