Financial Administrator / Accountant (fulltime)

We are looking for an additional Financial Administrator / Accountant for Reederei Nord B.V. in Amsterdam. Reederei Nord B.V. in Amsterdam is a part of the Reederei Nord Group, which is a very well established owner and manager of seagoing vessels and provider of wider maritime services. The owning family has successfully invested into the maritime industry since 1921, and the Reederei Nord Group today is represented with offices in Amsterdam, Hamburg (Germany), Cyprus and Singapore. You will be working in an international team of Financial Administrators providing support to the financial department, under direction of the Finance Director. You will be responsible for the accounting of and reporting for single purpose companies (SPC), each holding the ownership of one seagoing vessel and/or entities running a number of ships on voyage basis.

Main Tasks include

  • Booking of all vouchers;
  • Accounts receivable and accurate entry of the income;
  • Accounts payable, matching and controlling the payments;
  • General ledger;
  • Prepare and monitor the payments;
  • Responsible for cash management;
  • Preparing the invoices for operating costs;
  • Assist in monthly and annual closing activities;
  • Assist with forecasting;
  • Prepare recurring reportings;


  • 3 to 5 years relevant working experience in a similar job;
  • Full time availability;
  • Good communication skills fluent in English;
  • Good knowledge of general accounting procedures;
  • Experience in shipping is an advantage;


  • Ability to prioritize and manage time effectively;
  • Demonstrates teamwork, interpersonal and communication skills;
  • Proficient in Microsoft office applications;
  • Good problem solving skills and good analytical skills;
  • Hands-on mentality (you are willing to look beyond your job description);


Working with Reederei Nord, you will enjoy a pleasant, diverse and very international atmosphere. The company’s success is based on solid values such as competence, loyalty, honesty and sustainability. The open and dynamic culture of Reederei Nord offers plenty of opportunities to develop your skills. We are looking for a qualified colleague who is interested in a long term employment with Reederei Nord.

About the company:

Reederei Nord is a fully integrated ship management and ship owning company that has been established in 1964. The company acts as an operative investment manager for the various types of vessels - Container Vessels, Bulk Carriers and Tankers - on behalf of the Oldendorff Family as well as various third party interests. Reederei Nord B.V. currently employs 32 persons in Amsterdam. The management services cover the following areas:

  • Commercial Management
  • Finance and Accounting
  • Technical Management
  • Crew Management
  • Safety and Security Services
  • Vetting Services
  • New Building Supervision

Please send your application letter and resume in English to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., with the subject “Application for Financial Administrator / Accountant”. If you have any questions about this vacancy, please write an email to the mail address as mentioned above. We are looking forward to hear from you.