Accounting Manager

Independent Recruiters -  Amsterdam

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As an Accounting Manager you will be responsible for:

  • Ensure the accuracy, reliability and integrity of the company’s books and records and financial reports;
  • Establish and implement an effective system of internal controls and ensure compliance with generally accepted accounting principles, policies and procedures and any applicable laws and regulations;
  • Support the needs of the business by providing analysis and insight into financial trends, risks and opportunities that may have an impact on financial and operational performance;
  • Identify opportunities to manage cost and leverage the organization's investments in working capital;
  • Maintains a thorough understanding of the financial reporting and general ledger structure;
  • Ensures all transactions are in compliance with US and local GAAP and are posted in a timely manner; 
  • Ensures an efficient and effective system of internal controls to maintain compliance with SOX 404, anti-corruption / anti-bribery laws and regulation, policies and procedures and any other relevant laws and regulations;
  • Perform regular reviews of balance sheet accounts to ensure the accounts are properly stated;
  • Perform regular reviews of P&L accounts to identify any trends, errors or omissions;
  • Ensure regular monitoring of the effectiveness of internal controls and compliance processes;
  • Prepares financial reports to satisfy Division and Corporate reporting requirements.
  • Ensure fixed asset expenditures are supported by an approved CER with sufficient detail to support the business case
  • Ensure fixed assets are properly accounted for and depreciated in accordance with Corporate policy
  • Ensure fixed assets are properly tracked through regular asset verification processes
  • Manage the approval and accounting for the retirement and disposition of fixed assets
  • Ensure VAT and intrastat transactions are properly accounted for and recorded
  • Ensure proper rates are applied to all products
  • Monitor transactions and account balances to ensure they are in line with expectations
  • Identify and communicate any issues that may indicate and increased risk to the business
  • Ensures all core processes are documented with risk and control points clearly identified
  • Ensures proper segregation of duties and delegated authorities are maintained and monitored
  • Maintain books and records to facilitate the efficient review of transactions and financial reports
  • Proactively identify and report any compliance issues or emerging risks and development and implement mitigation plans

As an Accounting Manager you fit the following criteria:

  • Degree in Business and Administration;

  • Minimum experience of 3 to 5 years in an Accounting Manager or equivalent position in a multinational (preferably US based) or an auditing company (one of the big four);

  • Professional certification in accounting (CPA or equivalent);

  • Fluent in English;

  • Familiar with USGAAP, Sarbanes Oxley Act;

  • Fiscal, Labour knowledge;

  • Familiar with Oracle and Hyperion (preferable).
Are you an Accounting Manager looking for a new job within an International, fast paced and corporate organisation? We are looking for a Manager Accounting to Report for one of the world's leading medical technology companies. Dutch no necessity. Please contact us, if you are interested.


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Niels Geugjes