Financial Accountant

Job description


Grassy Creek is an investment firm with offices in London, Amsterdam, Crested Butte (Colorado), New York and the San Francisco Bay Area. Our primary business lines are Asset Management, Property and Hospitality Management and Technology Ventures.

We named ourselves after a river in Ohio where the founders grew up in a time without rules and anything imagined became reality. That spirit still lives today within Grassy Creek.  

We encourage creative thinking and we have fun turning dreams into reality. Whether it's creating a world class cat ski operation, building a global high-end experience destination business or building innovative business software applications, we dream big and continue to be amazed when those dreams come true.


As part of our Property Management business line Grassy Creek is involved in managing the development and the operations of Eleven Experience (

From our office in Amsterdam we host all central service center support tasks which include Finance, Accounting, Business Control and HR.



For the Amsterdam office we are looking for a Financial Accountant with 3‑5 years relevant experience in maintaining multiple entities accounting (full chart of accounts ownership) reporting to our Director Corporate Financial Control.

You will work in a highly demanding and fast paced international environment, interacting with your colleagues in Amsterdam and abroad. Due to the vast amount of legal entities the administration is rather complex given intercompany transactions, multiple deadlines etc.; it is crucial you possess the skills and experience to quickly switch between entities when managing multiple. Furthermore, the accounting system is sophisticated in the range of cost centers and functional departments, so accuracy is key.


The F/A will be responsible for maintaining full corporate accounts including monthly and yearly closings, preparation of periodical management- and fixed asset reporting and event based project reporting.


You will be challenged to further improve and professionalize policies and procedures throughout several businesses, especially given growth of the activities and establishment of new businesses. Maintaining overall control and general streamlining is something we address every day.


Main tasks and responsibilities

  • Perform and oversee (AP) daily accounting, monthly closing and reporting;
  • Prepare balance sheet specifications and balance sheet accounts reconciliations;
  • Prepare the monthly closing reports;
  • Prepare weekly payment batches to vendors (submit to treasury) and bank account reconciliation;
  • Ensure that all financial data is in compliance with corporate accounting policies;
  • Liaise with the Director Corporate Financial Control and other accounting team members for intercompany queries;
  • Actively contribute to further professionalize and streamline processes and procedures.

Guidelines – (knowledge, skills and abilities)

  • HBO level, 3-5 years of experience in international financial accounting;
  • Computer savvy; very agile working with cloud based applications using Mac. Experienced with MS Excel for quick off the cuff reporting, and repetitive accounting specifications, tailored reporting on accounting data etc.;
  • Proficient in English, spoken and written;
  • Knowledge of Sales Force (Financial Force) is an advantage;
  • Pro-active, signal areas of concern/potential improvements, managing timelines;
  • Teamwork and collaboration skills.



  • A fulltime position (36-40 hours), starting with a fixed-term contract;
  • Salary range 2,800 - 3,500 euro p/m, depending on experience;
  • An office located in the middle of the vibrant Amsterdam canal belt, just minutes away from Amsterdam Central Station;
  • Possibility to grow in the organisation;
  • Informal, respectful and professional team. No-nonsense approach. We are serious about what we do and respect each other's skills which, put together as a team, gets us to our goals.
  • Please note: applicants most have work permit for the Netherlands; no relocation assistance provided.