Our client is one of the world's leading specialised manufacturing companies. This internationally-renowned business is currently looking for a Junior Financial Accountant to join their team in their Amsterdam office.
Junior Financial Accountant, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
The successful candidate will be tasked with maintaining high standards of accuracy and efficiency with regards to reporting and documenting accounts. Moreover, you will be expected to ensure the reliability and integrity of the company's records and books, as well as assisting other functions within the business in order to achieve cost reductions and economies of scale.
The ideal candidate will have a positive attitude, excellent communication skills and thrive in a collaborative environment. Our client is especially interested in an individual with strong accounting mind and effective time management skills, teamed with unquestionable professional integrity. In return our client offers an opportunity to work in a growing, successful organisation as well as great career development opportunities.
Key responsibilities and duties for the Junior Accountant:
Â· Maintaining a thorough understanding of the financial reporting and general ledger structure
Â· Fixed Asset Accounting and journal entries preparation experience
Â· Ensuring all transactions and internal processes are in compliance with US, local GAAP and SOX
Â· Reconciling and documenting accounts accurately and efficiently Supporting month-end closing, forecasting and budgeting processes
Â· Assisting with the preparation of the Foreign Exchange Exposure Report
Qualifications, experience and skills:
Â· Bachelor's degree in Accounting/Finance
Â· Minimum 1 years work experience in a similar field or at big4 company
Â· Fluency in English - other European languages beneficial
Â· Experience with Windows Excel, Oracle and Hyperion (preferable)
Â· Strong communication skills
If you are interested in applying for this Junior Financial Accountant role please register your interest using the link above, alternatively please send your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org or for a confidential conversation please call Hannah Mallia in our Amsterdam office on +31 20 808 11 02.