Lecturer in Finance and accounting (Freelance)

(0.6 - 1.0 FTE)

For our campus sites in The Hague and or Amsterdam, Hotelschool The Hague is looking for a new enthusiastic, qualified and experienced colleague to strengthen our Faculty as Lecturer in Finance and Accounting.

We pride ourselves on being a dynamic, international Hospitality Business School with campuses in The Hague and Amsterdam. Our faculty is professional, experienced and international; colleagues work together in small and cohesive teams. Our graduates can be found all over the world working in senior management positions within hospitality focused organisations.

General Function Description

You are able to develop and teach courses that are closely linked to real-world hospitality management practice. You are a professional and motivating lecturer, encouraging both students and colleagues to achieve excellence.

You are an active team player willing to cooperate and contribute to the school’s success. You are both coach and lecturer, with a multidisciplinary approach to business problems. You feel at home in a dynamic and international academic environment. Aligned with our value of inclusion we strive for diversity throughout our entire organization.


The curriculum at Hotelschool The Hague is delivered in a unique competency approach. Courses are integrated using modern methods of practical application and active learning including blended learning, business simulations and case studies, enhancing the students' understanding of each discipline as it is used in real world scenarios in small groups and class sizes.

Candidate profile

You have/are:

  • A Master degree with a major in Finance or Accounting or equivalent;
  • Several years international working experience in the Hospitality sector in Finance, Accounting or Hotel Real Estate & Investments or Asset Management is preferred;
  • Teaching experience or proven affinity with teaching;
  • Analytical and conceptual skills and an excellent command of the English language (C2 level);Aligned to the vision, mission and strategy of Hotelschool The Hague: ’Delivering the promise: best students, best faculty’;
  • An inspiring team player for all Hotelschool The Hague students and faculty;
  • Able to work in a self-directing team;
  • A contemporary vision on higher education;
  • An active relationship with industry and other stakeholders in your knowledge area;
  • Empathic, Proactive, Creative and Hospitable

An enthusiastic approach to education with an emphasis on coaching students to deal with real-world professional assignments;

Excellent social skills, and ability to work independently;

A proactive attitude to problem-solving;

Insight into and knowledge of current affairs and developments in (hospitality) management;

Excellent coaching skills;

Alignment to the vision, mission and strategy of Hotelschool The Hague;

An inspiring team player for all Hotelschool The Hague students and faculty;


Hotelschool The Hague offers a salary based on scale 11 with a range between € 3.658,64 and € 5.026,85 depending on your professional experience and qualifications. The contract is for a 0,6 to 1,0 FTE position, initially for a year with an option for extension. We also welcome applicants who prefer to work as a freelance lecturer, if so, please specify this in your application.

In addition, Hotelschool The Hague offers:

  • a 13th month;
  • an excellent package of fringe benefits;
  • employees with a 40 hour working weeks are entitled to 428 hours (53 days) of leave annually with retention of salary;
  • a pension plan through ABP;
  • excellent opportunities for further personal development;
  • Compensation towards your health insurance expenses;
  • Option to make use of group discounts for multiple insurances;
  • Travel allowances for commuting to and from work.
  • But most importantly you would work for an organization that strives to have a positive impact on society, helping to develop future leaders in the hospitality industry

Additional information

Hotelschool The Hague works with a 40-hour work week, the working days for this position are Monday-Friday. The starting date for this position is as soon as possible. You are required to teach at both our campuses.

Please contact Ms. C. Berenbaum, Programme manager bachelor education by email c.berenbaum@hotelschool.nl should you require any more information about the position.

An English language proficiency test may be part of the selection procedure. Upon receiving an offer, a certificate of conduct (VOG) is required.

How to apply

We look forward to receiving your English CV and motivation letter. We welcome applicants who prefer to work as free lance also to apply.

To apply please send your cv and motivation letter to hr@hotelschool.nl.

Kindly submit your CV and motivational letter in English, to the attention of Mr. M Koeslag, HR Advisor. The application deadline is 23 January 2022