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External Reporting Specialist

Sector Location Job type Salary
Date added
21 May, 2021

Job Description

Join a forward-thinking, innovative business as you become a key part of the Finance organisation in the role of External Reporting Specialist. Embarking on an exciting period of transition and growth, this organisation is embracing new technologies and coupling with a key focus on sustainability.


External Reporting Specialist, Amsterdam, Noord Holland


We are looking for an External Reporting Specialist who will enjoy responsibility for Statutory & VAT Reporting for the Group and can demonstrate a good understanding of Dutch GAAP & IFRS. Working in an environment with some of the most inspiring and passionate Finance talent, there is a great opportunity to develop your career long-term in this growing business!


Responsibilities of the External Reporting Specialist include:

  • Ensuring compliance with all local regulatory requirements
  • Liaising with external accounting partners in preparation of VAT and statutory reporting
  • Management of the statutory audit process and VAT submissions
  • Preparation of financial statements (Dutch GAAP and IFRS)
  • Supporting teams with relevant data for Dutch GAAP reporting and Tax requirements
  • Supporting in the preparation of US GAAP financial statements necessary for SEC Reporting
  • Liaising with tax advisors, and overseeing the VAT submissions and preparation of the monthly VAT balance sheet reconciliations
  • Communication & correspondence with Dutch authorities


Ideal profile:

  • Minimum HBO/bachelor’s degree in Finance/Accounting or similar topic
  • RA/CPA or similar qualification preferred
  • Ideally suited to an individual with experience in Big 4 or similar environment
  • 4-7+ years’ experience, including financial statement preparation and analysis and/or audit
  • Experience in Dutch GAAP and IFRS essential; US GAAP also beneficial
  • Fluency in Dutch and English languages is essential


If you are interested in applying for this External Reporting Specialist role 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.