Funktion: Finance & Controlling

Art der Beschäftigung: Vollzeit

Ort: Hoofddorp

Land/Region: Netherlands

Junior Business Controller

Corporate division

About L’Oréal

L'Oréal has been a world leader in the cosmetics business for more than 100 years and has grown into one of the largest FMCG companies in the world. With international brands such as L'Oréal Paris, Garnier, Kérastase, Lancôme, Giorgio Armani and Vichy, we offer relevant products for every consumer.

In finance at L’Oréal we mean serious business! Are looking to work in a fun and challenging environment, and are you ready to make an impact?

We have various possibilities (upcoming around June), so let’s have a talk and explore the possibilities.

What would be your key tasks?

§  P&L management for part of our brands depending on the scope: anticipating risks & opportunities, daily stakeholder management like e.g. marketing, sales,… to drive the financial performance of the brands 

§  Overseeing month end closings with our business service center 

§  Revising the budget 3 times a year

§  Reporting timely the multi-brand zone requests 

§  Cooperation with Digital Controller on all reporting related aspects  

§  Ad hoc business requests

§  Follow-up on Internal Audit compliance and implement good internal control practices within your area of responsibility

§  Reporting to External Audit  

On top, at l’Oréal finance we feel that it is important that you can do your passion and what interests you most. We are always looking for people to broaden their scope and interests so your list of tasks can be amended to it!

Your profile

You are analytically strong but pragmatic when the situation requires. As a person you are determined to make a great impact by taking initiatives and sharing your ideas. It is important to feel comfortable to collaborate with different stakeholders and that you know how to convince them if necessary. Furthermore, you are open minded and supportive towards new initiatives.

Our ideal candidate has:

  • Approximately 2 years of experience
  • Has a master’s degree in a Finance related area, e.g., Finance, Economics, Accounting or Business Studies  
  • Has strong analytical skills to analyze the performance of the brands 
  • Has strong communicative skills and is able to act as a proactive business partner to the wide range of stakeholders 
  • Is flexible, open to (ad-hoc) challenges and working with tight deadlines 
  • Is innovative and out-of-the-box thinker who can challenge traditional methods 
  • Is fluent in English (oral and written) and preferably fluent in either Dutch and/or French 

What do we offer?

When you start at L'Oréal, you get a great deal of responsibility from day one. To develop, we offer an introduction program and an individual training program. Training can be local or at the global headquarters in Paris. An enriching experience where you will meet international peers.

Furthermore, you will find with us:

·       An inspiring work environment with ambitious colleagues, where working Agile is the norm

·       A healthy career perspective with good development and career opportunities

·       A competitive salary which is adjusted on an annual basis in case of good performance

·       Good secondary employment conditions, such as a 13th month, profit sharing, discount on medical expenses and a favorable pension scheme

·       Discount on L'Oréal products

·       Nice extras such as various sporting company activities.

Finally, a great added value of working at L'Oréal is that you will be working with so many different people and functions. This offers you the opportunity to broaden your knowledge about different stakeholders.


L’Oréal would like their personnel to represent the diversity of the Benelux society. We welcome everyone regardless of origin, gender, age, sexual orientation, philosophical or political conviction, disability, etc.

A diversified workforce in every function and on all levels strengthens our creativity and our understanding of consumers and it enables us to develop and market products that are relevant

(Jean-Paul Agon, Chairman of L’Oréal)

How to apply

Are you ready for this challenge and do you meet the conditions?

Then apply quickly!

Do you want to know what it's like to work for L'Oréal Benelux?

Check out our LinkedIn page:éal/life/