Senior Financial Controller (SFC)


Zaventem, BE

At Etex, our purpose is to inspire new ways of living. We are an international leader in sustainable construction, driven by a passion for excellence, but it's our people that are our top priority. We connect, collaborate, and champion the well-being of our employees, forming partnerships and pioneering change in our ever-evolving industry.

At Etex, we seek to make a meaningful impact in the lives of our customers and our communities. Are you looking for a company where you can learn, grow & lead? Join us as a Senior Financial Controller in Belgium.

This is a great opportunity for a Financial Controller who is passionate about leveraging cutting-edge technology to drive financial excellence. As a pivotal member of our team, you will oversee end-to-end financial operational activities within our Benelux region.


What you’ll do:

  • Partner with business units to align financial control activities with strategic objectives.

  • Build strong relationships with internal and external stakeholders, providing consultative support.

  • Lead the period-end closing process, ensuring integrity and accuracy of financial statements.

  • Deliver statutory reporting in compliance with IFRS and Country GAAP, facilitating external audits.

  • Identify and implement opportunities for automation and improvement.

  • Implement digital tools such as PowerBI, Robotics, and AI to enhance efficiency and forecasting accuracy.

  • Champion digital transformation initiatives and ensure adherence to global reporting standards.


What you’ll bring:

  •  Bachelor's degree in Finance, Accounting, or related field; MBA or CPA preferred.

  • Proven experience in financial management with a focus on digital transformation.

  • Expertise in data analytics tools such as PowerBI; familiarity with Robotics, Machine Learning, and AI.

  • Thorough understanding of IFRS and Country GAAP compliance.

  • Strong communication and leadership skills, with the ability to drive change.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English; proficiency in Dutch is a plus


Why join us?

  • We are named the world's #1 most trustworthy company in the construction sector by Newsweek and Statista in 2023!

  • Our culture – we connect & care about those around us. We nurture teamwork, communities, partnerships and new ways of working, placing the highest importance on the safety and working environment of our people.

  • Our ‘Road to Sustainability 2030’ is our plan to help build a better, sustainable future. We work towards this vision by caring about our social and environmental impacts and developing innovative solutions

  • We have a strong conviction that diversity of thinking helps us to deliver a strong and sustainable performance. It is also essential for us that everyone feels part of the team. In this spirit, we are committed to equal opportunities and zero tolerance towards discrimination

  • Flexibility: For us, hybrid and flexible working is all about trust, and we want you to be able to do your best work