Sales Controller - Amersfoort

Are you an ambitious, motivated and driven Finance professional with few years experience as a controller? And do you have affinity with sales controlling, technology, strategy and dynamic reporting? Would you like to play a role in building and strengthening Nobian’s reputation and voice as a leading producer of essential chemicals in Europe? If so, then we have a great opportunity for you!


Sales Controller - Salt
Fulltime, Amersfoort
Annual Salary EUR 60.000 – 91.000


Your challanges 
Industrial Chemicals comprises several Businesses, of which the Business Salt is the business with annual revenues up to € 650 million. We are our proud to have some of biggest and well respected global chemical companies as our customers. We employ approx. 240 FTE, spread over two production sites in the Netherlands (Hengelo and Delfzijl), and one production site in Denmark (Mariager), as well as in the BU Headquarters in Amersfoort. Within the Controlling team (currently 2 FTE) of the Business Salt in Amersfoort, we are currently looking for a Sales Controller. In this role you will report directly to the Salt business controller.

Key objectives include:

  • Take the lead in complex price and margin calculations/modelling/scenario analyses for Marketing & Sales;
  • Lead and improve financial reporting, budgeting and forecasting processes;
  • Support business case development for future growth initiatives;
  • Perform cost control for Logistics, Marketing & Sales and Transportation;
  • Support OWC reduction and liaise with the Credit Control department to optimize processes;
  • Perform evaluations on internal controls;
  • Other ad hoc strategic projects.


About Nobian
Nobian is a European leader in the production of essential chemicals for industries ranging from construction and cleaning to pharmaceuticals and water treatment. About 1600 employees work together for the safe and reliable supply of high-purity salt, chlor-alkali and chloromethanes, thanks to our integrated value chain and modern production sites in the Netherlands, Germany and Denmark.
From our first salt production in 1918, we continue to innovate every day to become safer, more efficient, and more sustainable to ensure the essential products of today will continue to enrich our lives tomorrow.
Our products touch everyone’s life via products such as cars, medicines, textiles and disinfectants. As such, they are essential to the chemical, pharmaceutical, detergent, construction, food, pulp and paper, and plastics industries. Industrial Chemicals is Europe’s largest producer of vacuum salt and a leading producer of chlorine, caustic soda and chlorine derivatives like chloromethanes and metal salts.


Our Offer
In the role as Sales Controller you will be responsible for further improvement of already existing efficient processes. Nevertheless, with highly skilled and knowledgeable personnel, your colleagues, we succeed in continuous improvement. From this position there are many options within the company to grow and make next steps in your career. 
When you join us, you will be part of our fascinating and ambitious international environment with highly skilled and motivated colleagues. A company that develops, produces and sells products that are essential for everyday life. Where employees aim high, take ownership and do it right. Our employment package comprises:

  • A permanent contract;
  • An excellent salary tailored to the job level, your expertise and competencies;
  • An attractive bonus scheme;
  • 35 vacation days;
  • An excellent pension plan;
  • Training opportunities.


Internal networks enable valuable personal and professional development. And through challenging projects with like-minded people, you will help us become first choice for our customers and employees, all over the world.


Job Requirements 
This job is ideal for someone who has a degree in Accounting, Controlling or Economics and has at least 2 years of relevant working experience. You are ambitious and see this function as part of your development to become an all-round Finance professional. You have affinity for numbers and systems and you have strong analytical skills combined with a critical, but constructive, attitude. Your communication skills should be excellent and you should be able to understand the needs and objectives of the business in order to support and challenge the business. In this role you need to be able to act swiftly making use of financial tools and systems. Experience with Excel and Power BI is required, experience with SAP is preferable.


Are you eager to start your career at Nobian as Sales Controller - Salt
Then we are looking forward to receiving your online application via our website. Please use the ‘apply’ link on our own website and upload your CV. Any questions? Then contact Jeroen Sevenstern, Talent Acquisition Partner; 


Apply Here


A pre-employment screening and a Certificate of Conduct may form part of the selection process.


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