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Accounting (Customs) Specialist


Join YANMAR Europe’s Finance Department for a rewarding career. As an Accounting (Customs) Specialist, you’ll be part of financial operations for 8 European YANMAR companies.

Experience a collaborative, diverse environment in Almere, a hub of innovation and tradition. With a turnover of over€350 million, your precision ensures financial health and guarantees our compliance with customs regulations. Enjoy continuous growth through learning and development, backed by YANMAR’s commitment to your success. Drive financial excellence, influencing decisions and strategic analysis. Empower your career with a supportive team that values your potential.

Seize the opportunity –apply now for a meaningful impact at YANMAR Europe!

What are you going to do?

As a Customs and Finance Specialist within the Finance Department at YANMAR Europe, you will join a dedicated and diverse team committed to excellence in financial and customs-related operations.

Your crucial role provides comprehensive support to the Finance Manager and involves direct collaboration with multiple departments. You will contribute significantly to achievingthe department’s targets, ensuring compliance and accuracy in financial reporting, and managing customs processes with precision. Your expertise will not only ensure the smooth execution of day-to-day financial transactions but also uphold the integrity of customs-related activities within the company.

With a focus on detail and a proactive approach, you will be a key player in long-term financial planning and fostering the continuous enhancement of financial and customs practices.

Your main tasks and responsibilities:

  • Analyze, verify, and process financial data across multiple ERP systems, ensuring data integrity and compliance with financial policies;
  • Execute financial transactions, including general ledger entries, banking, payroll, and tax filings, and manage accounts payable and receivable;
  • Prepare accurate financial reports for internal and external stakeholders, including period-end reports, balance sheets, and profit and loss statements;
  • Provide guidance on reporting practices and timelines, consolidating financial information for strategic analysis and decision support;
  • Handle daily customs activities, including product classification, monthly customs declarations, and maintenance of the Export Controls Framework;
  • Proactively identify customs-related financial risks, advise on improvements, and ensure adherence to the Authorized Economic Operator (AEO) standards.


Who are we looking for?

Our ideal new colleague is a friendly, analytical, and ethical professional who ensures accurate financial data management and regulatory excellence, offers valuable insights, and proactively addresses challenges. Committed to fostering a good atmosphere, you collaborate effectively, help colleagues, and stay updated on industry trends while embracing evolving technologies.

The ideal candidate:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance / Accounting;
  • Minimum 3-7 years’ related working experience (Accounting and/or Auditing);
  • You have knowledge of Customs / VAT / CIT / IFRS / Impairments; nextto that,you have the willingness to obtain business-specific knowledge quickly;
  • The following (mindset) qualities apply to you: Persistent, Assertive attitude, Analytical, Problem-solving oriented;
  • Strong language skills, fluent in both spoken and written English. Preferably also Dutch.

Work location:

Your regular workplace is Almere, but hybrid working (40% home/60% office) is possible in this position.

What do we offer?

In this position as an Accounting (Customs) Specialist, your expertise is vital to our financial and regulatory excellence. We offer a position in a truly international organisation, with respect for each individual’sculture and room for individual development. A job in a dynamic environment where every day is different. Freedom to take initiativeand express ideas. Motivated and open colleagues that will be pleased to welcome you. YANMAR is a stable and solid employer.

Employee Benefits:

  • A competitive salary matching your knowledge and experience;
  • Possibilities to work from home;
  • A standard working week of 37.5 hours, with flexible working hours;
  • The possibility to follow training and education;
  • Commuting allowance;
  • 27 vacation days (+the ability to build up time for time);
  • 8% holiday allowance, year-end bonus based on company results;
  • Good pension scheme and collective health insurance.


Elvedin Cirak – Finance Manager

Joining a new team can be challenging, but it can also be a great opportunity for growth and development. By approaching this role with enthusiasm, an open mind, and a willingness to learn, you can make a valuable contribution to the team but most important achieve your own professional goals.



The application process is clear and fast:

1. Fill in the form below to reply to this job

2. First interview on location at Yanmar

3. Second interview on location at Yanmar

4. Job offer

5. Let’s get started!

We would like to get in touch!

More info? Send me an email: luciana_pasutti@yanmar.com

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