Offre d'emploi : Accountant - Comptable

Bruxelles (BE)
Depending on skills and experience
mardi 7 juillet 2020
Date limite
vendredi 21 août 2020
Niveau d'expérience
2 à 5 ans d'expérience
Type de contrat
Temps de travail
Temps plein
Langue(s) souhaitée(s)
Anglais, Français



EUROCITIES, the network of major European cities, is recruiting an accountant to work under the supervision of the finance manager. He/she would ideally start in October of 2020.

EUROCITIES is an equal opportunity employer. At EUROCITIES we are committed to fair employment practices and encourage applications from people of all ethnicities, ages and genders. We strive to create a workforce which is as diverse as the cities we serve.


As accountant, you will handle day-to-day bookkeeping. You will be part of the finance and HR team and be responsible for the day to day bookkeeping of EUROCITIES activities.

In this role, you will :

book purchase invoices, expense claims, bank and credit card statements, petty cash
make weekly payments
prepare and send annual membership fees and reminders to our members
perform monthly closing of the accounts, analyse outstanding receivables and payables
prepare monthly analytics for the EU-funded projects and other teams
improve systems and procedures, and initiate corrective actions


You have:

A bachelor degree in accounting or equivalent
At least 3 years of experience, preferably in the not-for-profit sector
Excellent knowledge of Belgian accounting legislation
Good knowledge of the EU VAT rules
Good planning, organisation and coordination skills
Excellent communication skills

You are:

Intermediate user of Excel
Able to multi-task, prioritise and be proactive
Able to take responsibility
Capable of working independently as well as in a team
Attentive to detail, problem-solving, capable of following procedure
Adaptable, self-motivating and take initiative
Fluent in English


Experience using of Winbooks
Knowledge of EU funding programmes
Good command of French or Dutch

We offer

A full time, open-ended contract
An attractive salary with additional benefits (meal vouchers, pension plan, hospitalisation insurance, refund of public transportation costs, 13th month, éco-chèques)
A dynamic and international environment

Applicants are requested to send a letter of motivation, explicitly describing point by point their relevant experience and linking it to the requirements for this position together with a CV with at least two referees by COB on  9 August 2020 to Olivier Baeselen:


Email subject: Application accountant

Interviews will be held in Brussels or online the week of 31 August 2020.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an interview. CV and personal data of non-selected candidates are not shared with anyone outside EUROCITIES and will be deleted immediately after the recruitment process. For more information, read our privacy policy.

EUROCITIES is an equal opportunity employer.