29536947 ndsm
  Retail Accountant Germany

Bedrijf: Walters People
Geplaatst op: donderdag 25 juli 2019
Standplaats: Amsterdam


Are you fluent in both German and English? Are you looking for a new challenge within an international retail environment? Do you have at least 3 years of working experience as a Financial Accountant? Are you a problem-solver and good with deadlines? Then you are the Retail Accountant Germany I am looking for!

Tasks & responsibilities

  • Full bookkeeping plus complete trial balance ownership of the German entity
  • Monthly consolidation, reporting and specification of figures (including variance analysis)
  • Reporting of weekly cash flow and preparation of weekly payments (AP etc.)
  • Support related to opening of new stores in Germany
  • Pro-active contribution to the current optimization of the accounting processes
  • Monthly VAT-declarations
  • Payroll, cash and bank bookings
  • Assist with preparation of the Audit
  • Liaise with external accountants and tax advisors for the preparation of the Statutory Financial Statements and Corporate Income Tax;
  • Ad-hoc tasks when required

Skills & education

  • University or equivalent degree in Accounting, Finance or related field required
  • Minimum of 3 year's experience in a similar environment
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications, especially Excel
  • Retail and/ or inventory accounting experience would be considered as a plus
  • Ability to work under tight schedules
  • Fluent in written and spoken German and English
  • Experience within fashion/retail has a preference
  • Proactive with a "can do" attitude
  • Ability to work on own initiative

For our client, an international Retail company in Amsterdam, I am looking for a Retail Accountant Germany. You will be responsible for the full bookkeeping plus complete trial balance ownership of the German entity (biggest region of the company - majority of own retail, outlet stores and shop in shop - with solid growth plans within the region)


  • Salary between 45.000 - 55.000 per annum (negotiable)
  • 40 hour work week
  • Great location in Amsterdam
  • Informal and international working environment
  • Long term position

Are you the Retail Accountant Germany I am looking for? Please apply via the website or send an email to zanna.vanroosmalen@walterspeople.nl