• Leidschendam, NLD
  • Full Time

Fugro are the world's leading, independent provider of geo-intelligence and asset integrity solutions for large constructions, infrastructure and natural resources. We provide the technical data and information required to design, construct and maintain large structures and infrastructure in a safe, reliable and efficient manner. Working around the globe, predominantly in energy and infrastructure markets, we employ approximately 10,000 employees in around 65 countries.


The Finance Shared Service Center (FSSC) in Leidschendam is Fugro's Global Centre of Excellence for Global Treasury, Reporting and Tax discipline. Besides this the FSSC executes the transactional finance processes for Fugro entities abroad.



Fugro is looking for a team leader to supervise the accounts payable (AP) and accounts receivable (AR) team and processes within the Finance Shared Service Center located in Leidschendam. Key objective of the role is to drive and motivate the team and to manage change. The ideal candidate is driven by customer satisfaction, has people management experience, together with the ability to improve the AP and AR team. He or she has an inspiring, result oriented style, which leads to a higher employee- and customer satisfaction. You report to the Finance Operations Manager and work closely with the general ledger accountants of the entities in the Finance Shared Service Center



  • Leading and supervising the AP and AR team consisting of approximately 5 AP and AR accountants and 10 AP assistants;
  • Improving processes to further professionalise and harmonise the AP and AR functions;
  • End responsible for the full AP process of 20+ entities (incl. payroll journals, processing cash and bank transactions and filing VAT and withholding tax declarations);
  • Provide support to the Finance Operations Manager by resolving escalations, processing complex postings, initiating performance improvement initiatives;
  • Acting as a key user for AP systems and expert of "purchase to pay" (PTP) related matters with other business organisations;
  • Deliver periodic AP reporting;
  • Main point of contact for resolving more complex AP and AR related queries with external suppliers and Fugro entities;
  • Monitor and report on key AP performance indicators;
  • Assist with month-end close duties and other tasks when necessary. 



  • Bachelor degree in Business Economics/Business Administration or 10+ year relevant experience;
  • Preferably 10+ years finance experience, detailed knowledge of the PTP process;
  • Great interpersonal skills and multiple years of experience with managing a team of 10-20 people;
  • Manage the team performance, skill development and provide leadership, guidance and coaching;
  • Excellent communication skills;
  • Service and results oriented and a continuous process improvement mind set;
  • Ability to manage multiple requirements and meet stringent deadlines with a team;
  • Computer literate, knowledge of Microsoft Dynamics is a plus;
  • Good Dutch & English language skills both verbal and written.



A career at Fugro means challenging work in an international environment. You work in motivated teams with colleagues from all over the world. As Fugro we are proud to provide geo-intelligence and asset integrity solutions to contribute to a live-able world. As a market leader in geo-information, Fugro offers a unique combination of state of the art 3D technology, software development and engineering for our clients. Fugro is an international company with a wide range of career potential in The Netherlands and abroad.

Fugro also offers excellent remuneration and employment conditions such as a good pension and a collective medical insurance. And just as important a challenging job with a lot of variation, room for own initiative in an informal and professional working environment. Personal development by training and relevant courses is highly stimulated by Fugro.



To apply, please visit www.fugro.com/careers and upload your resume and motivational letter.


Disclaimer for recruitment agencies: Fugro does not accept any unsolicited applications from recruitment agencies. Acquisition to Fugro Recruitment or any Fugro employee is not appreciated.


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