Job Properties
  • Job Type
    Full-time Position
  • Category
    Finance & Accounting
  • Languages
  • Experience Required
  • Degree Required
    • Province
    • Date Posted
      December 18,2021
    • Entrusting Package
    • JSS
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    Junior Accountant

    For our international client (commodity trading industry) in Amsterdam we are looking for a Junior Accountant (m/f/x).

    Because the client is currently experiencing rapid growth in the scale-up phase, the departments are going through structural changes, as well as process improvements and new software implementations. You will get the chance to experience this new aera of business and have an impact by making your ideas heard. We want someone who is open-minded and eager to learn, someone who can think outside the box.

    You will be responsible for handling Accounts Payable and Receivable, which includes processing incoming invoices, outgoing invoices and bank statements, controlling related balances, and delivering related reports and analyses.

    Your goal is taking full ownership of the AP/AR process and skilfully managing relationships with the traders, logistics and the Treasury department, as well as having contact with clients when needed.

    Tasks and responsibilities of the Junior Accountant (m/f/x) in Amsterdam:

    • Ensuring accurate and timely registration and posting of customer and creditor invoices
    • Closely monitoring and following up on invoice approvals
    • Processing netting settlements (debtor/creditor)
    • Executing the invoicing, confirmation and settlement process based on service level agreements (SLA) with other Business Units
    • Reconciling intercompany positions
    • Processing bank statements
    • Be a main contact for AP/AR related matters (clients, logistics, treasury and front office)
    • Responsible for AP, stock and AR transactions for specific product lines
    • Preparing various AP/AR reports
    • Assist with execution of financial audit requests
    • Reconciliation of subledger and GL positions
    • Performing GL account specifications
    • Analysis of cost and margin variances
    • Performing bank reconciliations
    • Performing other ad-hoc requests (e.g. responsible for deliverables relating to an internal project)

    Your profile:

    • University degree or vocational education in Accounting (Bachelor Accountancy preferred)
    • 1-2 years' experience working in Accounts Payable & Receivable
    • Excellent knowledge and use of English (written and spoken)
    • Experience in international VAT treatment is a plus
    • Experience in Logistics is a plus
    • Experience working in Microsoft Dynamics NAV is a plus
    • Skilled stakeholder manager, working well under pressure
    • Self-starter mentality, good at working independently
    • Decisive, can prioritize and effectively manages time
    • Proactive and illustrates a focus on continuous process improvement
    • High attention to detail and ability to adapt to change/flexibility
    • Hardworking, diligently ensures task completion


    • Target incentives (company weekend, themed dinners, gifts)
    • Kickboxing & football
    • In-house Life Coach
    • A monthly gross salary indication of €2.800 - €3.000 based on a 40 hour workweek


    Are you the Junior Accountant (m/f/x) we're looking for? Please apply via the ''solliciteer / apply now'' button and let us know!

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