Ref: LM44749

Accounting Assistant

Sector Accounting/Audit
Type Full-time, Permanent
Location Netherlands-Others
Salary (Annual) €40,000 - 60,000 / Year
A Japanese chemical manufacturer in Rotterdam/Botlek in the Netherlands is currently recruiting an Accounting Assistant.
In this role you will be supporting the Manager of Accounting & Finance, on financial accounting, product costing, contract management, reporting ensuring the P&L, B/S, G/L and related financial documents, and analysing, explaining and solving financial and material variances.

TYPE: Permanent, full-time
WORKING HOURS: 8:00-16:30 from Monday to Friday (including 30 min. break), 40 hours per week, flexible time work allowed
SALARY: €40k-60k depending on experience (including 8% of holiday allowance and 13th month bonus)
LOCATION: Rotterdam/Botlek
*Work from home flexibilities: A few days a week allowed (depending on work contents)

• Supporting daily, periodic and monthly reports of accounting-related business to the Manager Accounting & Finance
• Keeping up to date and maintaining General Ledger by their ERP system
• Ensure that all financial transactions (AP and AR) are allocated to the correct cost centers/accounts, and the general accuracy of the accounting statements
• Prepares, assists and draws up accounting statements, such as balance sheets, income statements, profit and loss statements, product costing sheets and month-end closing accounting books
• Reconciliation of the bank accounts, accounts receivable, accounts payable, and customer account
• Preparing in-time invoices related to the accounts receivables, and handling invoices related to the accounts payable
• Checking and addressing accounts receivables if paid in time and taking action where needed
• Filing of applicable required tax forms
• Tracking and maintaining the company’s fixed assets
• Preparing various management accounting reports
• Keeping up-to-date and maintaining various masters of the financial and accounting software systems
• Drawing up monthly, quarterly and annual cost accounting reports, collaborating with the Production Department

• HBO or HEAO diploma in Finance, Accounting or a related field
• Proven trac k record of minimum 3-5 years in a financial assistant position
• Experience with an ERP financial and /or accounting software system
• Familiar with Dutch GAAP and Dutch tax affairs
• Hands on and Can-Do attitude
• Proactive and service minded attitude
• Fluent level Dutch speaker and proficient in English
• Proficiency with MS Office & Excel

** All applicants must have the right to work in the Netherlands as the Company is not able to offer visa support.
Updated: 62 days ago
Ref: LM44749