Business Controller

Business Controller

Amsterdam, Netherlands



Today, companies are constantly urged to drastically reduce their carbon footprint. By trading in a wide variety of renewable energy products, STX enables businesses to achieve this goal. In doing so, we contribute to a more transparent environmental commodities market and, therefore, a greener world. We’re looking for a BUSINESS CONTROLLER to join our business and the extremely dynamic market we operate in, and to embark on a journey with us towards a better tomorrow. 


The operations function forms the backbone of any company. At STX, the Operations team, which comprises IT, Finance, Legal, Risk, Compliance, Internal Controls, Human Resources, Talent Acquisition, Marketing, Communications, and Trade Operations, works closely with all other teams and desks to ensure that STX continues to perform and deliver at an exceptionally high level. As a critical partner in the business, Operations also guarantees compliance with all the relevant rules and regulations. Moreover, the Operations team works collaboratively to make sure that STX has the necessary structures and processes in place to grow and develop further in new products, industries, and markets. 


  • Act as a key business partner, fostering a strong relationship with all business units, and providing support in monthly closure process, board of director deck and various analysis for continuous improvement.
  • Collaborate with finance departments and business units to develop annual budget and forecasts, preparing templates and compiling figures.
  • Support management’s decision-making processes by analyzing financial data, providing insights, identifying trends and areas of improvement to optimize financial outcomes.
  • Monitor and improve internal financial processes, reports and systems, working with cross-functional departments, ensuring alignment and accuracy.
  • Prepare financial models, assess new business cases and various ad-hoc requests, reconciling and interpreting data in order to analyze variances and key metrics.
  • Maintain and continuously improve performance indicators and dashboards.


  • 2-4 years work experience in Business Control/FP&A, preferably experience in the commodity trading sector
  • Bachelor/Master degree in Business Administration, Finance or Accounting
  • Proficient in MS Office (Excel, Power Point, Power BI), and desirable experience with LucaNet and Dynamics
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, with focus on details
  • Proactive, and a hands-on mentality
  • Self-starter and autonomous attitude
  • Result-driven and flexible to support a lobal and fast-paced environment
  • Excellent communication skills, with a collaborative approach
  • Fluent in English


Are you ready to embark on a journey with us? Please submit your application for this job by clicking on the “apply” button. For further questions, please contact the Recruitment department at

STX Group offers equal employment opportunity. Acquisition based on this vacancy is not appreciated. 


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Compensation and benefits

Assistance with relocation to the respective office location

Competitive remuneration package

Pension scheme contributions

Sport and training opportunities

Strong focus on personal and professional development

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