Financial Accountant (Dutch Speaking)

  • Location

    Kidlington, Oxfordshire

  • Sector:

    Manufacturing & Engineering

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  • Salary:

    £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum

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  • Published:

    15 days ago

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  • Client:

    Hays Senior Finance

Dutch speaking Financial Accountant opportunity based in Oxfordshire paying upto £45,000 plus benefits

Financial Accountant (Dutch speaking)
Permanent, Full-time

Your new company
A highly established international medical devices manufacturer is actively seeking an experienced accountant (ideally qualified ACA/ACCA/CIMA) that has Dutch speaking proficiency to support the financial reporting team in the Oxfordshire site and look after the Netherlands legal entity. The role will report into the Head of Finance and also work alongside to the wider business group entities.

Your new role
As the successful candidate, you will be responsible for the full ledger control, from balance sheet reconciliations to AP and AR management. In additional you be expected to own the month end process which will include journal reviews, P&L analysis and supporting the commentary narrative. Cashflow and banking controls will be also integral to your role, alongside VAT and Corp Tax submission assistance. Due to the Netherlands entity falling into your remit, you will ensure all intercompany accounting and EuroSox controls are accurate, whilst also continuously reviewing and refining reporting processes to ensure maximal efficiency. Management of the ERP will be key to your success, ensuring that inventory controls are in place and supporting system upgrades where necessary. Finally, you will be heavily involved in the Year end close including the production of statutory statement and being a lead POC during audit. Ad hoc reporting and analysis will also fall into your regular deliverables

What you'll need to succeed
In order to be successful, you will need strong Dutch (and English) speaking capabilities alongside significant financial accounting experience, with an accountancy qualified (ACA, ACCA, CIMA) being desirable. Furthermore, you will be a self-starter, collaborative with excellent communication skills and clear ability to manage workloads to meet deadlines. Strong excel knowledge is essential and prior experience of SAP and Power BI would be advantageous.

What you'll get in return
This is a permanent and full-time role, offering competitive salary and benefits. You will also gain the opportunity to join an international business providing overseas exposure and exciting progression as the company continues to grow.

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