DHL Express, Inc. Financial Analyst (Fluent in English) in Netherlands


Please note: all candidates must have great language skills in English

Job Purpose

Support in ensure high quality/ cost effective managerial reporting in accordance with

accounting principles and all relevant corporate policies.

Principal Accountabilities

  • Support preparation financial reports, cost reports on a regular basis

  • Perform month-end closing activities according to month-end schedule

  • Basic analysis of month-end results and management reporting

  • Ensure that all financial data is in compliance with corporate accounting policiesand IFRS

  • Participate in system/process improvement and standardization initiatives

  • Participate in review and improvement in existing processes

  • Participate day-to-day finance controlling operations

  • Investigation of queries and abnormalities

  • Control cost center structure

  • Preparation of cost allocations

  • Support in preparation of system/interface reconciliations in terms of all possiblecategories (accounts/cost centers)

  • Support preparation/processing of judgmental accruals and provisions ifnecessary

  • Support the financial transparency in line with IFRS and DP DHL policy

  • Ensure positive relationship with the business partners (in particular the countrycontrolling organization)

Knowledge / Skills / Experience

  • University level in Accounting/Controlling or equivalent by experience

  • Good knowledge of IFRS principles is considered and asset

  • Basic knowledge of Controlling principles

  • PC-Skills: Good knowledge of Microsoft Office, Expert Microsoft Office Excel AndAccess.

  • Language skills: Good knowledge of English

  • Good in numbers and strong analytical skills

  • Independent thinker

  • Good stress resistance, ability to work with short deadlines, ability to work onvarious tasks at the same time

  • Positive can do mentality, always looking for improvements

  • Team player


  • Making Customers More Successful

  • Shaping Direction

  • Driving High Performance

  • Developing Others

  • Developing Self

Other comments

  • Working under the supervision of the Senior Controller

  • Certain level of flexibility regarding working hours (Month-end closure, ad-hoctasks) on exceptional basis

  • Travelling maybe required during knowledge transfer for business reviews orsimilar

Grade 5

This job is posted both internal and external. Internal candidates with equal experience and qualifications for the position will be preferred.