Senior Accounting Specialist

Posted 2 weeks ago
Job ID: 7973

Job Description

EMEA Recruitment is working with an international client in its search for an Interim Senior Accounting Specialist to join their team in Amsterdam for c. 9 months.  

In this role, you report to the Finance Director and are responsible for managing all aspects of the Accounts Payable function, analysing financial information, and booking journal entries in the NetSuite ERP system.

The Interim Senior Accounting Specialist will work cross-functionally with the Supply Chain/Procurement department, ensuring suppliers are paid in line with payment terms, and queries are managed effectively.

The successful candidate will be a collaborative team member, have a good understanding of accounting principles, maintain high attention to detail, and have the ability to adapt to change in a fast-moving environment.

Responsibilities as the Senior Accounting Specialist:
  • Ensure timely processing of accounts payable invoices including the processing of expense and credit card claims
  • Perform data analytics to identify undue trends in AP, such as ageing balances, debit balances, duplicate invoices, overpayment of bills
  • Support with the continuous enhancement of NetSuite with regards to AP
  • Ensure best practice for documentation of AP processes and controls
  • Support the month end close process for AP-related inputs
  • Work with Supply Chain and Procurement to develop reports as needed

Experience required:
  • Bachelor of Science in Business or related field
  • Minimum 7+ years of experience in financial accounting and accounts payable processing
  • Experience in internal control activities
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and meet deadlines
  • Fluent English

EMEA Recruitment is committed to promoting Equity, Diversity and Inclusion in the workplace. We act as a neutral third party in the recruitment process, basing our candidate searches on skills and experience. We do not discriminate on the basis of age, gender, sex, relationship status, disability, race, religion/beliefs, or sexual orientation.