Accountant | English

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Accounting and Finance
AP, Tax & statistics reports

Job Description

Our client, a global company in the outdoor gear industry, is seeking a detail-oriented and experienced Accountant to join their team in Amsterdam. The company prioritizes the quality and durability of its products, as well as sustainability and environmental responsibility, in order to bring comfort outdoors to its global customer base.

The ideal candidate will have a strong background in accounting and financial planning and analysis (FPA), with 3-5 years of relevant experience. This position requires someone with excellent communication skills, an easy-going and calm demeanor, and the ability to work collaboratively within a team environment.


Main Responsibilities:

I. Accounts Payable Cycle:

  • Validate and book vendor invoices accurately and in a timely manner
  • Prepare a biweekly payment list and ensure payments are processed efficiently
  • Conduct SG&A analysis

II. Monitor DTC (Shopify) Business:

  • Monitor and analyze day-to-day ecommerce transactions
  • Reconcile ecommerce payments and validate transactions to ensure accuracy

III. Prepare Tax and Statistics Reports:

  • Prepare various tax reports including VAT NL, ICP, CBS, VAT OSS, VOEC, and VAT UK
  • Ensure compliance with local tax regulations and deadlines

IV. Support Yearly Financial Closing:

  • Assist in annual stock counts and reconciliations to ensure accuracy of financial statements

V. Other Administrative Tasks:

  • Assist with various administrative tasks as needed to support the finance and accounting team



  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or a related field

  • 3-5 years of experience in accounting in a similar position

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

  • Independent & well-organized
  • Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced environment and meet deadlines



  • Immediate permanent contract (with 2-month probation period)

  • Hybrid working model 

  • International team

  • Travel cost reimbursement

  • Pension Contribution

  • Yearly bonus based on individual and team performance

  • Centrally located office


Does it sound like a great match for your next step? Apply directly with your CV!


Please note, we can only consider candidates currently residing in the Netherlands and in possession of a valid working permit!

The salary or salary range indicated is dependent on the amount of experience and relevant skills you can offer specific to this role. We are happy to discuss this with you if you look to be a good match for the position.