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Financial Accounting Specialist (Amsterdam)

Financial Accounting Specialist

Location: Amsterdam / Netherlands

Are you a finance professional with a strong drive for numbers? Are you interested to get to the bottom of the story behind the numbers? Do you like to work in an international environment? Then EPP is looking for you.

EPP is the largest asset manager of retail real estate located in Poland in terms of GLA. The company's portfolio consists of 35 projects (29 retail properties and six office complexes) with a total value of approx. 2.8 billion euro and leasable area of over 1,000,000 square metres. EPP’s projects are located in the most attractive Polish cities with the strongest consumer demand and growth potential.

EPP is committed to deliver the best possible rates of return to its shareholders and JV partners by providing tenants with attractive and innovatively managed space to support their business growth.

EPP is owned by Redefine Properties, the second largest Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT) listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE).

Job Summary

The Financial Accounting Specialist is a key member of the Dutch team and works together with Senior Financial Reporting Manager to realise the Financial Compliance of EPP. As Financial Accounting Specialist you will be partnering with other finance teams in South Africa and Poland to realize the objectives of the team.

The ideal candidate is comfortable in an organization that is continuously developing, identifies, drives and oversees improvement projects related to accounting processes and internal controls in close cooperation with other parties.

Key responsibilities

  • Day-to-day accounting activities (bookkeeping, payments, payroll) for four entities in the Netherlands
  • Preparation of reporting packages for group reporting
  • Reporting for standalone companies in the Netherlands
  • Providing support during the external group audit
  • Together with the Manager, ensuring that the Dutch companies meet all statutory and tax requirements in the Netherlands.
  • Responsibility for improving financial processes
  • Assisting the team with ad-hoc administration tasks

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance
  • 2-5 years experience in a finance role
  • Excellent skills in Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Powerpoint)
  • Experienced in accounting system e.g. Exact (preferred but not required)
  • Knowledge and experience with IFRS

Skills

Working in a fast-paced environment, you’ll always have new challenges and new problems to solve – and working together is the only way to do that. You’ll be part of a work environment where you’ll collaborate with supportive colleagues. There is always space for creative and unique points of view. You’ll have the flexibility and trust to choose how best to tackle tasks and solve problems.

To thrive in this job, you’ll need the following skills:

  • Strives for continuous improvement;
  • Result oriented with a high sense of responsibility and accountability;
  • Team player, likes to work as a member of a team, supports other team members;
  • Fluent in English, communicates effectively;
  • Excellent analytical skills.

Employee Benefits

  • Competitive salary based on your knowledge and experience
  • 26 leave days
  • Hybrid working arrangement (office based in Amsterdam)

Apply

If you are enthusiastic about this vacancy and think that you would be a good fit for the team, we would like to invite you to apply. We are very keen to find out who you are, what motivates you and what you can contribute to this role at EPP.

Please send your CV to  rekrutacja@epp-poland.com.