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About the Role :
As part of our continued expansion within the Structured Finance Team at Citco Corporate and Trust in the Netherlands, we are looking for a proactive, enthusiastic and service minded Structured Finance Accountant.
You will become part of a team of lawyers, accountants and secretarial support that manages a portfolio of structured finance client companies.
You will strive to provide high quality services to our clients. You are highly responsive face-to-face, by phone and / or e-
mail and you have a proactive attitude towards internal and external needs. You actively contribute in maintaining and expanding Citco’s business and help to maintain and improve Citco’s operational procedures.
Job Duties in Brief :
Responsible for all accounting matters for structured finance Special Purpose Vehicles ( SPVs ), including preparation of annual accounts (NL GAAP & IFRS) as well as investor reports on a quarterly or monthly basis;
Journal preparation and entry;
Bank reconciliations and cash flows;
Assist auditors and dealing with large volumes of audit requests;
Communication with and guidance of clients, servicers, collateral administrators, banks, (tax) advisors, auditors, lawyers, government institutions, other professionals and other Citco offices worldwide;
Proactively maintain and develop contacts with both domestically and internationally established clients, including meetings with clients as well as with other international offices of Citco;
Liaison with tax advisers to ensure management of clients corporate tax requirements, including VAT;
On-boarding of new clients and assisting with the liquidating of client companies;
Involvement in other aspects of client work such as corporate, legal and tax;
Maintenance of high quality operating standards, procedures and quality controls.
About You :
A Bachelor or master degree in finance / accounting / business economics;
3 to 5 years of experience in an accounting position with an international organization or corporate service provider with in-
depth knowledge on Structured Finance;
Strong financial / accounting and analytical skills and the ability to deliver high quality service;
Knowledge of consolidation and IFRS and GAAP;
Excellent PC skills (Excel, Word, etc.);
Commercial, dynamic attitude and excellent communication skills;
Ability to work both on own initiative and as part of a team as well as able to recognize when assistance is needed;
Ability to set priorities, manage multiple tasksand work under pressure to daily / weekly / monthly deadlines;
Attention to detail;
Willingness to embrace ad hoc responsibilities outside of the accounting role in order to meet our client’s requirements;
Fluency in English is essential. Dutch would be considered as advantage.
What We Offer :
A challenging and rewarding role in an award-winning global business;
Opportunities for personal and professional career development;
Great working environment, competitive salary and benefits, and opportunities for educational support and;
Be part of an industry leading global team, renowned for excellence.