Specialist Technical Accountant for International Investment firm

  • Location

    Amsterdam

  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Contact:

    Natasja Lemmens

  • Contact email:

    Natasja.lemmens@altumconsulting.nl

  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-07-20

My client a Global Investment business based in the Amsterdam region, is currently looking to hire a highly Technical Accountant who will have responsibility over accounting policy within their financial statements. 

This will suit a qualified accountant with a background in Audit, who has a high- level understanding of accounting principles such as IFRS , US GAAP and Dutch GAAP and can make sure these are correctly represented in the financial statements as well as implement any changes in accounting rules

This is a specialist function within the wider accounting and control division and will require you to use your expertise by rolling out new rules to the business and by training  and developing other members of the accounting team in accounting policy.

 

Your day to day tasks will include, amongst others;

  • Implementing accounting policy
  • Overviewing all financial statements and applying necessary changes in regulations
  • Developing and updating policies and procedures to continuously improve accounting and processes throughout the organisation
  • Providing information to other internal and external parties
  • Assisting external auditors in relation to financial and control audits
  • Driving different improvement projects within the wider team

 

To succeed in this role, you will

  • University Educated and possess an Accounting Qualification such as CA/RA/ACA
  • Ideally have experience from one of the Big 4 firm in auditing investment firms
  • High level of understanding of  (US) GAAP/IFRS  guidelines, including the ability to research specific accounting treatments
  • Hands on experience with accounting systems and advance Microsoft Excel
  • Excellent communication skills and fluency in English

 

Please send your application to Natasja.lemmens@altumconsulting.nl