Accounting officer - English and/ or German | Undutchables

Accounting officer - English and/ or German

Amsterdam, reference 2020-00677

Company description

Our client is an international company which is based in the heart of Amsterdam. The location is in the heart of the center. The office is small with approx. 5 - 10 max. employees. The internal communication is English and sometimes German when necessary

Job description

You will be responsible for:
  • Monthly closing (Dutch GAAP and IFRS)
  • General accounting, including preparations of the annual accounts
  • Daily cash management and clearing of accounts
  • Monthly reconciliation with group companies
  • Reconciliation and analysis of certain accounts
  • Communication with internal and external auditors
  • Ad-hoc assistance to the Head of Accounting


  • An accounting diploma or similar qualification or 3-5 years working experience in an administration department, preferably in the small financial institutions or a small bank
  • Good knowledge of Dutch GAAP and IFRS
  • Solid skill with SAP FI
  • Excellent working knowledge of MS Office, especially Excel
  • Excellent in English (verbal and in writing)
  • German knowledge (verbal and in writing) - German language is a big plus!
  • International finance experience is a plus
  • Candidates who has gained extensive work experience in an international (big) bank will not be considered
  • Must be good team player, but be able to work independently
  • Good communication skills
  • Accurate and punctual but with a high degree of flexibility
  • Be able to handle high work pressure at times and challenging assignments

Working conditions

This is a long term position and full time 37,5 hours per week from Monday until Friday
The salary is depending on work experience and education
The candidate should live in Amsterdam/ region. Candidates who are living abroad will not be considered.
The start date is ASAP

Recruiter contact

Sie Wai Tsang, Undutchables Amsterdam
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