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GL Accountant

Sector Location Job type Salary
EUR40000 - EUR45000
Date added
22 March, 2022

Job Description

EMEA Recruitment is working in partnership with a pharmaceutical company based in Amsterdam in search of a GL Accountant to join its team.


The successful GL Accountant will be responsible for the day-to-day accounting, statutory reporting, group reporting and compliance requirements.


GL Accountant - Amsterdam, Noord Holland, Netherlands


In return, you will receive an attractive salary and a chance to work with a very experienced team in a growing international business.


This global organisation offers the flexibility for all employees to enhance and improve their skills through numerous programmes. This cultivates an environment for growth and knowledge sharing.



Duties of the GL Accountant:

  • Completion of consolidation schedules
  • Month-end close
  • Balance sheet reconciliation
  • Forecasting cash
  • VAT reporting, as well as intrastate reporting within deadlines
  • Assisting with corporate tax declarations
  • Assisting with auditing
  • Dealing with external businesses, such as banks and tax authorities
  • Working with internal departments, such as Finance teams and Project teams
  • Building a relationship with Operational Accounting and Compliance


Skills and knowledge:

  • Working independently
  • Knowledge and experience in statutory regulations (tax, VAT, accounting rules)
  • Excellent in Excel
  • ERP – JD Edwards
  • Min 2-years’ experience in an international business
  • Fluent in English (German advantageous)
  • Hybrid working


If you are interested in applying for this GL Accountant role, please register your interest using the link below. Alternatively, please send your CV to or for a confidential conversation please call Michael Bentil in our Amsterdam office on +31 20 241 73 68