Senior Accountant - Tessenderlo, Belgium

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Your future job

As a Senior Accountant at Melexis, you will be part of the local accounting team and perform all accounting and analysis activities for your respective books in accordance with Melexis Global policies and guidelines, internationally approved accounting standards and local legislation. 

 

More specifically, you will:

  • Assure that the finance and accounting activities are performed in accordance with the company’s global finance and accounting policies and standards local GAAP and IFRS
  • Ensure compliance with any tax, VAT, Intrastat and other requirements by the local authorities
  • Ensure all finance and accounting transactions are timely and correctly executed
  • Prepare and publish the annual financial statements and reports
  • Perform monthly reviews and analysis of the site’s financial statements according to IFRS and local GAAP
  • Be the first point of contact wrt. financial audits for the respective books and extensively support tax audits.
  • Continuously improve the service level and efficiency of the accounting and finance functions and processes in line with the globally defined procedures through establishing and tracking KPI’s 

Your profile

  • Bachelor degree in Accounting, Finance, Economics or related
  • 5+ years of relevant experience in the accounting field
  • Experience working with cost accounting, preparation of financial statements in an international context
  • Extensive knowledge of the local legislation in the accounting, financial and taxation area
  • Knowledge on international accounting standards and practices
  • Coordinate more complex accounting projects and initiatives with other members of the accounting and finance team or with other departments
  • Previous experience in working with an ERP system
  • Able to meet a constant stream of deadlines
  • Proven ability to work both independently and collaboratively with different levels of employees
  • Positive, flexible and pragmatic attitude  
  • Fluent in English

We offer

  • a challenging job in a dynamic high-tech international environment
  • the opportunity to take ownership of your professional passion in order to contribute to the success of the company
  • an enjoyable, team-oriented and professional atmosphere in a flat-structured organization
  • versatile development opportunities