Financial Accountant

CBRE Investment Management
Asset Management, Financial Services, Multinational, Real Estate Services
Required language
Dutch, English


You will be working for the EMEA Corporate Finance Accounting department (WTC Schiphol airport, The Netherlands). The Corporate Finance department acts as a shared services center and is responsible for the financial accounting and reporting on an EMEA and Global level for all European countries and advising the European and country management board.

Your main tasks and responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the day to accounting of some of our entities within continental Europe which includes the processing billing, accounts receivable and general ledger accounting;
  • Responsible for monthly closing for your entities;
  • Work closely with the accounting and controlling team and Financial Planning & Analysis (FP&A) staff members, and local country teams to ensure high quality of reporting;
  • Prepare balance sheet reconciliations;
  • Assist the Senior corporate controller in preparing statutory financial statements;
  • Ensure the assigned sox controls are met;

What do you have to offer us?

  • High sense of responsibility;
  • The ability to optimize and plan the monthly reporting cycles;
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting;
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English. Dutch or any other European language would be a plus;
  • Strong potential to develop organizational and analytical skills;
  • affinity with complex IT/ERP systems (experience with People Soft is a plus);
  • Minimum of 3 years relevant working experience;
  • Team player, pro-active and accurate.

What do we have to offer you?

Marcel van Tol (Sr Financial Accountant): “What I personally like about my role and the setting is that we are working in an internationally oriented environment on challenging administrations. You will be in contact with local CFO’s and tax advisors on a daily basis. The colleagues in the team are very friendly and collaborative. I also appreciate the flexibility of hybrid working which is offered at CBRE Investment Management. Join our team if you want to be part of this!”


You will be part of the accounting and controlling department which consists of 10 FTE divided in various country oriented teams. Together with the FP&A department the accounting and controlling department forms the corporate finance department. The corporate finance department is led by the Chief Financial Officer EMEA (who is also based out of the Schiphol office).

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