Bedrijf ICL Europe Cooperatief UA
Geplaatst op 01/12/2022
Standplaats Amsterdam
Werklocatie Amsterdam
Provincie Noord-Holland
Aantal uren per week 40 uur
Dienstverband Vast
Carriereniveau Ervaren/Midcareer
Opleidingsniveau HBO


Job description:

The RtR accountant will play a critical role in the end to end process of record to report in EHQ  of the European companies of Israel Chemicals Ltd. (ICL), a leading global specialty minerals company. Main activities are to prepare financial and managerial reporting for ICL European entities. This position will report to the Reporting Manager BU Industrial Products / Phosphate & Potash.

About the role: 

  • The role will have responsibility for all operational activities related to record to report process led by the EHQ for the relevant Europe ICL companies.
  • Prepare upload files for reporting into the global consolidation system and manage queries from Israel HQ teams with support of manager
  • Answer independently queries from Israel HQ regarding monthly/quarterly/annual reporting for assigned entity(ies) 
  • Perform quarterly balance sheet & P&L reviews with documented scopes / thresholds which demonstrates knowledge and understanding of the changes taking place within the entity
  • Lead annual/quarterly audit by preparing required schedules and interacting directly with the external auditors; as well, draft audit report inclusive of required disclosures in compliance with IFRS or another applicable framework
  • Prepare statutory annual accounts and alignment with external auditor for annual statutory audit
  • Develop and maintain effective working relationships with stakeholders within the business, such as the business controller, local HR team, and/or the Head of Finance 
  • Perform assigned internal control/SOX activities
  • Develop understanding of transactions taking place within all areas of the balance sheet and P&L and control these transactions
  • Develop deep understanding of the principal activities within the assigned entity(ies)
  • Draft position papers based upon applicable accounting framework 
  • Keep abreast of new accounting pronouncements and their impact on assigned entity(ies)
  • Execute the group’s transfer pricing policies and procedures 
  • Achieves 8 hours annually of professional education courses specifically relating to work currently being performed
  • Represent Record-to-Report team within interdisciplinary project teams, raising issues to management
  • Develop/lead (cross-functional) initiatives to improve the effectiveness and efficiency of processes in the EHQ and sees them through to completion 
  • Assist with upload of annual budget
  • Ad-hoc tasks and projects as and when assigned by manager

Your profile: 

  • To be successful in this challenging role, you have a Bachelors- or Masters Degree in Finance or Accounting. You must have at least 3 years of relevant working experience in an accounting and/or reporting related role in a large multi-national (preferably in a shared service environment).

Furthermore, you'll need: 

  • Knowledge of general ledger operational accounting
  • Strong knowledge of IFRS
  • Strong knowledge of reporting systems, preferably SAP and SAP consolidation system;
  • Advanced knowledge with Microsoft Office applications, such as Excel, Word and Power point;
  • A business orientation and to be a dedicated team player with a pragmatic approach;
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills in English, both written and verbal;

ICL Europe Coöperatief U.A., Amsterdam, the Netherlands. 

More information: 
We kindly request applicants to apply if you are in possession of a valid work permit for The Netherlands.

For more information about this position you can contact Vivian Boers at +31 643204009