Director Accounting & Tax - NL

  • Location

    Amsterdam

  • Specialism:

    Accountancy & Finance

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Contact:

    Erin Wilson

  • Contact email:

    erin.wilson@altumconsulting.nl

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-11-29

  • Consultant:

    ConsultantDrop

​Altum Consulting are partnering exclusively with a fantastic entrepreneurial MedTech business located in Amsterdam to support their search for a Director Accounting & Tax.

Our client is an extremely fast-growth cloud based technology company who specialise in using advanced AI to support their clients within the Medical and Pharmaceutical sectors internationally. They are an innovative and dynamic business who are shaping the new world of Medical Technology with highly advanced systems and specialist market knowledge. ​

Due to rapid growth, this role has been newly created role to report directly to the CFO and will have management responsibility of the finance team in Amsterdam.


As the Director of Accounting & Tax, you will be responsible for;-

  • Leading the accounting and finance function for NL

  • Implementation and maintenance of new controls and frameworks

  • Act as the accounting expert with advanced knowledge of Dutch GAAP and international regulations

  • Supporting external advisors to ensure the correct tax compliance is in place

  • Take ownership of particular treasury activities

  • Lead, develop and manage the finance team

  • Be an active member for the Audit Committee

  • Set up of new legal entities

  • Management of the corporate finance structure

  • Support the businesses growth from a financial perspective

  • Optimise and automate reporting and processes within finance

Education and Experience

  • Educated with a Master degree in Finance, Accounting, Economics or equivalent

  • Formal accountancy qualification is highly desirable

  • Audit background preferably from a Big 4 audit firm

  • Excellent knowledge of Dutch GAAP

  • Good understanding of local Dutch tax legislations and communicate with external tax advisors

  • Worked within a fast-paced international environment

  • Entrepreneurial and start-up mind set

  • Can work effectively within a fast-growth and dynamic organisation

  • Strong leadership skills

  • Can drive improvements and structure

This is a really exciting opportunity to join an innovative and forward thinking organisation and to be a part of a progressive journey. Our client offers a very competitive salary + bonus + benefits as well as very flexible working options.

To apply, please send an updated resume to:- erin.wilson@altumconsulting.nl