Junior Financial Accountant (GL) - English & French Speaking in Amsterdam at Stryker Corporation

Date Posted: 7/8/2020

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Junior Financial Accountant (GL) – English & French Speaking

In our world class Financial Shared Service Center, we strive for delivering excellent customer service to our internal and external partners. Daily we are responsible for Stryker’s European Business Services, serving more than 20 countries.

  • Do you want to be part of a driven and multicultural working environment?
  • Do you want to join a company which improves people’s lives on a daily basis?
  • Can you manage multiple priorities at the same time?

Yes? So, we probably have a career opportunity for you!

What you will do:

  • Support the senior with the month-end close activities
  • Ensure accurate and complete financial accounting
  • Perform monthly reconciliations between the General Ledger and the Subledger
  • Maintain and perform an effective system of Internal Controls (SOX)
  • Liaise with internal and external auditors
  • Prepare KPIs

What you need:

  • Minimum Bachelor/HBO in Accounting or equivalent certification
  • At least 1 year of relevant experience in an accounting role
  • Preferably familiar with US GAAP and Sarbanes Oxley Act (SOX)
  • Fluency in English is mandatory, fluency in French is highly desirable
  • Strong Excel skills and experience with ERP systems

Valuable competencies:

  • Experience in a multinational firm is a plus
  • Energetic, collaborative and proactive
  • High level of honesty, commitment and responsibility

Our offer:

  • This role is based in our newly established offices in Amsterdam
  • 40 working hours/week
  • Competitive salary + bonus opportunity
  • 8.5% holiday allowance
  • 27 holidays per year on a full-time basis
  • Commuting allowance/NS Business Card
  • Subsidized lunch
  • Collective Health insurance available through Stryker with ONVZ
  • Meaningful innovation, growth and opportunities
  • International working environment (30+ nationalities)
  • Social Committee activities: Holiday party, monthly after work drinks, free fruit, Foosball table, etc.
  • Fortune has named Stryker a World's Best Workplace

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