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Finance Intern - AP/AR/GL



Accounting & Finance
Ghent, Belgium
Posted on Tuesday, April 12, 2022
Silverfin reinvents the way financial advisors work: our cloud-based technology allows 800+ accountancy firms and financial advisors to streamline significant parts of their workload and spend more time on value adding activities.
We’ve built one hell of a product and our customers love us. Even our customers’ customers love us.
Why? Silverfin solves a very real problem: it automates a large chunk of the repetitive tasks that people working in financial services spend their time on and improves communication with their customers.
We have been growing rapidly since our launch in 2013. Originating from Belgium, we have successfully launched activities in the UK, Benelux and Nordics. From these offices, we’re serving a strongly growing client base, including the big 4, in 12 countries with 170+ colleagues.
As a fast-growing company, we’ve launched an internship programme to give the young professionals of tomorrow the opportunity to take their first steps into the business world. We are still looking for interns in 2023 (2nd half-year)/2024 (1st half-year).
What you will be doing during your internship?
You will join our finance team (8 people) and support us with Silverfins’ Accounts Payable / Receivable for BE-NL-UK:
Accounts Payable:
Process & book supplier invoices & expenses
Run supplier communications
Keep bank ledgers updated on a daily basis
Accounts Receivable:
Assist in processing sales orders into contract settings
Check & post auto-generated customer invoices, and prepare manual use cases for review
Run customer receivables communication (bills, questions, requests)
Support/operate the auto-suggested collections processes on a daily basis
General Ledger:
Support monthly closing: prepare reconciliations, support the closing tasks of our senior accountants
Support/prepare recurring quarterly/year-end compliance with regard to our working papers, annual accounts production and/or corporate tax
Assist the team, or take the lead, in iteration projects for existing accounting processes (automation, new tools, implement new features, etc.)

What does the ideal candidate look like?

  • You are currently studying an accountancy related Bachelor or Master.
  • You are an independent worker. Eager to get results.
  • Accuracy and an eye for detail
  • Positive drive and mindset
  • You are customer-oriented & don’t mind interacting with people
  • Fluent in Dutch and English

What we offer?

  • The opportunity to help build a fast-paced and internationally growing Fintech Company, proudly part of Visma - the European leader in mission-critical cloud software
  • Regular team activities during and after work
  • Collaborate with a team of dedicated professionals, passionate about what they do, in a dynamic and evolving environment.
  • Cool office spaces in Belgium (Ghent), UK (London - Old Street / Shoreditch), Netherlands and Luxembourg
  • Endless supply of excellent coffee, snacks, fresh fruits and … drinks to finish the week