Business Controller Freight
Full Time Permanent Rotterdam 8740 - 24793

Viterra Chartering B.V. is seeking a Freight Business Controller for our office in Rotterdam. In this position, you are responsible for different aspects of the Freight accounting department and you will be working in a dynamic, international and challenging environment where you will be in direct contact with our freight Operations, Commercial and the group (accounting) reporting department.


Our world-leading, fully integrated agriculture network connects producers and consumers to supply sustainable, traceable and quality-controlled agricultural products.

With our talented people, decades of experience and diverse capabilities, we offer innovative solutions to open pathways and create value for customers through our supply chains.

As a responsible long-term business, we will continue to invest in and develop our network, allowing us to meet the needs of a growing world.

Together, we are stronger and achieve more.

About the team

Our Freight accounting team consists of four colleagues. We report directly to the accounting group of Viterra B.V. and we are part of the Chartering department. You will be working in the middle of the business. The team is supportive, motivated and ambitious and works together in an informal way.

Job description
  • Preparing and controlling monthly results;
  • Analyzing voyage results in detail and in total;
  • Assist with the month close procedures;
  • Analyzing the Mark-to market valuations of Cargoes, derivatives and other positions;
  • Being involved in the reconciliation of derivatives positions with third party statements;
  • Helping out the business (Operations and Commercial team) with financial challenges;
  • Various ad-hoc business requests and (IT) projects to improve efficiency and effectiveness of the accounting and reporting processes.
  • Bachelor’s or Master degree in (Financial or accounting) Economics or any relevant area;
  • 2-4 years’ experience (preferably in an audit firm);
  • IT literate with preferably extensive knowledge of MS Office;
  • Practical attitude, good communication skills and a pro-active, no-nonsense mentality;
  • Accurate, good analytical skills, independent, team player;
  • Curiosity and willingness to learn the company’s business;
  • Fluent in English (in word and writing).

We are located in over 35 countries and employing over 17.000 people worldwide. The position you are applying for is part of our Freight Accounting department. You will work in an informal and diverse team, and be part of an international organization that will help develop your skills and expertise. As well as this, we offer:

  • A competitive salary;
  • A month salary as holiday allowance;
  • Flexible and attractive pension scheme;
  • Working in an office located in the Centre of Rotterdam, next to Blaak station.

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