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Senior Financial Accountant

Sector Location Job type Salary
Date added
29 October, 2021

Job Description

We’re looking for a Senior Financial Accountant on behalf of our client, an international and dynamic manufacturing business that maximizes technology to make a positive impact on society.


With their technical expertise and strategic collaborations, they are driving change and innovation in their field.


Senior Financial Accountant, Amsterdam, Noord Holland, Netherlands


We are currently recruiting a Senior Financial Accountant to join their centralised Finance function, reporting to the Finance Director and working as part of a small, key team in this global business.


This is a unique opportunity for a candidate with 5+ years’ relevant experience and a hands-on approach to add value in this fast-paced and developing environment.


Your duties as Senior Financial Accountant will include, although will not be limited to:

  • Assisting with quarter and year-end closing process
  • Providing analysis of balance sheet, P&L and accruals
  • Preparing financial statements and compiling annual accounts
  • Preparing and assisting with external financial audits
  • Assisting with monthly VAT returns
  • Driving process improvement initiatives to ensure best practice
  • Engaging with internal and external stakeholders
  • Assisting with ad hoc activities and projects within the Finance function



  • Degree in Accounting or Finance
  • An audit background in the Big 4 would be preferred
  • At least 5 years’ relevant work experience
  • Fluent in English
  • A keen eye for detail, with good analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Able to effectively communicate at all levels of the organization
  • High level of honesty, integrity, commitment and responsibility


If you are interested in applying for this Senior Financial Accountant role, please register your interest using the link above. Alternatively, please send your CV to or for a confidential conversation please call Georgia Wright in our Amsterdam office on +31 20 808 11 02.