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Kortrijk, BE

Date:  May 20, 2023
Job ID:  8163

Senior GL Accountant

As an international company with European roots (HQ in Kortrijk, Belgium), Barco has a culture of collaboration across borders and nationalities.
Because we believe diversity leads to more great ideas and drives innovation.
Thanks to our over 3,000 visioneers, we develop unique visualization & collaboration technology that helps professionals accelerate innovation in the healthcare, enterprise and entertainment markets.




Barco’s finance department has a strong reputation inside and outside Barco. Barco’s EMEA accounting team is looking for a (Senior) GL Accountant to strengthen the finance team in Kortrijk.

You have a profound experience in accounting?
You are ambitious and looking for a new challenge in an international environment?
You want to work in/as a team supporting each other while fostering personal strengths?


Then you might be the colleague we are looking for !



Key Responsibilities


  • Work in a team of (GL) accountants managed by the EMEA Finance Director, who you will be reporting to
  • Coordinate the month-end closing process in line with the Barco closing calendar & checklist, taking into consideration key policies & procedures
  • Can interpret & perform more complex accounting transactions 
  • Perform periodic account reconciliations and take ownership for the balance sheet for a set of companies in EMEA
  • Preparation of local GAAP annual accounts and appendices and able to interact with external accounting firms.
  • Able to interact with internal stakeholders such as Finance Business Partners, controllers and the consolidation team
  • Support in the preparation of internal and external audits  
  • Are improvement driven and willing to participate & support in further digitalisation/automation of the Accounting/Finance domain.
  • Are not afraid to challenge the status-quo and propose changes and process standardization
  • Represent the accounting domain in various meetings with internal stakeholders of different functions/departments.




  • Bachelors/Master’s degree in accounting and gained a profound experience
  • 4-7 years experience in a relevant function, worked in accounting firm is a plus
  • Fluent in Dutch & a good English knowledge (company’s main language) 
  • Eager to stay up to date with accounting trends and own development
  • Systems and process savvy, good Excel knowledge is a must; SAP (ECC/ ByD) experience is a plus
  • Interested in detailed analysis, while keeping a helicopter view
  • Can deal with complexity, can prioritize, and able to manage & respect corporate deadlines
  • You are hands-on, no-nonsense approach


Let’s wow you with:​


  • A variety of inhouse trainings at our Barco University so you can continuously grow & learn as a professional.​
  • A healthy working environment with interesting workshops, sport activities and many more options as we care about your wellbeing. ​
  • The opportunity to work for an international market leader where innovation matters.​
  • A competitive salary package.​

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