Botlek-Rotterdam, NL

Title:  Senior Specialist Accounting, Netherlands

Senior Specialist Accounting (Senior Finance Accountant)


We are now looking for an experienced Senior Specialist Accounting to join our EMEA Finance & Accounting organization. In this position you will fulfill an important role within the finance department by participating in the monthly, quarterly and annual closing process and reporting for Kemira’s Dutch subsidiaries, including:



  • General Ledger accounting and journal entries, account analysis and reconcillation
  • Monthly IFRS reporting
  • Local statutory reporting including Financial Statements preparation and statistical reporting
  • Tax accounting and compliance
  • Coordinating and/or managing external and internal (tax) audits
  • Payroll accounting and DBO accounting
  • Fixed asset accounting
  • Act as local Finance representative
  • Participation in projects and other duties on an ad hoc basis


The position is permanent for 32-40 hours and preferably located in Botlek (NL).


Kemira is a global company providing solutions, chemicals and expertise to water intensive industries around the world. We are committed to being our customers’ first choice by bringing sustainable value through improved product quality, better process and resource efficiency. We offer a result-oriented and collaborative culture that empowers you to drive excellence and innovation with a major impact on the future.


What we offer: 

  • Interesting tasks and projects
  • Best-in-class colleagues and tools that let you perform at your best
  • International working environment respecting the company’s values
  • A competitive salary based on experience.
  • Great secundairy benefits, like 25 holidays, 13 ADV days and a 13th month


What you need: 

  • Bachelor Degree in economics or alternatively a relevant education in accounting or tax accounting and at least 5 years of experience in accounting, ideally in an international manufacturing company
  • Knowledge of IFRS and Dutch tax legislation
  • Very good Excel skills and preferably experience with SAP, BW and HFM
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Well organized and detail oriented, ability to complete tasks accurately under strict deadlines
  • Cooperative and pro-active attitude
  • Fluent written and spoken English and Dutch language skills
  • Knowledge of the Chemicals industry is considered a plus


Find the right mix of experiences and opportunities at Kemira

For more information, please contact Sofie Lock, Sr Manager, HR, EMEA Central at sofie.lock@kemira.com (no acquisition please).


Please apply with CV, cover letter and salary expectation no later than 23rd of January 2022 at kemira.com/careers.