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German Speaking GL Accountant

HM - ABPM-761308
Sector Location Job type Salary
EUR42000 - EUR42000
Date added
26 May, 2020

Job Description

Our client, a leading European pharmaceutical business are looking for an accomplished fluent German Speaking GL Accountant, to join their growing team in Amsterdam. They are a European specialist pharmaceutical company that has been bringing transformative medicines to patients for over a century.


German Speaking GL Accountant, Amsterdam, The Netherlands 


The General Ledger Accountant will work collaboratively within a team to carry out monthly/annual closing activities, as well as assisting reporting, Statutory Accounting and external compliance. The role reports to the Finance Manager with an opportunity work with a multitude of stakeholders across the business.



  • Ensuring accuracy and completeness of monthly, quarterly and year-end closing
  • Provide local VAT reporting within the required deadlines and assist with corporate tax declarations
  • Contribute towards process improvement initiatives within the department
  • Prepare and analyse monthly consolidated figures for multiple entities
  • Participate in accounting reviews and liaise with senior stakeholders



  • At least 2 years' finance experience
  • Good level or German and  fluent English speaking
  • Educated to Degree level in Finance or Accountancy
  • Excellent interpersonal skills along with an ability to effectively collaborate with internal stakeholders
  • Strong Excel knowledge
  • Excellent English language skills


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