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The Statutory Reporting Specialist is a member of the Finance Statutory Reporting & Tax team. The department is responsible for performing all tax and statutory reporting tasks applicable to legal entities part of Foot Locker Group in Europe, under the leadership of the European Retail Controller.

Specifically, the Statutory Reporting Specialist will support the preparation of the statutory annual accounts, assisting with the completion of related accounting and financial reporting tasks, ensuring local accounting principles are applied.

This includes research and advising the company on statutory accounting and reporting matters in connection to ad-hoc project initiatives.


Part of your responsibilities will be:

  • Perform year-end closing procedures, including for countries where bookkeeping is outsourced to 3rd party accounting firms
  • Liaise with auditors and external accountants for both interim and year end audits, prepare reports and supporting schedules
  • Prepare journal entries and reconciliation of balances (intercompany and inventory), investigate and adjust differences for US GAAP versus Local GAAP items
  • Track and ensure timely completion of local statutory reporting requirements
  • Advise management on process improvements and support process set-up for new requirements
  • Support and respond to different business requests

Execute tasks in accordance to company policies and procedures, also as required for SOX compliance.


Our ideal colleague has the following qualifications:

  • Graduate degree or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or Economics, minimum 5+ years’ hands on experience

  • Fluent in English, knowledge another EU language is a plus

  • Knowledge and hands-on experience with ERP systems (PeopleSoft or Oracle preferred)

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills and an effective team player

  • Strong MS Office skills, particularly Excel

  • Knowledge of accounting closing processes and controls

  • A team payer with a service-oriented attitude

  • Strong attention to details and excellent problem-solving skills

  • Willingness to travel

What we offer:

  • Truly international working environment,
  • Strong emphasis on value & team-based leadership, an open and engaging company culture,
  • Wide range of opportunities for personal and professional growth,
  • Competitive compensation package,
  • A lot of moments to spend valuable time in our stores, with an amazing employee discount,
  • Regular sample sales at our Foot Locker HQ,
  • An awesome on-site Gym,
  • Travel allowance + company bus (From Utrecht Central Station to Vianen).
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