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Chief Accountant

Sector Location Job type Salary
EUR 60000 - 70000 plus benefits
Date added
9 June, 2020

Job Description

We are currently working with an International Energy business, located within easy commute of Amsterdam, to recruit a Chief Accountant. You will report direct in to the Finance Manager and be responsible for managing a small team.


Chief Accountant, Amsterdam, Noord Holland 


Experiencing continued success, the organisation has an opportunity available for an experienced finance professional to join their expanding Finance division as Chief Accountant, strengthening the function with responsibility for consolidation and interaction with numerous external organisations. This opportunity sits within a truly international business and offers a clear progression path for career development.



  • Working autonomously with full responsibility for consolidation
  • Preparation of financial statements for 8+ operating companies across Belgium and Netherlands
  • Liaison with external tax advisors and Auditors
  • Preparation of income tax returns
  • Cover AP, AR and GL activities
  • Participation in projects such as integration of acquisitions


Ideal profile

  • ACCA or equivalent qualification advantageous
  • 10+ years’ experience in of working in Accounting
  • Experience of having worked with Dutch entities with Dutch Tax knowledge
  • Ability to work autonomously and a ‘can-do’ approach
  • Experience of the energy industry a plus
  • Fluent English language skills are essential, with French or Dutch preferred


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