Finance Controller Assistant (Internship)

Job description

Heroic is a music management agency based in The Netherlands. We provide artist management, record label and publishing services for mostly electronic artists. Our mission is to Empower Creators.

As Financial Controller Assistant you will be responsible for the financial administration and reporting of Heroic and bitbird record labels, as well as our management department and educational business. You'll work closely with our Financial Controller in order to optimize and process administration of accounts payable and receivable and improve royalty accounting and financial modelling. As the intersection between the music industry and accounting is quite rare, you'll be expected to learn on the spot and have a start-up mentality.


  • Managing accounts payable (AP), accounts receivable (AR), ledgers

  • Bookkeeping: We're in the process of optimizing our current workflow with bookkeeping software Exact Online and as Financial Controller Assistant, you'll be running our administration on a day-to-day basis.

  • Royalty accounting: Working within the label's royalty accounting suite to help pay our artists on a recurring basis. Importing statements, allocating splits and updating assets.

  • Financial & Cashflow modeling: Improving and maintaining our models to guide investments and strategic growth.

Data Analysis & Reporting: we strongly believe that our business decisions should be data-driven, that is why it is essential to collect and analyze data on different levels. Advanced candidates will have access to a tremendous pool of industry information on which analysis can be executed to devise a strategy for Heroic and its operations. Data ranges from streaming and download data, to social numbers and market reports.


  • Currently enrolled in a Bachelor program in Economics, Business Administration, Finance, Accounting, Mathematics or Physics, with an affinity for business

  • Background knowledge of accounting

  • Good command of English

  • Proficient at Excel and Google Sheets

  • Passionate about financial analysis and optimizing models

  • Affinity with electronic music and the industry (bonus)

  • Eager to learn and not afraid to operate in a start-up environment

  • Ability to work 20 hours/week

  • Ability to come into our offices in The Hague, The Netherlands

This position is extraordinary as Heroic is a start-up company and there is the opportunity for talented and well-performing individuals to transition to a full-time position.

Do you have what it takes? Submit your resume and a motivational letter explaining your affinity with numbers and why you think you'd make a good fit for the Heroic team. We'll get back to you shortly.