GL Accountant

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GL Accountant


Every day, millions of people rely on WeTransfer to share their creative ideas. So, the work we do matters. Come and be a part of it.

WeTransfer is looking for a GL Accountant at the head office in Amsterdam. Our finance team consists of 5 people; we are the money minds, the excel connoisseurs, the financial fanatics — however we refer to them, our finance team helps hold WeTransfer together. 

What you'll be doing:

As we are expecting to grow rapidly over the next few years, finance needs to facilitate and accelerate growth by increasing control and scalability. That's where you'll come in. You'll be responsible for timely and accurate financial accounting, with a focus on the daily financial operations and assisting in various reporting processes. You will have a crucial role by connecting with lots of parts of the company, budgeting, accounts, invoices, forecasting etc

Your main tasks: 

  • Processing supplier invoices
  • Processing sales invoices and credit notes
  • Bank reconciliations
  • Credit card reconciliations
  • Processing employee expences
  • Accounts payable management
  • Handle incoming, outgoing mail of several mailboxes
  • Support with month-end and year-end close process
  • Process optimisation & implement best practices

You are someone who:

We are looking for a true team player who can also work independently. You're able to work under pressure and you can communicate with people at all levels in the business. We're looking for people who have already gained some experience and who can work 24-40h/week from our Amsterdam office. 

You are also:

  • Accurate, structured and self-starting.
  • Knowledgeable in financial best practice.
  • Able to work under pressure and achieve deadlines.
  • A team player and proactive attitude.
  • A strong communicator, fluent in Dutch and English.
  • Flexible and independent. 

A little something about us

Since 2009 WeTransfer has been helping people share their creative ideas. We believe creative thinking changes the way we see the world, and so we develop tools to get people into their flow – that strange and beautiful state where everything comes together and the best work happens.

Today, 42 million people in 195 countries share ideas using WeTransfer. We are constantly developing new products, as well as rethinking what our current platforms can be, and can do.

Our founders originally worked in design, media and marketing; today we’re lucky to be working with the most creative minds in branding, sales, design, support and engineering.

We believe a diverse company is a better company. Whatever your story, we want to hear from you. Whatever your background, we’ll help you do your best work. All employees get an annual €1,000 personal development budget to learn new skills, or improve existing ones.

Our Amsterdam office sits right by the river in the east of the city; our LA team are based in Venice. With lunch, snacks and great coffee, we know how to keep our teams properly fuelled. Our culture team designs a program of outings, speakers, workshops and fitness classes to get a good work-life balance, and there is free gym membership for all employees too. 

Personal Budget

€1,000 Annually

Healthy Lunch

Provided Daily

Onefit Membership

Free Gym Subscription

Innovation Friday


Friday Drinks

Nuts Included

Like the sound of working with us?

We’re a company that makes a difference for millions of people with a culture that values each individual. Come and join us!