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Financial Accountant

Sector Location Job type Salary
EUR40000 - EUR50000
Date added
10 May, 2019

Job Description

Our client is an established leading brand within the consumer goods industry, operating on an international scale seeking a Financial Accountant. With their technical expertise and market knowledge, they drive innovation to offer cutting edge products and pride themselves on delivering high quality products and incredible value for their customers.


Financial Accountant, Amsterdam, Noord Holland


We are currently recruiting a Financial Accountant to join their centralised European finance function; a unique opportunity to join a dynamic and international team in a broad accounting role owning the Month-end Consolidation of P&L, Balance Sheet and Cash Flow for entities under your responsibility.


Your duties will include although will not be limited to

  • Perform month-end and year-end closing
  • Prepare monthly account reconciliations
  • Providing analysis of balance sheet, P&L and accruals
  • Preparing financial statements and compiling annual accounts
  • Preparing journal entries
  • Assisting with internal and external audits to ensure compliance
  • Engaging with internal and external stakeholders
  • Driving process improvement initiatives to ensure best practice
  • Supporting ad hoc activities and projects  



  • Degree in Accounting or Finance and/or a recognized professional qualification (or close to qualified) RA, ACA, ACCA, CPA (or equivalent)
  • Experience in a multinational organization
  • Fluency in English and ideally another European language
  • Experience using ERP systems and knowledge of IFRS
  • <5 years' work experience in a similar position
  • A keen eye for detail, planning, and problem solving skills
  • High level of honesty, integrity, commitment and responsibility
  • Able to effectively communicate at all levels of the organization


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