Manager Finance & Operations

Den Haag



Ready to shape a brighter tomorrow? Do you want to be part of something truly meaningful? The Dutch NGO PUM in The Hague empowers ambitious entrepreneurs in building a structurally better future for their community; socially, ecologically and economically. We are looking for an energetic, communicative and professional Manager Finance & Operations who is able to function as the financial leader. The role requires a mix of leading, managing and being hands-on in the areas of finance & control, IT and Business Intelligence.


All around the world, local communities are flourishing. Powered by the passion and expertise of entrepreneurs who dedicate themselves to making a real difference each day. At PUM the goal is to amplify and accelerate the positive impact they make. With over 1,200 volunteers, who are sharing their professional expertise in more than 30 countries worldwide, and about 45 colleagues who are working from the office in The Hague, PUM drives local positive impact on a global scale. They believe in the power of collaboration and in the magic that happens when diverse perspectives meet. “Together we grow”. 


As a vital member of the PUM Community, your role is both dynamic and rewarding. As the Manager Finance & Operations you play a key role, being part of the management team. In this independent and new role, it is your responsibility to manage the business side of PUM: Finance, Quality, IT, Business Intelligence and Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning (MEL). You have a broad and managerial role in which you are a key sparring partner for the Board and crucial in PUM’s transition towards the future. Within this role you report to the CEO and the team consists of 5 direct reports and 5 indirect reports. The Manager Finance & Operations support PUM in reaching a sustainable break-even and excellent program and project execution through quality and evidence-based (financial) performance analysis at country, program and project level and effective strategic financial planning, reporting an control cycles.


  • You are a driven, business-minded finance professional who is eager to embark on a new adventure. You’re communicative, organizational sensitive and are capable of translating and implementing business strategy into financial policies.
  • You are an enthusiastic and motivated team player with a Master’s working and thinking level, driven to improve financial performance.
  • You are a change maker with an innovative perspective towards the PUM goals in which we strive to finance part our activities through funding by partners.
  • You have at least seven years of work experience in a similar role.
  • Experience with compliance and/or contracting and procurement in an international development cooperation setting is an advantage.
  • Solid management experience, track record in developing teams and guiding teams through changes.
  • You have excellent command of the English and Dutch language.
  • You are comfortable with the use of social media and digital tools, including Microsoft 365 and Exact Globe.

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Stephanie Kuipers
Finance & Control.
Stephanie Kuipers

Vroom Talent

Nadine Veltman
Finance & Control.
Nadine Veltman

Vroom Executive