3/1/2024 2:25:24 PM 1070 Brussels

Senior Accountant


  • Anonymous
  • Close to 1070
  • Pharmaceutical and Healthcare
  • Indefinite period
  • Permanent contract
  • Fulltime
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Position

Our client, a Belgian pharmaceutical company, is looking for a talented Senior Accountant. The successful candidate must have accounting knowledge and has at least +/- 7 years of relevant experience in a similar function in a similar environment.

In this role, you will be responsible for the monthly/quarterly/yearly closing for several Belgian entities and 1 US entity.  You will report directly to the business unit Finance Manager and will be based in Anderlecht, Belgium.

Tasks

Day to day:

  • You are responsible to ensure the integrity of accounting information by recording, verifying, and entering transactions.
  • Close follow-up of AP/AR/Bank processes and work closely together with the AP/AR accountant.
  • Review payment proposals + preparing Isabel.

Monthly and Annual Closing:

  • Prepares and records asset, liability, revenue, and expense entries by compiling and analyzing account information.
  • Maintains and balances subsidiary accounts by verifying, allocating, posting, and reconciling transactions and resolving discrepancies.
  • Maintains general ledger by transferring subsidiary accounts, preparing a trial balance, and reconciling entries.
  • Ensuring financial records comply with regulatory standards.
  • Collaborating with other departments to complete accurate records and provide accounting support.
  • Summarizes financial status by collecting/reviewing the information with a critical mindset and reports balance sheet and P&L.
  • Assists in ad-hoc requests.

Annual tasks:

  • Summarizes financial status by collecting/preparing information and declaring following statements: VAT/Intrastat, Annual accounts, Income taxes.
  • Completes external audit by analyzing and scheduling general ledger accounts and providing information for auditors.

Profile

  • You have a bachelor’s degree in accounting or equivalent and at least +/-  7 years of relevant experience in a similar function.
  • You have knowledge about accounting principles and are eager to learn more.
  • SAP knowledge is an asset.
  • You have strong analytical skills.
  • You are open minded and have a hands-on mentality.
  • You are a real team player and have a positive can-do attitude.
  • You are flexible and able to work with deadlines.
  • You are well organized, rigorous, eager to learn and autonomous
  • You empower people, look for alignment, teamwork, priority setting, trust, open communication
  • You speak and write fluently Dutch and English. Other languages are an asset.
  • You have strong knowledge of SAP Business One, Excel and Outlook.

Offer

  • Competitive salary
  • Company car and fuel card
  • Meal vouchers of 8 euros/day
  • Bonus plan based on results
  • 25 legal holidays
  • Flexible hours
  • Hospitalization and group insurance

Interested?

Contact your consultant

Joke Pape

+324 94 16 81 13

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