Business Accountant

Amsterdam, The Netherlands/Remote
Added: March 4, 2024
The impact you'll make

  • Ensure deadlines for month-end close and financial reporting requirements are met and all accounting and reporting activities are performed in accordance with the accounting policies of TomTom;
  • Prepare general ledger entries to ensure completeness and accuracy of the financial results for month-end close with a special focus on accruals regarding payable royalties;
  • Prepare third-party royalty reporting and approve payments on a timely basis;
  • Respond to inquiries from third-party licensors and other business personnel on royalty calculations and provide additional information upon request;
  • Analyze and review balance sheet items, mainly open accruals, and P&L results;
  • Based on the analysis performed, follow-up with any discrepancies with the finance BU controllers;
  • Support the audit fieldworks for internal and external audit and provide proper documentation;
  • Participate in ad hoc projects to support management and the project team in various tasks.
  • Create SAP materials for billing and ensure that you are aware of new product specifications and releases to set up the correct master data for accounting purposes.

What You'll Need

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration/Economics, Finance or equivalent with 2-3 years of accounting experience in a medium/large size organization.
  • Strong technical accounting skills are necessary for success in this role.
  • Ability to communicate well with internal and external parties.
  • Ability to work in a structured way, detail oriented, pro-active, take ownership and hands-on mentality.
  • Intermediate Excel skills are required.
  • Experience with and knowledge of ERP accounting software, and all Microsoft Office applications is required. SAP experience preferred.
  • Experience working in an international company is beneficial.
  • Must be a strong team player and self-starter, hands-on-mentality, highly motivated, and able to work under pressure during peak periods.
  • Fluency in English.

What We Offer

A competitive compensation package, of course.

Time and resources to grow and develop, including a personal development budget and paid leave for learning days, as well as paid access to e-learning resources such as O’Reilly and LinkedIn Learning.

Time to support life outside of work, with enhanced parental leave plus paid leave to care for loved ones and volunteer in local communities.

Work from home, the office, or even abroad – each team has the flexibility to choose how they work based on business needs.

Improve your home office with a setup budget and get extra support with a monthly allowance.

Enjoy options to work from your home country and abroad for a set number of days each year, to visit family and friends, or to simply explore the world we’re mapping.

Take the holidays you want with a competitive holiday plan, plus an extra day off to celebrate your birthday.

Join annual events like our Hackathon and DevDays to bring your ideas to life with talented teammates from around the world.

Become a part of our inclusive global culture and have the chance to collaborate with a diverse community – we have over 80 nationalities at TomTom!

Find out more about our global benefits and enjoy additional local benefits tailored to your location.

Meet your team

We are the TomTom Global Businesses Services team, part of the CFO Office. We support TomTom with accounting, reporting, procurement, payroll, and more, and technology is at the core of what we do. We're always innovating to continue to raise the bar when it comes to our services and tooling. Our success lies in the journey itself – we measure it based on how we approach the challenges we face and the hard work we do to overcome them. In our team, you’ll join us on this journey and contribute directly to our success.

At TomTom...

You’ll help people find their way in the world. In 2004, TomTom revolutionized how the world moves with the introduction of the first portable navigation device. Now, we intend to do it again by engineering the first-ever real-time map, the smartest and most useful map on the planet.

Work with a team of 3,700 unique, curious and passionate problem-solvers. Together, we’ll open up a world of possibilities for car manufacturers, enterprises and developers to help people understand and get closer to the world around them.

After you apply

Our recruitment team will work hard to give you a meaningful experience throughout your journey with us, no matter the outcome. Your application will be screened closely and you can rest assured that all follow-up actions will be thorough, from assessments and interviews all the way through onboarding. To find out more about our application process, check out our hiring FAQs .

TomTom is an equal opportunity employer

TomTom is where you can find your place in the world. Every day we welcome, nurture and celebrate differences. Why? Because your uniqueness is what makes you, you . No matter your culture or background, you’ll find your impact at TomTom. Research also shows that sometimes women and underrepresented communities can be hesitant to apply for positions unless they believe they meet 100% of the criteria. If you can relate to this, please know that we’d love to hear from you.