Senior Accountant - German/Italian/French Speaking

  • Location:

    Amsterdam

  • Sector:

    Finance & Accountancy

  • Contact:

    Erin Wilson

  • Contact email:

    erin.wilson@altumconsulting.nl

  • Published:

    5 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-09-12

Altum Consulting are currently supporting our client, a US owned, multi-national Manufacturing organisation who are currently recruiting for a bi-lingual Senior Accountant to join their growing and successful financial shared service centre in Amsterdam. 

Reporting to the Accounting Manager, you will be working within a matrixed organisation and responsible for:-

  • Leading the financial accounting activities for your entities within EMEA 
  • Month-end and financial closure activities 
  • Supporting auditors with year end audit information 
  • Producing accurate and complete financial reports 
  • Assisting with continuous improvements for reporting and accounting functions 
  • Ensuring all financial accounting and reporting is compliant under general accounting principles 
  • Assisting with ad-hoc projects when required 
 
Education and Experience Requirements:- 
  • Educated with a Masters degree in either Finance, Accounting or Economics 
  • Professional accounting qualification is desired, or working towards this (RC, RA, ACA, ACCA, CPA etc) 
  • Minimum of 4 years professional work experience within a similar accounting function 
  • Fluency in the English language (any additional European languages are highly desirable) 
  • Must hold a valid work permit or EU passport 
  • Previous experience of working within an international and matrixed organisation or the Big Four 
  • Familiar with USGAAP, Sarbanes Oxley Act
  • Knowledge and hands on experience with Oracle and Hyperion is an advantage

 

This is an excellent opportunity to join one of Amsterdam's best employers who can offer long term career development within a multi-national environment. For this role, my client is offering a competitive salary as well as attractive bonus and benefits package. 

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