Job Title:  Accountant

Req ID:  43061
Job Category:  Finance

6199 AE Maastricht, LI, NL, 6199 AE


At STERIS, we help our Customers create a healthier and safer world by providing innovative healthcare and life science product and service solutions around the globe.



As Sr. GL Accountant, you will play an important role in the day-to-day financial operations within the GL team. In this role you will ensure accurate and timely reporting of the financial results together with your peers. As GL accountant you will report to the Manager Accounting

Job Duties

  • prepare monthly accruals and provisions, including payroll related items
  • prepare reconciliation of all balance sheet items and documentation for review in Blackline
  • prepare VAT Returns, including journal entries
  • prepare reconciliation of intercompany accounts (incl. loans/interests) and intercompany invoices

Duties - cont'd

  • process GL related bank entries
  • actively participate in the month end closing
  • participate in the audit of our statutory accounts
  • participate in projects within our company and within the Steris Group
  • keep in contact with other Steris entities across the globe


  • a HBO or University degree, Bachelor or Master in Economics, Accounting
  • at least 4 years working experience in a finance department
  • experience working in the finance department of a large, multinational organization
  • an exceptional eye for detail
  • knowledge of Lean Six Sigma or willing to acquire this knowledge
  • great English communication skills
  • a Microsoft Office-pro
  • an eye for process optimization
  • knowledge of ERP systems, preferably Oracle

Equal Opportunities

STERIS plc provides employment and advancement opportunities without regard to age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage or civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion/belief, sex (gender), sexual orientation or any other legally protected characteristic as defined by UK employment law. The Company bases all employment decisions on merit, qualifications, skills, and abilities with the intention that the best candidate is selected for each position.


STERIS strives to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.  

Req ID:  43061
Job Category:  Finance

6199 AE Maastricht, LI, NL, 6199 AE

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