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We are looking for candidates for the following position in our Breda office:

Accounting Administrator (1 FTE)

We are looking for candidates for the following position in our Breda office:

Accounting Administrator (1 FTE)

With headquarters located in Breda (the Netherlands), Vroon employs about 3,000 professionals in offices around the world and on board a diverse fleet of approximately 140 vessels. The Company is active - through various subsidiaries and under different brand names - in the following business segments: livestock carriers; offshore-support vessels; offshore maintenance and engineering services; dry-cargo vessels; container vessels; product tankers; high-heat tankers; car carriers and vessel-management services.

From our Breda head office, approximately 120 staff support the Company’s activities. The Accounting Department provides support to the Company’s Management Companies and shore-based employees worldwide.

What will you do?

Under the supervision of our Accounting Manager, you form part of a team administering the accounts for several Companies. You resolve problems, process financial and accounting transactions and data for operational expenditure, ensuring appropriateness of all input and output, completeness, consistency and accuracy of data. In addition, you are responsible for the month-end closing process.

Furthermore, you examine, analyse and reconcile accounting and financial records, as well as documents such as bank statements and invoices. You ensure accuracy and compliance with both local legislation & internal accounting and reporting policies & procedures.  

You perform additional administrative tasks, according to the needs of the team, including developing process improvements and providing ad-hoc analyses. You liaise with colleagues Company-wide to analyse & investigate variances and summarise data, information & trends.

What do we offer?

We believe that to be an employer of choice, we need to take care of our employees. This is why, if you join our team, you will enjoy benefits such as:

  • A salary in line with the market;
  • A wide range of development opportunities, including a (free) training programme and a yearly personal budget that can be used for your own personal and professional development goals;
  • A Company restaurant, in which it is a pleasure to have lunch or conduct meetings.

Who are we looking for?

Our preferred candidate has:

  • A Bachelor’s degree in Business Economics/Accounting or equivalent;
  • A minimum of three years’ experience in a similar position;
  • Good knowledge of financial systems;
  • Key competencies: a stress resistant, hands-on, analytical and problem-solving, team player, with high attention to detail, accuracy and planning & organisation;
  • Must be pro-active and comfortable in challenging current ways of working to improve efficiency and drive improvement;
  • Experience in an international environment;
  • Excellent verbal and written communication and reporting skills in English and Dutch.

Only candidates eligible to live and work in the EU will be considered for this position.


Job information:

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For more information, please contact our HR Officer Jeanine de Bruijn, (T: +31 76 2068 292).

Applications in English, including curriculum vitae, should be addressed to careers@vroon.nl

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