Our client, headquartered in Amsterdam, set themselves apart through the provision of a bespoke and committed service to their customers.
Senior Financial Accountant, Amsterdam, Noord Holland
We are currently working with their finance department to find a dedicated and experienced Senior Financial Accountant, keen to utilise their technical finance acumen and leadership skills in a growing, international environment.
This Senior Financial Accountant opportunity, a key role for the business, offers a varied and interesting remit with excellent potential for career development.
Review of financial statements to ensure precision and high quality
Quality check of client tax and VAT returns
Working with more junior members of the team to assist in complex matters relating to Dutch GAAP and tax law
Development and delivery of courses both internally and externally relating to financial accounting
Maintenance of effective relationships (internal and external) for continuous improvement
7+ years’ experience in financial accounting (preferably within an accounting firm)
Ideally qualified to AA or RA level or equivalent
Ability to work in hands-on capacity as well as reviewing work of others
Experience of Dutch GAAP essential, IFRS also beneficial
Ambitious and driven personality, striving for continuous improvement in processes as well as in personal development
Fluent English language skills
If you are interested in applying for this Senior Financial Accountant role please register your interest using the link below, alternatively please send your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org or for a confidential conversation please call Jenny Callum in our Amsterdam office on +31 20 808 11 02.
EMEA Recruitment are delighted to share our latest vacancy for a VAT Analyst. Our client, a US Manufacturing company are seeking an experienced Tax professional, with a strong focus on VAT and Accounting. You will join a growing dynamic International Finance team and have responsibility for the EMEA Region.
VAT Analyst, Amsterdam, Noord Holland
The company has a diverse range of products and has a strong brand and reputation within the market. They pride themselves on having an inclusive working environment, and encourage initiatives to get the best from their team. The VAT Analyst will manage Indirect tax and Intrastat filings and perform general accounting within the Finance function.
Responsibilities will include:
Preparing and posting VAT journals in the company’s ERP system.
Preparing monthly VAT monthly closing and reconciliations.
Filing all VAT, Intrastat and related filings in coordination with outsourced software provider.
Coordination and review of VAT returns and signatures as required by local requirements.
Completion of all requests for payments of VAT.
Maintaining VAT tables in the company’s ERP system.
Analysing issues, implementing process improvement, and answering questions from various functional areas on VAT matters.
Training other functional areas on appropriate VAT application to sales and payments.
Ensuring accuracy of system generated reports for VAT reporting.
Review procedures for compliance and completeness with local requirements.
Support and manage any EMEA VAT audits.
Analyse and prepare monthly results for management; interact with other departments on business issues that impact financial problems.
Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance, or Business Administration.
A minimum of 4 years professional experience in tax
Fluency in English, any other language would be advantageous
Passion for process optimization
If you are interested in applying for this VAT Analyst role please register your interest using the link below, alternatively please send your CV to Hannah.email@example.com or for a confidential conversation please call Hannah Mallia in our Amsterdam office on +31 20 808 1102
Our client, a global specialist technology company, is currently looking to welcome a Senior Corporate Finance Manager into their corporate finance team in Amsterdam. The role offers the successful candidate the opportunity to become an integral part of the Financial HQ, working as a member of the Management Team.
The role will offer you a wide variety of business challenges across finance, treasury, corporate restructuring, taxation, corporate strategy and will combine responsibilities across team management, business administration and Corporate Finance project work.
The position is ideal for an intuitive, driven, proactive and highly ambitious individual with an open-minded attitude to learning and very strong communication skills.
This role requires international travel and an ability to work in multicultural teams across multiple time zones and continents.
Your responsibilities will include although will not be limited to:
Carrying out timely and accurate analysis of business strategy, global M&A, global financing and involvement in the administration of Financial HQ
Managing financial and business risks as necessary across the group e.g. tax audits, structuring of deals, tax risk, developing new frameworks to mitigate financial risk in new areas
Overseeing global cash management initiatives as well as developing improvement initiatives
Overseeing corporate governance within the group
Managing global audit relationships and ensuring global and local deadlines are met
Acting as a key member of the global treasury function including maintaining relationships with international banking partners
People management and growth to hire high-achievers and future business leaders
Driving process improvement initiatives to ensure best practice
Offering innovative ideas to drive multiple initiatives and projects
Supporting ad hoc activities and projects for the CFO and corporate finance senior management and advising accordingly
You will have:
Bachelor's/Master's degree in Finance/Accounting and MBA (highly desirable)
A further financial qualification CFA, CA, ACA, CPA
15+ years' professional work experience including a BIG4 background
5+ years international tax planning / corporate structuring experience
Fluent English language skills are mandatory
A confident communicator able to influence at all levels within the organisation
A high level of honesty, integrity, commitment and responsibility
The ability to understand complex and varied business problems and support the development, implementation and execution of solutions
Accomplished people management skills and experience supporting team career growth
A patient yet ambitious team-playing approach, pushing yourself and others to deliver the highest quality results
If you are interested in applying for this Senior Corporate Finance Manager role please register your interest using the link below, alternatively please send your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org or for a confidential conversation, please call Michelle Ewing in our Amsterdam office on +31 20 808 11 02.
Our client, a multinational media company, has an exciting opportunity available for a Finance Manager to join their regional offices in Amsterdam. The company offer freedom to contribute and a broad responsibility, with no day in the office the same as the last!
Finance Manager, Amsterdam, Noord Holland
As Finance Manager, you will take responsibility for the finance operation of the company, reporting to the Finance Director, acting as main point of contact or all finance related questions from internal departments and clients. The opportunity offers excellent benefits as well as a defined career path for the coming years.
Leading the month close and forecast processes
Supervising junior staff members overseeing AP/AR duties
Preparation of financial statements in IFRS and statutory reporting in Dutch GAAP
Management of cashflow and fixed assets
Supporting external audit and internal audit, in collaboration with external auditors
Supervise VAT process and CIT return
Ad hoc reporting
4+ years’ experience in a similar role, in an international organisation
Masters’ or Bachelors’ degree – ideally in Finance and/or Accounting
Strong technical accounting ability – ideally suited to a Big 4 background
Results driven with excellent communication skills
Demonstrable systems knowledge including SAP and Excel
Fluency in both Dutch and English language is essential
If you are interested in applying for this Finance Manager role please register your interest using the link below, alternatively please send your CV to email@example.com or for a confidential conversation please call Jenny Callum in our Amsterdam office on +31 20 808 11 02.
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
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 Hannah.firstname.lastname@example.org or for a confidential conversation please call Hannah Mallia in our Amsterdam office on +31 20 808 1102
Our client is an international business offering critical solutions to industry; maximizing research and technology to make a positive impact on society. With their technical expertise and strategic collaborations, they are driving change and innovation in their field.
Senior FP&A Analyst, Noord Holland, The Netherlands
We are currently recruiting exclusively for a newly created position, a Senior FP&A Analyst, to join their centralised finance function working as part of a small, key team.
This is a unique opportunity for an experienced analyst to join a growing team and offers real opportunity for continued learning and career development.
Your duties will include although will not be limited to:
Financial planning and analysis to support business strategy
Coordinating the budget cycle
Timely and accurate management reporting on operational and financial outcomes
Creating, maintaining, and developing financial models and interpreting data and analysis to make recommendations
Business partnering with operational teams
Reporting to senior management
Driving process improvement initiatives to ensure best practice
Supporting ad hoc activities, reporting and projects within the finance function
Degree in Accounting, Finance or similar
At least 6 years' relevant work experience
Advanced MS Excel skills
Fluent in English
Experience in a multinational organization
Strong analytical skills
A keen eye for detail, quality, and a drive to excel
Able to effectively communicate at all levels of the organization
High level of honesty, integrity, commitment, and responsibility
If you are interested in applying for this Senior FP&A Analyst role please register your interest using the link below, alternatively please send your CV to email@example.com or for a confidential conversation please call Michelle Ewing in our Amsterdam office on +31 20 808 11 02.
Working exclusively with my client, an innovative Pharmaceuticals business is seeking a new Assistant Finance Manager.
Assistant Finance Manager, Amsterdam, Noord Holland
Reporting to the Finance Director and working within a busy and dynamic team, as the Assistant Finance Manager you’ll be responsible for supporting the FD with management of the team, implementing effective internal controls, and maintaining the SOX policies. This role requires strong communication skills, the ability to multitask and have ambition to grow within the company.
Manage all closing procedures
Assist the FD with team management
Maintain SOX policies
Preparation of statutory accounts
Provide support on implementation projects
Assist on external audits
Minimum of 7 years’ experience within Finance
Big 4 and Pharma background
Fluent in Dutch and English
Strong communication skills
If you are interested in applying for this Assistant Finance Manager role please register your interest using the link below, alternatively please send your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org or for a confidential conversation please call Michelle Ewing in our Amsterdam office on +31 20 808 11 02.
My client, a leading Pharmaceuticals business is seeking a new Finance Director and happy to announce this is a retained search.
Finance Director, Amsterdam, Noord Holland
Working closely, with the CFO and Group Controller and leading a Finance team of 6, you’ll be working in a fast-paced environment which is constantly evolving. As the Finance Director you’ll be responsible for all finance matters from closing procedures to tax returns. Successful Finance Directors must be able to demonstrate strong leadership skills, the ability to teach and grow the talent of the existing team and drive the business forward.
Management of the Finance Team
Ensure SOX compliance is adhered to
Collaborate with IT on the implementation of the new ERP system
Review, improve and implement finance processes and procedures
Filing of Dutch tax returns
Main contact for external audits
10 years minimum working withing Finance, 3 years’ experience within management
Big 4 and Pharma background
RA or similar finance/account qualification
Fluency in Dutch and English
Experience of implementation of ERP systems
If you are interested in applying for this Finance Director role please register your interest using the link below, alternatively please send your CV to email@example.com or for a confidential conversation please call Michelle Ewing in our Zug office on +41 41 508 7007.
Working with a multicultural ambitious team, as the Corporate Finance Officer, you’ll experience working on projects 70-80% of the time, ranging from Treasury management to Capital restructuring. Working closely with senior stakeholders and the Global CFO, successful candidates must be able to demonstrate an excellent communication style, strong analytical skills and be CA qualified. Global opportunities are available within this business to work towards.
Oversee global cash management
Implement initiative to improve global working capital
As part of the team, provide analysis for M&A’s and global financing
Involvement with annual statutory audits and tax issues
Working on several projects
Cash planning and intercompany financing
Build and maintain strong relationships with banking partners
5 years’ experience working for a multinational company
2-3 years Big 4 audit experience
Strong interpersonal skills
Eager to succeed
Fluency in English
If you are interested in applying for this Corporate Finance Officer role please register your interest using the link below, alternatively please send your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org or for a confidential conversation please call Michelle Ewing in our Amsterdam office on +31 20 808 11 02.
On behalf of a global professional services company, we are seeking an ambitious and enthusiastic Financial Controller to join a vibrant and innovative company.
Financial Controller, Amsterdam, Noord Holland
Based in Amsterdam, the ideal candidate will be a registered Chartered Accountant, preferably with prior ‘Big 4’ and industry experience. Fluent Dutch language skills are also essential for this role.
Working as part of a multinational team, the role will suit a finance professional who is looking to work in a fast-paced environment within the heart of this rapidly growing business.
This is a fantastic opportunity to join a truly global company with genuine development opportunities in a supportive and multicultural environment. The company culture is fast-paced and highly dynamic - it is a place where high energy and ambition go a long way.
Key responsibilities for the Financial Controller:
Ensure compliance with SOX and the Internal Control Framework
Preparation of annual statutory financial statements
Provide all content required for fixed asset registration and depreciation
Balance sheet management and reconciliation for the allocated entities
Identify and implement process improvement opportunities
Act as first point of contract for complex accounting issues
Work closely with budget holders to support budgeting and forecasting process
The ideal Financial Controller will have:
Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Accounting or Finance
Chartered Accountant certification
SOX, US GAAP and Dutch GAAP knowledge
At least 5 years’ experience within Finance and Accounting
An in-depth understanding of Finance and Accounting processes
Fluent English and Dutch skills (spoken and written)
If you are interested in applying for this Financial Controller role, please register your interest using the link below. Alternatively please send your CV to email@example.com or for a confidential conversation please call Morgan Johnson on +31 20 808 1102.