VanMoof is a fast-moving bike company set for major growth. We're looking for a Financial Accountant who’ll jump in at the deep end, and take charge of VanMoof's international growth strategy. You'll take charge of the full administration of certain foreign entities of VanMoof Group and will participate in specific projects to strengthen the structure of Finance to be able to support the significant growth of the business.
Reporting to the Accounting Manager you'll be working in a dynamic environment as part of the accounting team. This team manages various entities across 5 countries and ongoing projects to further structure and automate finance processes as we grow into 2022 and beyond.
You will be an important player in the finance team. Here at VanMoof, finance is involved in the very core of our business and is not just a support team. As we rapidly expand our global footprint, reporting becomes more and more important. We want to make sure that all the numbers are reliable so we can make the right business decisions. And that's where you come into play.
But don't get us wrong, you'll do so much more that the operational tasks. You'll, together with the team, critically look at our current procedures and help to improve. You will make impact and have fun along the way!
What you’ll do
Own end-to-end accounting records for your assigned entities/countries (or in a dedicated team)
Reconciliation of bank transactions
Be in charge of reconciling payments from our third party payment providers
Journal entry preparation, including filing supporting documentation
Prepare weekly supplier payment run
Make sure balance sheet accounts are reconciled where needed
Accrual calculations and opex variance analysis
Work closely with your colleagues in Financial Control during month end process to ensure a high quality of reporting
Be a go to person for local brand store managers and managers at HQ for accounting related questions
Provide feedback on projects to improve processes and automation
What you'll bring
2+ years of relevant work experience in accounting within – global organisations – (plus)
Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English
Excellent knowledge of Excel and Pivot Tables
Strong organizational and analytical skills
Affinity with complex IT/ERP systems, preferably Odoo
Team player, pro-active and accurate
Enthusiasm to improve processes
Strong interpersonal skills
Flexibility, willingness to take on alternative or additional tasks to meet the business needs
You are currently based in Amsterdam or willing to commute
Bachelor or Master degree in Accounting
Dutch is a nice to have, knowledge of additional languages is a plus
What you'll get
26 paid holiday days for you to unwind
Your very own VanMoof bike (lend-lease)
Pension plan with Brand New Day
Bi-annual performance rewards (subject to individual and company results)
Laptop, screens, and software tools
Insider experience in a rapidly-growing international company
Healthy lunch provided when in the office
Special snacks, tasty coffee, (and lots of tea) when in the office
Weekly bootcamp, weekly yoga, OneFit discount, and ClassPass credits
Discount on Dutch health insurance
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Job descriptions are difficult to interpret. We understand you might not tick all the above boxes. The truth is, we don't either. If you feel excitement about our upcoming challenges, we encourage you to apply now!