Our client, JLG Industries, who is an international and world's leading designer and manufacturer of access equipment, is currently looking for a GL Accountant (40 hours) in Hoofddorp.
Working for the company that started the access industry and leads the way with 50 years of innovation. JLG is spelled with pride by its employees and part of Oshkosh Corporation, a Fortune 500 company. JLG EMEA has its headquarters in Hoofddorp covering Europe, Russia, Middle East, Africa and India.
Do you have 3+ years of relevant accounting experience and Bachelor's degree? You are fluent in English and the general ledger doesn't hold any secrets for you! Are you looking for an international environment with a very diverse of people? Apply now!
All applicants MUST have full legal authorisation to work in the EU region independently and be fluent in both spoken and written English language.
About the position:
The purpose of this position is to perform general accounting functions and assist in the statutory process within a fast-growing international company. In this capacity your role is a link between activities in the United States and the EMEA Region (Europe, Middle East and Africa). Tasks include month-end and statutory reporting for one or more legal entities and involvement in financial projects. The successful applicant will work closely together with other finance departments (Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Financial Planning & Analysis, and Payroll) to ensure control and compliance.
Essential duties and responsibilities:
Assist with preparation of Audits (Group, Statutory, Internal, SOX and Tax) and liaise with the JLG audit team
Perform and manage month end close activities.
Perform and propose improvements for Account Reconciliations and Analysis as assigned. Own the monthly, quarterly and annual closing of one or more EMEA legal entities.
Assist to control corporate income tax and value added tax (document, monitor and improve).
Propose and drive changes and improvements in the accounting process.
Prepare, validate and make journal entries for designated companies.
Create and maintain a strong environment to enable information gathering for fiscal, legal and accounting purposes.
Support process improvements and system implementations to ensure enhancements of reporting processes across the EAME locations.
Participates in regional balance sheet and cost reviews with decision support teams
Bachelor's degree in Finance or Accounting, or a relevant field
At least 3 years of relevant accounting experience, preferably in an international environment
An experienced Auditor without accounting experience can also be considered for this role
Multiple-country GL Accounting experience is advantageous
Knowledge of Dutch tax structures is advantageous
Fluent in English. Knowledge of other European languages is advantageous.
Knowledge of Financial / Accounting ERP systems
Knowledge of MS Office
Excellent analytic skills and an excellent level of accuracy
Shows initiative and provides good follow-up on areas of responsibility, especially in the area of the accounting process
Contract direct with client with the intention for permanent position
Competitive benefits aligned with experience/educational level
Package: 29 vacation days, yearly performance bonus %, pension scheme, travel expenses public transport fully covered or € 0,19 per km
Working for a global Fortune 500 company and being part of almost 50 years of innovation. Our client covers Europe, Russia, Middle East, Africa and India where they work close together with their local sales and engineering teams.
Please contact Hajar Amagir, Recruitment Consultant
T: 06 26326600
When interested please apply with your English resume on our website: www.kellyservices.nl
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