Financial accountant (temp.)

Excellent financial skills

This summer, Newcraft joined Wunderman Thompson, part of WPP. The additional role of Financial accountant in our Finance and Operations team will have the primary responsibility to provide support to the Finance Manager on all accounting matters for statutory and fiscal reporting, and overseeing local compliance and controls that comes along with being a part of a listed company. 


Furthermore you’ll be responsible for providing the right support to Business Partners and other business stakeholders, by ensuring they obtain the necessary information and analysis to enable decision-making with full understanding of the financial impact. 


The role requires excellent financial and accounting skills, experience in dealing with regulatory bodies and preferably knowledge of/ experience with SOX.


Duration of this project will be 3-4 months with the option of extension, 32-40 hours per week and the starting date asap in consultation with you.

About the team

As a Financial accountant you’ll join the ambitious and driven Operations team. The team makes sure everything runs smoothly at Newcraft Group; HR, finance, recruitment, marketing & communications, learning & development and office management. Everybody in the team is extremely dedicated to helping the company grow and make (or keep) it a great place to work, with a personal approach and lots of fun!

Who you are

  • A great communicator; fluent in English and Dutch
  • Analytical thinker
  • Team player
  • Proactive
  • Accurate; a great eye for detail


  • At least three years of experience in the areas of finance, accounting and reporting for international companies
  • Great stakeholder management skills
  • Willingness and ability to learn new tasks
  • Flexibility to work extra time if needed, specially during Reporting days
  • Not necessary, but experience with SOX is a plus

What’s in it for you?

  • Working in a challenging and inspiring environment
  • Short lines of communication so decisions are made quickly
  • Personal development opportunities
  • A fun and informal working atmosphere with professional colleagues who are just as passionate as you are
  • A multi-disciplinary environment with creativity, marketing, business, data and technology all under one roof
  • Result-driven culture with lots of space for serious fun
  • A market rate salary and secondary benefits, flexible working hours and a pension insurance
  • Sports events, legendary parties and annual ski trip!

Sounds like you?