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We’re on the hunt for a passionate and talented finance and accounting professional who would be part of our international finance team located in Amsterdam and who is willing to get their hands dirty in a fast growing environment.
The Senior Finance Accountant - EMEA will report to the Senior Finance Manager - EMEA. This person will work with the various finance teams internationally to optimize the overall finance operations and processes in terms of accounting and reporting.
In addition, the candidate will be responsible for statutory filing requirements, statutory audits and provide IFRS and local GAAP perspectives on global projects.
This role is positioned for growth as our business scales up. We are looking for someone who is : A self-starter, who is able to work effectively, autonomously and drive projects and process improvements under tight time frames in a fast-paced environmentA great communicator who can build strong working relationships with external advisors and internal teams Accustomed to multitasking, prioritizing and meeting multiple tight deadlinesProactive, hands-on and innovative Curious and enthusiastic, not afraid to ask questions and challenge the status quo Highly accurate and detail-orientedAble to influence and lead change with a positive, energetic and inclusive styleFlexible to collaborate with our US and International offices across multiple time zonesWilling to travel to our offices overseasEducation and ExperienceA minimum of 6 years of relevant accounting and finance experienceA combination of public accounting experience and in-house experience is preferredBachelor / Academic degree in accounting or business economics and on track for completion (or already completed) post graduate degree RA / CA / CPA or equivalentExperience in working in a multinational environment Experience in working with service providersExperience working with international accounting and tax requirementsKnowledge of IFRS, US GAAP and / or any other local GAAP in EMEAExperience with UK (production) entities’ accounting and preparation of financial statements is a plusExperience with preparing statutory filing documentation for international entities and managing (first-year) statutory auditsAbility to team with cross-functional teams in legal, tax, accounting, content, etc.
Possess analytics to design and set-up standardised procedures and smart (systems / automation) solutions on reporting requirementsAdvanced MS Excel and Google Sheets experience with the ability to navigate large data setsExperience in the entertainment / tech industry is a plusExperience with Workday Financials or other cloud-based ERP systems is a plusFluent in English, other languages are helpful Amsterdam, Netherlands / Streaming Finance Core / Full-time