International Finance Manager

Organization

TBAuctions is a leading industrial online auction platform and marketplace for second hand and second chance goods. The company was created in 2018 via the merger of two established businesses, Troostwijk Auctions (B2B auctions) and BVA Auctions (B2C auctions). Since then, this new tech-driven company grew very fast due to a successful buy-and-build strategy combined with organic growth. With labels/partners spread throughout Europe, they are headquartered in Amsterdam. 

With their vision “everything has value”, TBAuctions truly strives to make a positive impact on our planet. In a world where overconsumption is a threat, TBAuctions finds it important to extend the life of every product as long as possible. This is why they auction millions of products every year!

Backed by private equity investors Castik Capital and Summa Equity, TBAuctions will continue to strengthen its excellent market position within existing regions and industries, accelerating organic growth and accelerating the pace of add-on acquisitions to build the leading pan-European auction house.

For their largest brand, Troostwijk International, we are looking for the new Finance Manager. In this exciting role, 
you are the finance business partner of the Troostwijk International Managing Director and end-repsonsbile for all finance matters. Troostwijk International is a leading European auction house that fully mastered the craft of valuing and auctioning industrial assets. Founded in 1930 as a family company, nowadays, they operate with more than 200 employees, including local industry experts throughout Europe. 

The job profile

As Finance Manager of Troostwijk International, you get to work for a PE backed, multicultural technology company that is both maturing internally as well as growing rapidly externally. You play your part in the (international) growth journey of TBA which offers you a multitude of valuable learning experiences. Some of these comprise of: learning to steer at a higher level of financial management and to work together with an international team with different cultures.

In this role you support the Troostwijk International Managing Director with financial planning, business analyses and reporting. In addition, you have managerial responsibility for the finance department of the DACH countries and Italy (including relation with external administrators where relevant) and you will be financial and business sparring partner for the country managers of DACH and Italy.

"With their vision “everything has value” TBAuctions truly strives to make a positive impact on our planet by extending the lifespan of millions of products. In a world where overconsumption is a threat, TBAuctions finds it important to extend the life of every product as long as possible. This is why they auction millions of products every year!"

The ideal candidate

  • Finished Masters’ degree in Economics, Accountancy & Control, Finance or related (RC/CIMA/CMA qualification is a plus);
  • Relevant managerial experience in a finance function at a commercial company;
  • Strong experience from finance, accounting, reporting and business control;
  • Experience from international operations and reporting;
  • Good language skills in English and German (any other European language is considered a plus (presence is in Scandinavia, UK, Germany, Italy, France, Austria and Eastern Europe);
  • Excellent analytical skills;
  • Good digital user skills;
  • Good leadership and communication skills;
  • Good business and commercial understanding;
  • Hands-on and like to be in the middle of the business.

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