GL Accountant

Job description

Your mission, should you choose to accept it…

As our GL accountant, you’ll play a very important role in the day-to-day financial operations of The Student Hotel Group, which consist of hotels, restaurants and coworking locations in the Netherlands, Germany, Austria, France, Italy & Spain with future developments in the pipeline.

You’ll also play a key part in the Finance team and will have frequent interactions with other colleagues in the finance department and other operational teams in the company.

In this role, you’ll work with the Accounting Manager to ensure accurate and timely reporting of the financial results, while working on improving the internal control processes for our portfolio.

In case you don’t know who we are…

Our unique model offers long stay (student and co-living) and short stay (hotel) options for our guests, together with market leading co-working spaces and epic facilities. We believe in creating a fun, creative and inspiring environment where everyone can live, work, play and grow. We activate this community to encourage connections and help each other grow. We achieve this by offering award winning communal spaces with a wow-factor combined with our exceptional international team of lively, smart and motivated people that embrace the student spirit and bring it to life every day.


What You'll Do

  • Prepare monthly accruals and provisions, including payroll related items
  • Reconcile POS system on the balance sheet
  • Prepare reconciliation of all balance sheet items and documentation for review
  • Prepare VAT Returns, including journal entries
  • Reconciliation of intercompany accounts (incl. loans/interests) and preparing intercompany invoices
  • Processing bank statements into the general ledger
  • Fixed Asset Accounting
  • Actively participate in the month end closing with first responsibility for several entities
  • Year-end audit preparations and review with external auditors

Who You Are

  • You have a degree in accounting
  • Support ad hoc projects within TSH 
  • You ideally have 3-5 years working experience in a financial department
  • You have experience working in the finance department of a large, multinational organization
  • You have an exceptional eye for detail
  • You can think process-oriented and are able come up with improvements on the go
  • You have great English communication skills (Dutch or German is an advantage)
  • Work experience in German and/or Austria market is a big plus
  • Excellent time management skills
  • You are a Microsoft Office-pro

We offer:

  • The opportunity to work at a dynamic, young, multi-national company. Not just another hotel, we’re a game changing innovator, challenging every convention and defining the future.
  • The chance to learn and grow in your role, with the potential for growth within or across the company
  • Access to the amazing TSH facilities, including our awesome staff experiences, canteen and gym (Covid permitting)
  • Staff rate hotel stays across 16 exciting European locations
  • A wonderful workplace to call home, events, fun colleagues, and all regular salary/benefits stuff

We’re curious, conscious, and we celebrate all. We bring people together and are committed to providing the best space, experience and workplace for our entire connected community - no matter what age, gender, sexual orientation, ethnicity, national origin and all the other fascinating characteristics that make us different and makes you you.