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Senior Financial Accountant French or German speaking

HM - AIGH - 349516
Sector Location Job type Salary
Date added
16 January, 2020

Job Description

Our client is one of the world's leading Manufacturing businesses, producing apparatus all over the world. The company offers a diverse array of innovative technologies, products and services to improve the day-to-day lives of people all over the globe.


Senior Financial Accountant French or German speaking, Amsterdam, The Netherlands 


This internationally-renowned business is currently looking for a Senior Financial Accountant to join their team located in Amsterdam. Here there is as strong focus on improving processes and procedures, whilst working an International team.


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.


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 skills 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 Senior Financial Accountant:

  • Maintaining a thorough understanding of the financial reporting and general ledger structure
  • Responsible for Statutory Accounting
  • Ensuring all transactions and internal processes are in compliance with US, local GAAP and SOX
  • Reconciling and documenting accounts accurately and efficiently
  • Supporting month-end closing, forecasting and budgeting processes
  • You make sure that all balance sheet reconciliations are correctly executed in a timely manner


Qualifications, experience and skills:

  • Bachelors or Master's Degree
  • Fluency in English & German or French
  • 3 years+ work experience in international accounting
  • Familiar with UG Gaap, SOX

The ability to edmonstarte to show high level of accurancy and a proactive approach


If you are interested in applying for this Senior Financial Accountant French or German speaking role please register your interest using the link above, alternatively please send your CV to or for a confidential conversation please call Hannah Mallia in our Amsterdam office on +31 20 808 11 02.