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Financial Accountant

Netherlands, Noord-Holland, AmsterdamFinance & Funding

Job description

Join a company with a purpose! We are looking for smart and fun Financial Accountants to join our Finance Team. We offer you the opportunity to work with experienced finance professionals who are passionate in providing exceptional and reliable financial information. At Fastned you can contribute to building a greener future. Our goal is a European network of 1,000 large fast charging stations in prime locations, where electric drivers can charge their vehicles with energy from the sun and wind.

Do you want to join a supportive and fun team in a highly collaborative environment? Would you also like working closely with others teams to realise a charging network of more than a thousand large fast-charging stations in Europe and in doing so making sure people can make the switch to driving an electric car? If you also speak Dutch or German, then keep on reading, because we are expanding our finance team!

Your key contribution to the team is to be responsible for a wide variety of accounting and bookkeeping tasks for our Dutch parent company and its foreign subsidiaries. Your regular work day includes reviewing and processing of incoming and outgoing invoices, reconciling bank accounts, managing payable and receivable accounts and regular communication with business teams. You will also be assisting the Senior Accountants in the month end closing process and in providing necessary documentation for the annual audit. Your experience and knowledge on processes and accounting systems will be a great addition to our team.

Joining Fastned means joining one of Europe's fastest growing companies in 2022, listed on the Amsterdam stock exchange, where people roll up their sleeves and grab opportunities wherever they see them. The role will be based in our Amsterdam headquarters, where you will be part of a fun and diverse team. Both full- and part-time work are possible in this role. As part of your in-depth onboarding, you will attend a series of workshops to learn all about electric mobility and fast charging infrastructure. In order for you to experience the EV-revolution for yourself, we give you access to our fully electric vehicle fleet (all perks, including our employee stock option program, are listed below).

Job requirements

We are looking for someone who is an initiator and takes ownership on tasks assigned. A keen eye for details and critical thinking would be of great help in keeping our financial records up to date and accurate.

Additionally, you tick the following boxes:

  • 2 to 4 years relevant experience as financial accountant or AP/AR accountant;
  • Bachelor degree in accounting or related area;
  • Fluency in Dutch or/and German language and English;
  • Hands on, outgoing and proactive mentality, able to work independently;
  • Passionate about contributing to a greener future.

Join us in building a better future!

We work hard to change the world, but we don't forget to celebrate our successes, big and small. Our benefits include a pension plan (fully covered by Fastned) and participation in the company stock option program. In order to feel & enjoy the EV life you get access to our fully electric vehicle fleet (all charging expenses covered). We provide daily vegetarian lunches & the best coffee at our Amsterdam headquarters close to the Amstel station. Next to fun events year-round, we throw notorious Christmas parties and organise an amazing yearly trip abroad. Other perks include flexible working hours and the gear of your choice (MacBook vs ThinkPad, iPhone vs Android).


We would love to have a chat with you very soon! We are curious to hear why you are the best person for this role & why you would make a great addition to the Fastned family.

Fastned stands for Equal Opportunity. We strongly encourage women, people of color, and LGBTQ(+) people to apply. We consider applicants of all gender identities.