Director of Governance and Compliance – Amsterdam


Do you want to be involved in a new business venture, putting your own stamp on the way things are done? We are establishing a new division that needs it’s own governance & compliance systems put in place, you’ll be sitting on the Corporate Board for a rapidly growing business in 4 + European countries.

About the role:

You will be based in The Netherlands on a full time basis reporting to the CFO and delivering core duties for the parent company, providing an oversight of the Group’s governance, regulatory and legal compliance that provides business assurance to the Group.


This is what you’ll be doing:

  • Using a trusted network of local advisors, keep abreast of statutory changes in all overseas subsidiaries, update central records accordingly and present relevant documentation for signature.
  • Incorporation of new entities into the group, as instructed by the CFO.
  • Support other members with other ad-hoc responsibilities, to potentially include Data Protection, the Risk Committee/Change Committee, corporate restructures, and other corporate actions.
  • Establish and oversee the governance framework and work with the CFO to test and validate compliance and keep policies up to date. To include the role of Anti-Bribery Officer and the approval of gifts/entertainment in accordance with the policy.
  • Develop training programme and systems that communicates corporate policies and procedures effectively to the business.
  • Support the Group Financial Controller to establish internal audit programme, perform testing as required and report findings to the Group Board.


You’ll have a experience with corporate governance in The Netherlands, able to work with Directors and senior members on a daily basis as well as happy to take minute and meeting administration.


Milja Prince +31 (0)23-5583723


Milja Prince +31 (0)23-5583723