SALLE PRIVÉE is a young, ambitious and fast-growing start-up, based in Amsterdam. We work closely with our suppliers in France and The Netherlands, and our partners in 6 other territories spanning 20 countries. The niche perfumery industry is a fast-growing market with many exciting developments and opportunities for our brand.

We are looking for a proactive Financial Controller with an affinity for creativity, design and perfumes. The perfect candidate is flexible, hands-on, understands what is important for a start-up and presents him/her self as a strong collaborator to the team.


Responsibilities and experience:

  • Controlling the financial administration (debtors, creditors, stocks and general ledger)
  • Hands-on experience with the preparation of annual accounts, sales tax returns, corporate income tax and payroll taxes
  • P&L and budget preparation and monitoring
  • Experience with cash flow management, both forecasting and week to week cash flow
  • Planning and monthly reports
  • Work closely together with Production, Logistics and Sales
  • Facilitate process optimization within the company, incorporate best practices from previous experiences
  • Work closely together with and assist and advise CEO in several day to day activities; strategy, management and planning


Candidate profile:

  • HBO/WO work and thinking level with 3-5 years of experience in a similar position
  • Excellent Excel skills
  • Curious and pro-active
  • Involved, result-driven and responsible
  • Accurate and diligent
  • Strong analytical skills and good communication skills, in both English and Dutch
  • Living in Amsterdam or surroundings



  • An ambitious, entrepreneurial and international team
  • A creative, start-up work environment
  • Diversity at work
  • Office in the centre of Amsterdam
  • The opportunity to grow with an international start-up
  • The possibility to work 4 days


Do you think you fit this profile and are you ready for the challenge? 
Send your resume and motivation letter (in English) to