Location:         Amsterdam Region
Sector:             Insurance
The position:
The role is part of the International Finance Operations team. With your team, you will be responsible for ledger maintenance and other financial operations leading to:
Timely, accurate and complete month end closing of actuals and supporting documentation. Operating effective financial and tax processes and executing internal controls for the entity / entities in scope
Maintaining day to day accounting and tax records, including P&L and B/S substantiation, participation in change and improvement projects and treasury coordination where needed. 
Support in a proactive, professional and high quality finance service to the Finance Operations department in Europe that offers maximum service levels and minimizes costs where possible.
Tasks and responsibilities:

  • Up to date and accurate record keeping of finance and tax operations, reconciliations and management of the general ledger through effective and efficient processes
  • Maintain financial controls
  • Expense reporting
  • Tax filing preparation and liaison with tax specialists (CIT, VAT, IPT, Wage tax)
  • Investment accounting
  • Coordination of cash management where needed
  • Preparation of audit files
  • Pro-actively recommending improvements to processes and procedures and involvement in implementation.
  • Responsible for the maintenance of complete and accurate accounting records including month-end reconciliations and substantiation files.
  • You will need to maintain close relationships with all areas in Tax, Finance and Business involved in the creation, supply or receipt of financial services.
  • Performing analytical review and explanation of movements in P&L and balances in B/S accounts.
  • Supporting the operation of the financial control framework (processes and controls) including adherence to Group policies.

Your profile: 

  • Master’s or Bachelor’s degree in economics or accounting with at least 5 years of relevant experience.
  • Experience within the insurance sector is a plus
  • Strong team player / collaboration skills.
  • Technical accounting knowledge
  • Analytical but retains eye for detail.
  • Strong communication skills, fluent in English and Dutch. 
  • Solid knowledge of (financial) accounting processes, systems and controls
  • Excellent Excel skills.


  • 60K base salary
  • 20% bonus
  • Training and Education opportunities for personal development
  • 40 hours, open to discuss 36 hours a week

For more information, please get in touch with:
Bart de Boer / Owner  bart@ifnrecruitment.nl / 06 40 65 41 79