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GL Accountant

Sector Location Job type Salary
EUR 55000 - EUR 65000
Date added
13 June, 2022

Job Description

EMEA Recruitment is pleased to be working with a market-leading, manufacturing company based in the Amsterdam area in search of a GL Accountant.


As a GL Accountant, you will work in partnership with other Finance departments (Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Financial Planning & Analysis, and Payroll) to ensure control and compliance.


GL Accountant, Amsterdam Area – Hoofddorp, Noord Holland, Netherlands


For the successful GL Accountant, there is an attractive salary, scope for progression and a chance to work in an international environment, along with additional benefits.


Responsibilities of the GL Accountant:

  • Coordinating, assisting and driving the preparation and completion of audits of assigned legal entities
  • Performing and managing month-end close activities
  • Performing monthly Blackline balance sheet reconciliations and ensuring variances are resolved
  • Owning the monthly, quarterly and annual closure of multiple EMEA legal entities
  • Managing and filing all VAT (coordinate with outsource providers)
  • Ensuring the filing of corporate income tax and local statistical reporting
  • Preparing, validating and making journal entries for companies designated to you
  • Creating and maintaining a strong information-gathering system
  • Supporting process system implementations and process improvement



  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance or Accounting, or a relevant field
  • Min. 3 years in Accounting and VAT or a relevant field
  • An experienced Auditor without Accounting experience can also be considered for this role
  • Knowledge of Dutch tax legislation (advantageous)
  • Fluent in English


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