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Accountant- Exclusive

Sector Location Job type Salary
Up to EUR 70,000 + hybrid working
Date added
21 June, 2022

Job Description

EMEA Recruitment is pleased to work in partnership with Ecolab for the role of Accountant, which will report directly to the Benelux Tax & Accounting Manager.


Accountant - Exclusive, Leiden, Zuid Holland, Netherlands


Responsibilities of the Accountant:

  • Ensuring company files are up to date, including copies of resolutions, minutes of shareholders’ meetings, official registrations, shareholders’ register copies of annual accounts
  • Liaise with the centralised Accounting team and review of monthly accounting records to be in line with Dutch GAAP and with the legal documentation of the company
  • General regulatory reporting - preparation, review and filing of quarterly Dutch Central Bank mandatory benchmark reporting
  • Preparation, review and signing of non-audited and non-consolidated financial statements based on Dutch GAAP
  • Transaction monitoring of the bank account, including correspondence with Treasury, Legal, Tax or GBS departments
  • Coordinate the preparation of annual tax return data in conjunction with tax advisors
  • Review and coordinate calculation of income tax, deferred taxes and corporate tax packages


Skills and experience:

  • 3+ years of relevant work experience, including strong expertise on tax and statutory accounts
  • Well organized with the ability to prioritize tasks
  • Good knowledge of local statutory requirements and US GAAP
  • Proactive, process driven, analytical, logical and disciplined approach to problem-solving
  • Self-motivated and ability to work unsupervised on own initiative
  • Proficient with using SAP, as well as Microsoft Office applications, particularly Excel and PowerPoint


BA/BS degree in Accounting, Finance, Economics, Tax Management or equivalent


Fluent in English and a good understanding of Dutch


If you are interested in applying for this Accountant role, please register your interest using the link below. Alternatively, please send your CV to or for a confidential conversation please call Becky Kitson in our Amsterdam office on +31 20 241 73 67

Please be advised all direct and third party applications will be managed by EMEA Recruitment.