Your tasks:

  • Responsible for accounting related activities for LB GmbH NL branch and LHBV. Ensuring compliance to LBG Group Minimum Standards in the context of monthly, quarterly and year-end financial reporting
  • Ensures Balance Sheet reconciliations and management attestation report are completed on time and in full.  Proactive clearance of any open items.  Support the monthly process in preparing the monthly Account Ownership and Control pack.
  • Analysis and reconciliation of P&L and Balance Sheet and performing analytical review including commentaries
  • Analytical review of data (including balance sheets and P&L) of external service providers
  • Preparation and review of all monthly accounting journals and entries required as part of the month end close e.g. accruals, bank reconciliation, payroll, taxes
  • Performs delivery of accounting information for robust regular and adhoc financial reporting
  • Acts with all relevant departments (e.g. Credit Risk, Treasury, Marketing, HR) to understand the business drivers that may impact the financials of the business and ensures correct accounting treatment
  • Contact person for any General Ledger related queries for local departments and group colleagues. 
  • Support the Finance Manager and broader finance team with any queries from internal and external audit.

Your knowledge/experience:

  • Successfully completed commercial training or business degree with focus on accounting or balancing
  • Several years of professional experience in accounting and finance.  Big 4 / external audit experience preferred but not essential
  • Very Good accounting skills in an IFRS environment
  • Ideally ERP knowledge as well as knowledge in Oracle, SAP, Excel and other MS office products
  • Experience of working in large, international matrix structures
  • Fluent in spoken and written English, a basic understanding of Dutch is a plus

We offer:

  • An international team with colleagues from more than 25 different countries
  • An excellent learning culture and opportunity to improve your professional competencies
  • Different possibilities to flexibly organise your working hours, e.g. part time, flex time
  • Possibility to work from home at any time – also after Covid-19
  • Social benefits such as a company pension scheme, life insurance and capital formation contributions
  • 30 days holiday as well as 24 and 31 December as non-working days
  • Additional benefits such as employer contributions to BVG job ticket, fruit and salad days, free sports activities
  • Easily accessible city centre offices, in the vicinity of many shops and restaurants to which you receive a discount

Bank of Scotland is committed to equal opportunities and actively promotes diversity and equality. We therefore welcome applications from candidates with disabilities. This position is available on a part time or full time basis.

We look forward to receiving your complete application (max. 3 MB) with a letter of motivation, CV, references, salary expectations and earliest possible start.

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