Accelerate biotechnology

Finance Manager

Location: Leiden

Employment type: Full-time

About Batavia Biosciences

Batavia helps to optimize the route from drug discovery to clinic by being a thought partner for our customers. By leveraging the combination of our expert workforce, our broad, international academic and public network and our extensive range of high-end services, we design the optimal route for our customers to reach the one person that we all are 100% committed to: the patient.

To help us take biopharmaceutical development to the next level, our team would love to welcome you as our new Finance Manager.

About the job

We are looking for a Finance Manager for our operational Finance team in Leiden, The Netherlands. We are seeking a highly motivated and experienced individual, a people manager who can hold a managers role within the finance department.

As Finance Manager you are responsible for managing, motivating and developing the financial and administrative organization (2 direct reports), of the company both in Leiden (Netherlands) and in Woburn (USA). As Finance Manager you track company’s financial performance to identify areas for potential improvement and you are a point of reference for tax preparation, audits, banking and other financial needs. Another important task is to review and interpret financial data coming from output of the department.

Your letter of motivation and CV should show that you have:
  • At least 3 years of experience at Team Lead level;
  • Advanced degree in accounting, business economics or related field;
  • Experienced Finance Manager in the biotech/biopharmaceutical market
  • Experience in using Financial (ERP) system
  • Computer skills (expertise with MS Project, Excel, PowerPoint and Word);
  • Fluency in Dutch and English, both verbal and technical writing skills
  • Experience with Project administration
In the interviews it will be clear that:

You are a driven Financial with passion for figures, processes and procedures and you can handle a healthy pressure of meeting deadlines and targets. Your professional and industry experience enables you to move the Finance team forward along with the company growth perspectives.

You can send your application to our HR Manager, Mrs. Ingrid van Aarle, by email An assessment can be included in the hiring process.

No unsolicited assistance from search firms is accepted for this employment opportunity.

Finance Manager

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