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German Speaking GL Accountant

Ref
HM - ABPM-761308
Sector Location Job type Salary
EUR45000 - EUR50000
Date added
19 March, 2020

Job Description

Our client, a leading European pharmaceutical business are looking for an accomplished fluent German GL Accountant, to join their growing team in Amsterdam. They are a European specialist pharmaceutical company that has been bringing transformative medicines to patients for over a century.

 

GL Accountant, Amsterdam, The Netherlands 

 

The General Ledger Accountant will work collaboratively within a team to carry out monthly/annual closing activities, as well as assisting reporting, Statutory Accounting and external compliance. The role reports to the Finance Manager with an opportunity work with a multitude of stakeholders across the business.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Ensuring accuracy and completeness of monthly, quarterly and year-end closing
  • Provide local VAT reporting within the required deadlines and assist with corporate tax declarations
  • Contribute towards process improvement initiatives within the department
  • Prepare and analyse monthly consolidated figures for multiple entities
  • Participate in accounting reviews and liaise with senior stakeholders

 

Requirements:

  • At least 2 years' finance experience
  • Good level or German and  fluent English speaking
  • Educated to Degree level in Finance or Accountancy
  • Excellent interpersonal skills along with an ability to effectively collaborate with internal stakeholders
  • Strong Excel knowledge
  • Excellent English language skills

 

If you are interested in applying for this Senior Accountant role please register your interest using the link below, alternatively please send your CV to Hannah.mallia@emearecruitment.eu or for a confidential conversation please call Hanah Mallia in our Amsterdam office on +31 20 808 1102.