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General Ledger Accountant

Sector Location Job type Salary
EUR 50,000 - 55,000
Date added
6 April, 2022

Job Description

Our client, an international and dynamic manufacturing and production business, is seeking to appoint a General Ledger Accountant to join its team in the Tilburg area.


This role will be performed within the shared service centre of this company, where the financial accounting activities of more than 20 entities are centralised in the Finance to Report department.


The successful General Ledger Accountant will report to the Team Lead Finance to Report and will manage a number of assigned entities.


This is an exciting time to join this company, as there are a lot of improvement projects taking place. This is also a good opportunity to join a good environment and a mature industry, with the opportunity to grow and progress.


General Ledger Accountant, Tilburg Area, Netherlands


Duties of the General Ledger Accountant:

  • Continuous collaboration with the Business Controller of the entities
  • Timely delivery of an accurate income statement and balance sheet, with associated substantiation within the guidelines set by the business
  • Delivering high quality financial reporting
  • Organization of relevant administrative activities, with associated in control statements
  • Ensure effective control measures in processes for own work area
  • Periodic reconciliation of balance sheet accounts
  • The administration in ERP (SAP FI-) and connection with HFM reporting
  • Internal and external reporting in accordance with applied accounting standards (IFRS) and local laws and regulations


Essential requirements:

  • An HBO and/or university education in Accounting, Economics or Finance
  • Good communication skills and oral and written expression skills in Dutch and English (German is an advantage)
  • Ability to work independently based on the established working methods and work instructions
  • A positive, but also critical, attitude
  • You can work in a structured way and are accurate
  • Experience with SAP and HFM
  • Experience with IFRS is a plus


If you are interested in applying for this General Ledger Accountant role please register your interest using the link below, alternatively please send your CV to or for a confidential conversation please call Melissa in our Amsterdam office on +31 20 241 73 69