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Senior Financial Accountant - Utrecht

Location: Utrecht , Utrecht
Language(s): Only English Required
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09 Jul 2020
Main Tasks Perform general accounting activities, including preparation, maintenance and reconciliation of ledger accounts and financial statements; Prepare, analyse and report financial transactions, making sure accounting records are complete, accurate and in compliance with accepted accounting principles Analyse and prepare year-end and statutory accounts as well as financial statements and reports Responding to financial inquiries by gathering and interpreting data Examining financial records to check for accuracy Manage tax payments Analyse financial trends. Assisting in process improvement and systems enhancement initiatives Proactively identify new initiatives that could benefit the organisation. Requirements Bachelor''s/Master''s Degrre in Accounting In-depth knowledge of Dutch GAAP/IFRS reporting, consolidation, income taxes/VAT and intercompany agreements. Extensive accounting experience Experience and effectiveness in working, reporting and communicating in an international and multicultural environment Exceptional attention to detail Excellent communication skills Affinity with ERP systems Fluency in English, both written and spoken. Dutch is an advantage but not required. Confident working in a fast-paced environment Strong IT skills, particularly in Microsoft Office (Word & Excel) A flexible working attitude and willing to go the extra mile to contribute to great team work A positive mindset, being able to think in opportunities rather than problems Ability to focus not only on the day to day aspect, but also on process improvements. Pro-active approach with strong time-management skills