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Financial Controller - BeNeLux

Mechelen, Flanders, Belgium

Financial Controller - BeNeLux

  • WE00532
  • Mechelen, Flanders, Belgium


Imperial Brands is a globally operating company. Our products are for sale in more than 160 countries. We have 47 factories worldwide and have a headcount of 27,500 employees. Imperial Brands produces, distributes and sells a wide range of tobacco, cigarettes, fine cut and smokeless tobacco products, mass market cigars and papers, and vaping products. Through our Fontem Ventures business, we are developing a portfolio of brands beyond tobacco, including the e-vapour brand Blu. 

For our financial department we are looking for a new team member! We are searching for candidates for the following role based in Mechelen (BE) or in Oosterhout (NL): Financial Controller.


  • You are accountable for all financial accounting and reporting for Benelux legal entities.
  • You are responsible for ensuring the delivery of RTR/OTC/PTP/treasury services and credit control within Benelux by providing in-depth process expertise, managing the retained process activities and champion alignment of local processes to the global template
  • You are specialized in detailed RTR/OTC/PTP process execution, facilitation and transformation experience
  • You have experience in the ownership and delivery of business processes and deep-dive expertise on local process subcomponents


  • Your advanced Excel skills make it easy for you to shape big data into clear reports and analyses while your strong analytical skills and natural curiosity help you to come to the root of a problem and the story it tells
  • You have an eye for detail and are able to see the bigger picture, connect processes and bring the right people together to learn and improve the way we work and identify opportunities that can further drive our business.
  • You are a real team player and a strong communicator both verbally and in writing (fluency in English is essential, in Dutch and French preferable)
  • You enjoy working in a dynamic environment and manage your time effectively, prioritizing tasks to deliver on promises.
  • You have a Bachelor or Master’s degree in Accounting/Finance
  • You have experience as a general accountant, preferably in a FMCG environment
  • You have an affinity with SAP
  • You have a good understanding of GAAP and IFRS guidelines


Imperial Brands offers an independent full-time position with room for initiative within an international and dynamic organization. Our company culture is characterized by openness, drive and enthusiasm. We provide an attractive salary with various additional legal benefits.


If you are interested in this vacancy, please send your CV and motivation letter by clicking on the “apply” button on the page.

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The year Imperial was founded through the
coming together of 13 UK family-run


Imperial employees worldwide


Number of markets worldwide in which our products are sold