Accountant, Dott – Amsterdam (NL)


About the job

We believe in a future where inner cities are free of cars, congestion and pollution. By offering our dockless electrical scooters and bikes as convenient alternatives for short-distance travel, we believe we can make that future possible. Our mission is to free our cities with clean rides for everyone in Europe and beyond.

Founded in Europe, Dott is comprised of a highly experienced team of inquisitive minds in mobility and tech. What we do today has a tangible impact on tomorrow. We reached our in-house sustainability target of 100% renewable energy, and ensure equitability in our communities through collaborating with city charities, officials and safety boards.

As Financial Accountant you are part of a dynamic team that manages the daily finance operations for multiple entities. Your responsibilities vary from timely registration of transactions to engaging in cross functional projects and delivery of vital financial data to the leadership team. You will perform these activities, amongst others, for countries that are assigned to you. Italy, Belgium or France for instance. Sounds fun, right? Next to independent processing of financial transactions you will review and analyze financial data processed and delivered by specialist colleagues. As we have just started to conquer Europe, procedures and policies are subject to changes and improvements. When you identify inefficiencies or issues we encourage you to think of improvements and implement them with the help of the team. All coming together you will have a key-role in the further growth of Dott!

What You’ll Do

  • Perform month- and year-end closing procedures for your assigned countries (accruals, Intercompany, asset management, payroll etc)
  • Collaborating closely with your regional counterparts to ensure accuracy of financials
  • Perform periodic reconciliations of the balance sheet to ensure integrity of financials.
  • Engage in cross functional improvement projects
  • Support in yearly audit-cycleIdentify and implement controls, processes and systems improvements
  • Interact with specialists with respect to periodic VAT-returns
  • Continuous focus on improving system efficiencies and business practices
  • Work with FP&A, Tax, and Treasury to ensure overall coordination of finance related tasks

What You’ll Need

  • A minimum of 2 years post qualification experience as an accountant with at least one multinational corporation, a start-up or scale-up
  • A postgraduate accounting qualification – ACA, ACCA, RC or similar
  • In-depth understanding of accounting standards and best-practices
  • Experience in a fast-paced start-up environment or mature corporate environment
  • Comfortable with process redesign and implementation
  • Outstanding verbal and written communication skills in English
  • Comfortable in building stable relationships
  • Highly organized with the ability to plan ahead as well as being flexible

What’s in it for me?

🌎 An international environment: over 55 nationalities across 9 countries: Belgium, Netherlands, France, Germany, Poland, Spain, Italy, Israel, Norway and the UK.

🌿 Impact : An Opportunity to play your part working for a company that is actively addressing some of the current climate concerns worldwide, doing everything we can to be as sustainable as possible.

💡 Opportunities to learn: You will have an opportunity to learn and grow throughout your position.

❓Transparency: Weekly Q&A sessions with our leadership, honest discussions about how we are progressing and our growth in all of our markets.

💜 People-first: We are here to support all of our employees, and have partnered with OpenUp to ensure our employees mental health is top of mind in these difficult times.

Benefits We Offer

🏡 Flexible working environment

💰 A fair and competitive salary package

🚀 Employee Stock/Equity plan

🙌🏼 Health insurance payment

🤗 Pension scheme

🥑 Catered lunch in office on Tuesday & Thursday

🚆 Travel allowance if 10km or more from our office

🪑 Assistance with a WFH station

🌍 Relocation package and visa sponsorship available (depending on the role)

👶 Parental policy

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