Statutory Accountant

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Locatie : Amsterdam
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Type aanwerving : Vast contract

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Statutory Accountant

The General Ledger/Statutory accountant is responsible for day to day General Ledger and VAT processes within the Finance department.

Finance Processes

  • Balance sheet reconciliations
  • Managing and maintaining assigned General Ledger accounts in accordance with statutory requirements and internal policies
  • Inventory/Intercompany reconciliations, knowledge and understanding
  • Documenting General Ledger processes and promoting best practices

Financial overviews/reporting

  • Month end/quarter end/year end closing according to department deadlines
  • Preparation of VAT reporting and analysis in conjunction with Finance external agency local offices
  • Proactively reviewing set up and streamlining process
  • Foreign currency accounting. Ability to understand and review the monthly impact, highlighting any anomalies and making corrective actions
  • Ad hoc assignments when required


  • Establish and maintain effective working relationships with employees, other agencies, and the local offices
  • Dealing with and resolving General accounting queries.

Finance support

  • Provide support and advice when required to other member(s) of the Finance team.
  • Statutory requirements
  • Preparation and review of statutory accounts/Corporate Income Tax for an assigned number of entities in cooperation with local offices of Finance external agency

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor degree in Accounting, Finance or international equivalent

Knowledge/ Skills

  • Solid accounting/administrative background (proven experience with General Ledger and Financial accounting) within a multi entity International organization
  • Working experience with ERP-systems. In particular SAP
  • Advanced knowledge of Excel
  • Excellent communication skills (fluent in Dutch and English)
  • Highly accurate
  • Ability to adapt to rapid change as the business develops, capable of working under pressure and manage time effectively
  • Working experience of Statutory Financial statements and Corp Income Tax for multiple countries is an advantage
  • Highly skilled with the statutory reporting under US GAAP
  • Working knowledge of VAT in multiple countries


  • Minimum 3 years' experience in similar position


Do you meet the requirements and are you interested? Please apply with your resume. For questions contact division Finance & Accounting via 020-4709011.

Please note, if you haven't received an answer within 10 workdays you haven't been selected for this vacancy.



Queens Towers
Delflandlaan 1
1062 EA Amsterdam
Telefoon : +31 20 470 90 11

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