Financial Accountant EU
Posted on Nov 20, 2021 by JM Group
Job Title: Financial Accountant (Europe)
Job Type: Full-time, permanent
Location: Amsterdam, Netherlands
Start Date: Nov 2021
An exciting opportunity has arisen to join a leading telecommunications company in their search for a Financial Accountant. This is full-time, permanent opportunity which will based out of their Amsterdam, Netherlands office.
The client is looking for innovative professionals to join their Finance team and connect the world to more. The successful candidate will work in a collaborative and inclusive environment that values diverse perspectives and continuous learning and provides industry-leading benefits with unmatched opportunities for career growth.
*Assisting in the monthly close process for various international entities, including closing GL modules, account reconciliations and variance analysis, month end journal entries, coordinating with Corporate Accounting teams on intercompany transactions, transfer pricing, FX revaluations, etc.
*Coordinate and communicate with the accounting/finance teams of the European subsidiaries and outside service providers.
*Assisting in new accounting system implementation & processes
*Working with AP/AR accountants to make sure all invoicing and customer billings are kept up to date
*Cash management and preparation of monthly bank reconciliations
*Bachelor's degree with a professional accounting qualification (ACA/ACCA/CPA)
*Good understanding of US GAAP, IFRS/Irish GAAP
*Excellent communication skills and ability to build relationships with others within and outside the accounting team
*Experience in accounting ERP systems, Oracle and Blackline experience a plus
*Strong knowledge of Excel, Word with strong written and oral communication skills that enables clear communication to all levels of management.
*Public accounting experience in a Big 4 firm (desirable)
*International subsidiaries and foreign currencies a plus
*ERP system experience (Oracle preferred)
The JM Group is operating and advertising as an Employment Agency for permanent positions and as an Employment Business for interim/contract/temporary positions. The JM Group is an Equal Opportunities employer and we encourage applicants from all backgrounds.