What do you bring?

  • Master in Finance, Economics, Accountancy, Econometrics (or similar)
  • Affinity with finance/accountancy and financial products
  • 0 - 2 years of relevant work experience

What do you get?

  • €3.000 - € 3.400,- per month
  • Extra study budget of €1500
  • Travel allowance

What do you do?

  • 30% P&L analysis
  • 20% Financial accounting
  • 20% Financial data analysis
  • 15% Projects
  • 15% Stakeholder management


€ 3.000 – € 3.400,- (36h) | Control banking products | Wholesale Banking | Finance | Accounting | P&L | Process Optimization | MSc | International | Utrecht

Are you a MSc graduate and looking for a job within the field of financial accounting, financial products and income analysis? Do you have strong analytical skills and a can-do mentality? Do you want to gain in-depth knowledge of all facets of Wholesale banking? This Junior Banking Controller position might be perfect for you!


Our client is an international bank in the field Wholesale Banking, Asset Management, Real Estate and Insurance. The department, consisting of 27 (international) team members, is responsible for validation and recording financial products on a daily basis. This requires excellent knowledge of banking processes and financial products in the field of valuation, settlements and accounting. The department supports various locations worldwide such as London, New York, Hong Kong, Singapore and South America. It is a dynamic and energetic work environment. Work is done through the LEAN methodology.


You are responsible for accurate financial recording, income analyses, financial accounting and meeting standards and requirements of the bank and regulators. For one specific group of traders (bonds, derivatives or treasury) you run valuations on their transactions.

Your tasks include:

  • Comparison of the values of yesterday’s transactions and calculation of the profit and loss(P&L);
  • Responsibility for the general ledger. In order to match bookkeeping with the P&L statement, you check if valuations and positions are recorded correctly;
  • Collecting data from various sources and perform checks and data validations. If you find inconsistencies or errors, you investigate which source caused it and search for an explanation;
  • Communication and justification of your findings with Front Office;
  • Building and maintaining relationships with various locations worldwide;
  • Participation in the development and implementation of new products, processes and (regulatory) standards, process optimization, and performance reporting.


To be successful as a Junior Banking Controller, the following should apply:

  • MSc. In Finance, Economics, Accountancy, Econometrics (or similar)
  • Affinity with finance/accountancy and financial products
  • 0 – 2 years of relevant work experience
  • Excellent numerical and analytical skills
  • Accurate, detail oriented and pragmatic
  • Good eye for process improvement
  • Excellent English language skills.


This is an unique opportunity for a young professional who is interested to gain in-depth knowledge of all facets of Wholesale banking. You will become a valuable sparring partner for multiple departments: Front Office, Risk Management, Operations, Treasury, Finance Data & Reporting and IT. The department is highly international and consists of ambitious, proactive and energetic team members. Furthermore, the bank invests in your professional and personal development and offers excellent career opportunities.

Young Financials offers you:

  • A good gross salary package: €3.000 – € 3.400,- per month. Salary is based on 36 hours per week and depends on your educational background and work experience
  • Extra study budget of €1500
  • 8% vacation allowance
  • 24 vacation days
  • Participation pension scheme
  • Travel allowance
  • The essential Young Financials starts goodie-bag!


Interested? Please upload your resume via the button below. If you wish to receive more information about this job opening, please contact Jet Nelissen via +31 20 489 23 20 or send an e-mail to recruitment@youngfinancials.com.

Contact person

Jet Nelissen

Recruitment Consultant