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  • Kazakhstan - English
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Accounting Specialist

HQ, Dordrecht, the Netherlands

Take Riwal to new heights! Work at the heart of an international leader to enable the best results with your  focus on Continuous Improvement that makes a real customer difference.

The Company 

Riwal is an international company specialized in the rental and sales of aerial work platforms and related machinery. Riwal generates revenues of over € 265 million while operating a fleet of 20.000 rental units and employing 2.500 people across 16 countries (in Europe, Middle East, India and Kazakhstan). Riwal was founded in 1968 and has experienced strong international growth over the last 10 years, to become one of the largest privately held companies in the industry.

Riwal aims to be the first choice for projects performed at height. To achieve this we want to deliver the Best Customer Experience through our people! In order to deliver the Best Customer Experience every day throughout all layers of the organization, we live by Continuous Improvement.

To strengthen our Finance Department at our global headquarters we are currently looking for an

Accounting Specialist

36-40 hrs per week – International HQ - Dordrecht, the Netherlands

Riwal operates in a competitive environment and our customers expect high levels of safety, availability, customer service and on-time delivery. Your mission in this role is to independently, accurately and timely processing the financial accounting and reporting for our Holding, for the Group Equipment companies ánd the other HQ-entities.


In terms of specifics, this requires you to:

  • Process incoming (PO/nonPO/expense reports/bank statements) invoices and documents;
  • Process outgoing (intercompany) invoices following the group policies;
  • Process asset and fleet movements (financial accounting);
  • Prepare and process payment runs and manual payments for approval;
  • Send out and review intercompany reconciliations;
  • Follow and complete accounting closing procedures and entries within the deadlines;
  • Prepare account Reconciliations and Closing binder documentation for review and audit;
  • Prepare (domestic and foreign) VAT returns;
  • Support statutory and management reporting for HQ;
  • Participate in HQ financial accounting improvements projects;
  • Support and service internal customers in compliance with procedures;

Your personality makes the difference!

This is a role in which you can combine your accounting skills with your passion for working in and commercial and international environment. Best of both worlds! Of course we can teach you the technical specifics of our industry; it’s more important that you are reliable, eager to learn and stress resistance. Our mission ‘deliver the best customer experience’ lives throughout our entire organization, so it is important that you are service and solution oriented.

Besides that, you also bring the following attributes: 

  • Advanced level accounting skills in an international environment;
  • Bachelor degree (HBO) or experienced work level (relevant experience MBO level);
  • Relevant experience in a comparable financial accounting role (AP/AR/GL);
  • Experience with an ERP system;
  • Team player with service and result orientation;
  • Advanced language (ENG) and system (ERP, MS Office) skills;
  • Eager to learn and develop.

Join our organization that is committed to its employees!

To join Riwal is to become part of a dynamic team where you can make a real difference to the bottom line. At Riwal HQ, you will find yourself in a dynamic, result-oriented and informal work environment at a beautiful location near Dordrecht City Center, which is very easy to reach with both public transport and by car. You will work within a friendly and open culture where we have lunch together and enjoy regular company drinks. Additionally, you will benefit from:

  • Competitive compensation, laptop, and mobile phone;
  • Becoming part of a diverse and international company;
  • Pension with only 1% contribution;
  • Attractive bonus plan of on average 15%;
  • 29 days of holiday and a holiday allowance of 8% paid in May;
  • Full access to our Riwal Academy, starting with a nice onboarding program;
  • Having the opportunity to create your own career within an ambitious international organization.