Financial analyst

DAF Trucks N.V.
A challenging entry-level job for a financial professional (Master) with attractive career opportunities in the future.
The department Management & Cost Accounting is responsible for reporting and analyzing of truck results in coordination with Control Marketing & Sales. Furthermore, the department prepares and distributes several financial reports for senior management at DAF and PACCAR.   
Tasks and responsibilities
The financial analyst plays a central role in enabling insights to drive high-quality decision making by DAF’s Board of Management.

Main responsibilities:
  • You are responsible for the monthly residual value guarantee (lease portfolio) forecasting and financial close processes.
  • You support the Marketing & Sales department by coordinating and execution of monthly truck margin forecast and reporting.
  • You analyze and report the financial results in close cooperation with the controllers of foreign subsidiaries and Marketing & Sales and initiate improvement actions.
  • You work together with other departments within the company, such as PACCAR Financial Used Trucks, PACCAR Financial Asset Management, and Marketing & Sales as well as internal and external auditors.
  • You perform the internal controls within the area of responsibility.
  • You maintain, develop and improve information systems used for management accounting and reporting.
In this position you report to the Manager Management & Cost Accounting
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Skills and education
  • Master’s degree in accounting and/or business economics
  • Minmimal 1 years work experience in a financial position
  • Strong analytical skills, highly accurate and good communication skills
  • Nature of the job requires affinity with spreadsheets, databases (Excel & Access) and data analytic tools (Power BI)
  • Proficient in English and Dutch, both in writing and verbally
  • For this position we are looking for pro-active candidates with the potential to grow in PACCAR’s finance organization
We offer you
At DAF you will work in a professional, innovative and safe environment with a lot of autonomy and responsibility. We offer you a career with growth potential. You don’t just choose for a job, you choose for a career at DAF. If you like to work in an international organization with a no-nonsense culture and ambition, then DAF is your employer!
In addition to a good salary DAF offers you the following working conditions:
  • A 36-hour workweek;
  • 27 Vacation days and a possibility of 13 ADV days (reduction of working hours);
  • A variable bonus,  based on DAF results;
  • A good work-life balance (due to flexible working hours);
  • A retirement plan and group health insurance;
  • Extensive opportunities for personal growth, such as education programs and (online) training courses.
Drive your career, join DAF!
Sollicitatie informatie
If you recognize yourself in this profile and would like to take this challenge, we invite you to apply! Please upload your resume and motivation. For further information you can contact Ben Koopmans (Manager Management Accounting & Cost Accounting) via telephone number 040-214 3474 or Robert Zoontjens (Corporate Recruiter) via telephone number  040-214 3445