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Accounting Specialist (German-speaking)

Sector Location Job type Salary
EUR45000 - EUR50000
Date added
17 November, 2020

Job Description

Our client - a leading multinational company with an inclusive culture - is currently looking to welcome a German-speaking Accounting Specialist to join their international team in a vibrant, fast-paced environment in Amsterdam. The successful candidate will enjoy working in a challenging environment with scope for identifying and implementing a range of process improvement opportunities.


Accounting Specialist (German-speaking), Amsterdam, Noord Holland


The Accounting Specialist will have responsibility for multiple international entities and will play a key role in supporting the continued growth of the company through accounts payable, accounts receivable and general ledger accounting activities. The role will suit a fluent German-speaking Accounting Specialist with an inquisitive and determined mindset, who seeks an opportunity to join a global leader within their industry.


Key Responsibilities

  • Support the SSC Manager with audit queries and ad hoc projects
  • Organise weekly payment runs and daily cash balance updates
  • Work with Management Accountants to ensure correct GL coding of expenses
  • Process bank bookings and reconciliations
  • Monitor and process electronic vendor invoices
  • Oversee cash clearing of bank accounts


Ideal profile

  • Fluent spoken and written German and English language ability
  • 4+ years Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable experience – GL accounting experience also preferred
  • Strong Excel skills (formulas and pivot tables)
  • Excellent communication skills with an ability to identify and solve invoice queries
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Finance, Accounting or Business administration would be preferable


If you are interested in applying for this Accounting Specialist (German-speaking) role then please register your interest using the link below, alternatively please send your CV to or for a confidential conversation please call Jenny Callum in our Amsterdam office on +31 20 808 11 02.