Senior Accountant

Job description

Process is your name, Finance is your game. If you’re looking to build your career and apply your skills in a fast-growing company, keep reading! 


Who we are:

EVBox is the leading global manufacturer of electric vehicle charging stations and charging management software. With the largest installed base of over 60,000 charging points including 700 fast charging points in 45 countries, EVBox drives sustainable mobility, by bringing scalable and future-proof electric vehicle charging solutions to the world.


As the Senior Accountant you'll be managing all the financial accounting of your assigned entities. You'll be covering all functions, including GL accounting, AP/AR, local tax, payroll, reporting, as well as the financial controlling.

You'll be reporting to the Global Accounting Manager and you will work in a team of (currently) five accountants at the company’s headquarters in Amsterdam. 


Accounting:

  • Daily accounting and finance tasks, including accounts payable, accounts receivable, general ledger and payroll entries
  • Responsible for timely and accurate revenue and cost accounting
  • Preparing and executing AP payments
  • Inventory controls and inter company account entries and reconciliations
  • Invoicing
  • Credit control
  • Expense reimbursements

Reporting & Controlling:

  • Preparing of monthly reports and account reconciliations for group reporting purposes
  • Creating and preparing reports for management and group purposes (periodical and ad hoc), such as cash flow forecast
  • Performing regular and ad hoc analyses, such as on product margins, cost spend, balance sheet, working capital, etc
  • Work closely with in-country business stakeholders, and colleagues at headquarters to ensure correct/complete accounting and to provide the business with relevant financial information
  • Assist with the preparation of local statutory financial statements, and local and group audits
  • Assist with the preparation of budgets, forecasts and the analysis thereof against actuals
  • Implement, maintain and improve accounting and financial controls, incl. month-close procedures, account reconciliations, and other finance and business procedures

Tax:

  • Preparation and filing of VAT returns, and any other external reporting to tax authorities
  • Assist with the preparation of local corporate income tax returns

Payroll Accounting:

  • Preparing payroll and assisting the external payroll company in salary processing

Banking & other 3rd parties:

  • Interact with local banks, and any other 3rd parties as required

Assist others:

  • Address any accounting and finance questions
  • Interact with the business, suppliers and customers/partners, any other stakeholders either locally or at headquarters, and with the corporate finance team

Requirements

  • 5+ years of experience in a similar position as an all-round accountant, with full general ledger responsibility
  • Finance degree (bachelor or comparable)
  • Prior experience at an international scale-up company, preferably in the software/technology industry, with hardware and software sales
  • Experience with foreign (non-Netherlands) entities, preferably from multiple countries
  • Experience with Exact Globe is a strong plus
  • Knowledge of GAAP, VAT and CIT
  • Advanced knowledge in Excel reporting
  • Analytical, with super attention to detail
  • Very organised, and drive to always meet internal and external deadlines
  • Work independently and cohesively with others
  • Flexible, also in working hours, and willing to walk the ‘extra mile’