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Accountant (M/F)

Accountant (M/F)

Country: 
Belgium
Company: 
SECO Belgium - Head office

Our company

At SECO, we specialise in technical audits and inspections for large construction projects and building sites. Thanks to the expertise of our engineers, SECO is the market leader in Belgium.

SECO group is headquartered in Brussels and active in most of our neighboring countries. 

In order to support the work of the Finance and Accounting team, we are actively looking to hire an Accountant with extensive operational experience in Belgian GAAP.

Your role as accountant

The Accounting & Finance team covers the correct handling of transactions and ensures that the financial statements reflect the economic reality in a precise and correct way for all entities. In your role of Accountant, you keep the daily accounting in collaboration with your colleagues. You are involved in the recurring accounting tasks along with more complex duties.

As Accountant, your role will develop with time, in terms of project involvement (e.g. ERP implementation), but also in terms of responsibilities depending on your experience and learning curve. As a start, your main tasks will be :

  • To maintain Accounts Payable: post incoming invoices (incl. analytical references), obtain required payment approvals, maintain A/P accounts, cost accruals and deferrals (cut-off periods), process staff expense sheets (upon approval), prepare vendor payments
  • To post all financial transactions
  • To give support to the Senior Accountant in recurring complex transactions (intercompany postings, perform checks on the books…)
  • To support internal audit
  • To prepare document for external audits : audit bundles and postings verification…
  • To participate to the ERP project (testing and implementation)

Your Profile

  • You have min. bachelor in Accounting / Business Economics
  • You speak Dutch or French as mother tongue with good working experience of the second language AND English
  • You have a first successful experience with Belgian GAAP or IFRS as a plus
  • You have min. 3 years of experience as accountant in a company or in audit
  • Change agent with a focus on procedures and processes
  • You are service minded, result driven, hardworking, eager to learn
  • You have excellent knowledge of Excel and Word + sound knowledge of an accounting system

If this sounds like looking into a mirror, then you might be just the right person to join our team!

SECO offers

  • An exciting job with opportunities to evolve in an ever growing company
  • A changing environment where your contribution will make a difference
  • Competitive salary and fringe benefits package in line with your role and experience
  • Offices located downtown in Brussels with easy access by car (parking) and by public transport            

Interested? 

Send your motivation letter and up-to-date CV to jobs@seco.be with “Accountant” as subject. Your application will be handled on a confidential basis.

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