Competitive salary
Posted 3 weeks ago
Job ID: 8159

Job Description

EMEA Recruitment is delighted to be working with an international company in its search for an Interim Accountant to join the finance team temporarily.

The Interim Accountant will be home-based and visit the Amsterdam office occasionally. You will work 40 hours a week, and our client is offering an initial two-month contract with the potential to extend. 

Role Summary:

We are seeking a highly skilled and detail-oriented Interim Accountant. The Interim Accountant will play a crucial role in ensuring the accuracy and integrity of our financial records during a period of transition.

This position requires a strong understanding of accounting principles, excellent analytical skills, and the ability to work independently.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Financial Reporting: Prepare accurate and timely financial statements, including balance sheets, income statements, and cash flow statements
  • Reconciliations: Perform account reconciliations to ensure the accuracy of financial data
  • Month-End Close: Assist in the month-end and year-end closing processes, including journal entries, accruals, and adjustments
  • Budgeting and Forecasting: Assist in the preparation of budgets and financial forecasts, providing variance analysis and insights
  • Audit Support: Prepare documentation and provide support for internal and external audits
  • Compliance: Ensure compliance with accounting standards, company policies, and relevant regulations
  • Accounts Payable/Receivable: Oversee and manage the processing of accounts payable and receivable transactions


  • Education: Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, or a related field. CPA or equivalent certification is preferred
  • Experience: Minimum of 3 years of experience in Accounting or Finance roles, preferably in a similar interim or contract position
  • Technical Skills: Proficiency in Accounting software (e.g., QuickBooks, SAP, Oracle) and Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)
  • Analytical Skills: Strong analytical and problem-solving abilities with attention to detail
  • Communication: Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Time Management: Ability to manage multiple tasks and deadlines in a fast-paced environment
  • Independence: Capable of working independently with minimal supervision

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.