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Accountant - Utrecht

Finance / Accounting
Utrecht

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
  • 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

About the company:

Our client is an international medical company based in Utrecht