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Business controller


Are you ready to take on a challenging role that requires both analytical and communication skills? Do you have experience in finance and business control in an (international) corporate environment? Then we have the perfect job for you!

As the Business Controller at Riwal, you will provide valuable reports and insights into the business to support operational and strategic decision-making. You will be responsible for preparing, developing and analyzing management accounting information, delivering high-quality reports providing insights into key business drivers, and interpreting results to identify trends proactively. You will work closely with various stakeholders both at our headquarters and with colleagues from other Riwal countries!

About Riwal

Riwal is an international company specialized in the rental and sales of aerial work platforms and related machinery. They have been in business for more than 50
years, generating annual revenues of more than € 300 million while operating a fleet of 20.000 rental units and employing 1400 people across 16 countries in Europe, the Middle East, India and Kazakhstan. Riwal is one of the largest privately held companies in the industry.

It is the people who live and breathe their core values: safety, sustainability, diversity, integrity and teamwork. And it is them who take Riwal to great heights.

key responsibilities

  • Participate in the development of and support the company’s strategic plans; develop and ensure timely and high-quality reporting that meets management’s information needs
  • Complete regular financial analysis, identifying and managing financial and business risk, performing economic and sales forecasting, analyzing the company’s commercial and overall performance, and managing financial data
  • Fleet/CAPEX controlling; review and approval of capital expenditures. Monitor actual purchasing compared to budget, cash flow implication of variances from budget, approval of purchase orders and fleet allocation compared to budget
  • Develop and manage the (harmonization of) control processes across countries; define and implement the appropriate controlling tools and monitoring the quality of the Control Framework
  • Quantify and translate the strategic goals to an effective planning and control cycle; preparation of budgets, forecasts and business plans; continuous monitoring and review of performance against them

ideal candidate

This is a role in which you can combine your financial skills with working in an international environment. Best of both worlds! Of course, Riwal can teach you the technical specifics of our industry; however, it is more important that you are solution minded and have analytical skills!

  • Bachelor or Master degree preferably in Business or Economics;
  • At least 3 years’ experience as a financial or business controller;
  • Proven experience with tools, techniques, processes and systems in the control arena; excellent command of MS Office applications, knowledge of ERP systems and Lucanet is preferred;
  • Excellent language (ENG) and communication skills (verbal and written);
  • Willing to work in an international network organization, and communicate with all levels. And willing to travel as required.

What RiWal Offers?

Become part of a dynamic team where you can make a real difference for Riwals customers. At Riwals Global Headquarters, you will work in a dynamic, result-oriented and informal environment at a beautiful location near Dordrecht City Center, easily accessible by public transport as well as by car. You will be part of a friendly, open and international culture where you have lunch together and enjoy regular company activities.

Additionally, you will benefit from:

  • Competitive compensation
  • Laptop and mobile phone
  • Pension with only 1% employee contribution
  • Attractive bonus plan of on average 15%
  •  29 days annual leave
  •  8% holiday allowance
  • Full access to our Riwal Academy
  • Having the opportunity to build your own career within an ambitious international organisation.


Do you have the drive to grow with the success of VISTRA and looking for an exciting opportunity in a fast-paced
environment? Click here to apply or contact Merel Jäger ( or Jan Koudstaal ( You also have the opportunity to fill in the form below and we will contact you as soon as possible.

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