Norgine BV

General Ledger Accountant - Amsterdam

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Active since 07-06-2018 Job category Accountancy / Controlling / Tax
Location Amsterdam Level Professional
Educational level Bachelor / Graduate Employment type Fixed term contract with option...
Hours 32 - 39 Salary -

We are looking for 3 General Ledger Accountants to join our newly created Centre of Excellence in the Head Office of Norgine in the ever thriving business district in Amsterdam Zuid.

A position in this new structure gives you a real opportunity to contribute to the further profesionalisation of the Finance Department across Europe.

English language is a must for this role. Besides that we need 1 of our new colleagues to work in German language and 1 in Italian language.


To ensure that daily accounting, Norgine Group reporting, statutory reporting and external compliance requirements are met.


  • G/L accounting, including
  • Accruals and prepayments
  • Journals
  • Balance sheet reconciliations
  • Month end close
  • Complete consolidation schedules
  • Year end close
  • Cash forecasting
  • Provide local VAT and Intrastat reporting within deadlines
  • Assist in Corporate tax declaration within deadlines
  • Deal with external organisations such as auditors, bank, tax authorities


  • Finance team meetings
  • Project teams


  • Excellent teamwork within and across Operational Accounting and Compliance & Norgine
  • Close collaboration with key Norgine personnel


  • Min 2 years experience in a multinational environment is a plus
  • Good analytical skills
  • Ability to work independently
  • Able to meet deadlines
  • Experience of compliance with local statutory regulations (tax, VAT, accounting rules etc) is a plus
  • Thorough knowledge of Excel.
  • ERP system experience, preferably JD Edwards
  • Very good verbal and written communication skills in English and German or Italian
  • Must be able to relate to staff at all levels and work well in teams; the role will also involve working with Norgine staff based at other locations

Interested? Please provide us with your resume and motivation letter via the apply button above.

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This listing is a full-time job

Job category Accountancy / Controlling / Tax
Industry / Industries Pharmaceutical
Region Netherlands

Contact information

Name Erwin Linger