SENIOR ACCOUNTANT - EMEA
Altum Consulting are currently supporting our client in their search for a hands-on and experienced Senior Accountant located in Amsterdam.
Our client is one of the most well-known, US owned Sports Retail brands and this role will be working within their vibrant EMEA office acting as a crucial member of the overall and high performing EMEA finance department.
Reporting directly to the Senior Accounting Manager, the Senior Accountant will be working in a broad and fast-paced accounting function covering a variety of tasks.
Role & Responsibilities;-
Ownership of preparing the financial statements for the European subsidiaries
Working closely with 3rd party teams providing updates of their work and creating a detailed review of the financial statements and schedules
Bookkeeping;- preparing journal entries, account reconciliation, reviewing financial information
Support process improve projects by providing new ideas to create efficiencies within the accounting functions
Updating and maintaining the financial statements
Ensuring all accounts are compliant with company wide regulations and internal controls;- US GAAP and statutory reporting requirements
Support the business with ad-hoc issues and projects
Experience & Education;-
Educated with a Bachelor degree in Finance, Accounting, Economics or similar
4+ years of professional experience working within a similar accounting function within a fast-paced, international environment
Technical understanding of statutory accounting and internal control processes such as US GAAP and Sarbanes-Oxley
Knowledge of inventory or lease accounting is highly desired
Previous Retail, Fashion or Consumer sector experience is preferred
High proficient user of Excel and accounting CRM's such as SAP
Excellent communication skills with fluency in English both written and verbal (any other European language is an advantage)
Good attention to detail
Positive and energetic attitude with the ability to use your initiative and come up with solutions to any issues that arise
This is a fantastic opportunity for an ambitious and driven Financial Accountant who is looking to be a part of a fast-growth and successful brand.
To apply, please send an updated resume to;- email@example.com