Experienced Senior Accountant - EMEA - US Listed Organisation

  • Location

    Amsterdam

  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance

  • Contact:

    Erin Wilson

  • Contact email:

    erin.wilson@altumconsulting.nl

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-02-04

Altum Consulting are currently supporting a renowned US listed multi-national and matrixed organisation who are based in Amsterdam in supporting their search to recruit an experienced Senior Financial Accountant to join their European Head office to be a part of hugely successful and international finance team. 

 

As the Senior Accountant, you will be responsible for;-

  • Completing all activities related to the financial close on a monthly, quarterly and yearly basis for European entities
  • Ensuring that all work is completed accurately and is compliant under company regulations  
  • Taking responsibility for the accounting and reporting of your own entities 
  • Maintaining and where needed, implementing the necessary internal controls for internal and external audit support 
  • Supporting the wider business with accurate financial information 
  • Implementing a continuous improvement mindset through improving work flows and efficiencies 
  • Working collaboratively across the Accounting team to support junior team members as well as Managers 
 
Education and Experience Requirements;-
  • Educated with an HBO/Bachelors in Accounting or similar qualification 
  • Minimum of 3 years professional work experience within a similar accounting or audit function 
  • Experience of working within an international and matrixed environment is desirable 
  • Knowledge of US GAAP and SOX controls is desirable 
  • Strong Excel skills 
  • Excellent communication skills across all levels within the business 
  • Fluency in the English language - knowledge of any other European language is highly desirable 
  • Can work collaboratively amoungst their team and the wider organisation 
  • Must hold a valid work permit or EU passport 
 
This is a fantastic organisation to join for long term career development as my client strongly encourages this within the business and different business areas. In addition to a very competitive salary, my client is also offering excellent benefits such as annual bonus and travel card. 
 
To apply for this exciting position, please send an updated CV to;- erin.wilson@altumconsulting.nl