Finance Director | Eska | production | 100K+

Locatie: Sappemeer

Finance Director | Production | Sappemeer | € 100k+

Eska is looking for an experienced and result-oriented Finance Director, who will be managing the Finance & controlling team. In this position you are responsible for the financial organization and your focus is on continuity, efficiency and risk management. You are a trusted business partner of the CEO and you work closely with the CFO of the RDM Group. As a part of the Eska’s management team you are co-responsible for the further professionalization of the organization.

Wat ga je doen


As Finance Director you are responsible for the solvency of the organization, where you will focus on continuity, efficiency (control) and risk management. You are responsible for a smooth planning and control cycle, including budgets, periodic management information, reporting and (external) accountability.

You follow market developments that are important to the organization (such as pricing) and you strive for continuous process improvements. You also provide leadership (and direction) to the financial column of the organization consisting of the teams Finance, Controlling, Payroll and IT.

Wat vraagt Eska

What are we looking for

The Finance Director we are looking for is independent, driven and decisive. You have authority and an assertive attitude. You are analytical, solution-oriented and are able to make connections with people and between teams.

  • financial master’s degree or bachelor with post-bachelor controlling;
  • at least 10 years of controlling experience in a production environment;
  • knowledge of IFRS;
  • managerial experience, both direct and indirect;
  • fluent in Dutch and English, a third language is an advantage.

Wat biedt Eska

What we offer

  • a job in an innovative organization where sustainability is paramount
  • challenging position with a high degree of independence;
  • hard work is done in an informal and pleasant atmosphere;
  • full-time employment, with a salary that meets your experience (€100K+) and appropriate secondary employment conditions.

Over Eska

About Eska

Eska (turnover € 150 million per year, 400 employees) is the world market leader in solid carton board. Since the 1st of July 2021 Eska is part of the RDM Group. RDM Group is the leading producer in the recycled carton board business and the largest producer in Italy, France and in the Iberian Peninsula. While coated board is mainly supplied to the European market, solid board is representing a leading segment worldwide including US and Asia.

Eska has always been a traditional production company but is developing rapidly with an increasing focus on luxury packaging. From 100% recycled paper, Eska produces more than 275,000 tons of solid board per year in two factories in Hoogezand and Sappemeer. Eska has cutting- and distribution centers in Virginia (USA), Milan (It) and Barcelona (Sp). Eska’s solid board is used for luxury packaging, hard cover books, binders and puzzles & games. Eska values sustainability in its products and production. There is a constant drive to gain more knowledge about sustainable processes and to bring these processes to a higher level.

About the recruitment procedure
Aksend is responsible for supervising the recruitment and selection process. Aksend conducts the first interviews with candidates and then introduces candidates to Eska. This is where the further selection takes place. An assessment could be part of the procedure.

More information
If you have any questions about the position or the organization, or questions about the recruitment procedure please contact Mr. Lex Muntinga, managing consultant executive search at Aksend on telephone number +31 (0)50-3171142 (also Whatsapp).

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