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Assistant Accountant for DHL in Maastricht

Maastricht | Financieel / Accountancy | Fulltime (startersfunctie) | Fulltime (ervaren) | HBO | Universiteit

We are looking for an Assistant Accountant for DHL in Maastricht. This is an international position. Do you enjoy working in a dynamic environment? Is it your passion to make monthly and yearly reports? We are looking for an analytical and motivated Assistant Accountant.


With a global network in over 220 countries and territories across the globe, DHL is the most international company in the world and can offer solutions for an almost infinite number of logistics needs. DHL is part of the world’s leading postal and logistics company Deutsche Post DHL Group. And now you have the chance to be a part of this company.

Job Purpose:

The timely and accurate preparation and reporting of monthly financial statements for DHL entities in accordance with Accounting principles and corporate policies.

Job Accountabilities:

  • Prepare and report financial statements timely and in line with International Financial Reporting Standards and Deutsche Post DHL policy and guidelines.
  • Maintain the financial accounts in line with IFRS and Deutsche Post DHL policy.
  • Responsible for several balance sheet accounts
  • Risk management according to our internal General Ledger guidelines.
  • Maintain chart of accounts in line with DHL guidelines.
  • Perform account- and sub ledger reconciliations in line with DHL guidelines.
  • Provide support for the analytical review (balance sheet and profit & loss)
  • Process General Ledger postings and journals
  • Prepare and process accruals and provisions and ensure compliance with IFRS and DHL guidelines.
  • Perform month-end closing activities according to month-end schedule.
  • Responsible for quality control of outsourced activities.
  • Prepare VAT reporting
  • Perform Statutory Reporting activities
  • Review journals to ensure alignment with IFRS and Deutsche Post DHL policy.
  • Provide requested financial information and services to business partners and controlling.
  • Maintain positive relationships with the Business Partners
  • Provide internal and external auditors with all relevant information needed to perform an audit.
  • Understand the processes of other financial departments, to ensure they follow correct accounting principles and corporate policies.
  • Review and improve existing processes.
  • Provide operational guidelines.

What we offer:

  • A competitive salary;
  • The opportunity to work in one of the most international operating company;
  • Training and education;
  • Career opportunities within the company;
  • Opportunity to develop yourself to the function of Business Controller;
  • Working in a multicultural environment;
  • Travel expenses;
  • Working in a motivated and divers team.

What we are asking for:

  • Bachelor or University level or equivalent by experience
  • 2-3 years experience in an accounting environment
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Fluent in English. Good knowledge of Dutch or French is a preference. Knowledge of other languages are an asset.
  • Good knowledge of Oracle / SAP applications and data extraction tools like Oracle Discoverer are a preference.
  • Six Sigma and / or LEAN experience is an asset
  • Knowledge of VAT rules and regulations is an asset

Good to know!

DHL Maastricht offers a Relocation Package for candidates who live over 96 kilometres from the working location in Maastricht. Give us a call to find out more about this offer!

Are you excited to work for this great company? Apply for this job by clicking on the ‘solliciteer direct’ button. If you have any questions do not hesitate to call us at 0031-43 350 75 00 and ask for Chantal van Dongen.

HBO, Universiteit
Fulltime (startersfunctie), Fulltime (ervaren)