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Accounts Payable Specialist

Department: Finance

Location: Hilversum

Req#: 4706

Under the direction of the Global Manager Accounts Payable and Cash EMEA, the Accounts Payable Specialist is responsible for a variety of Accounts Payable duties such as matching and coding of invoices, approval verification, data entry, communication with vendors and internal company personnel.
About You

You're not like everyone else.

You bring a unique perspective to the table. Transparency tops your list of values. Your smarts and creativity are off the charts, matched only by your humility. You want to collaborate with a team of diverse talent. You proactively contribute to a culture of respect and inclusion.

You enjoy a challenge.

Inquisitive and focused, you see every challenge as an opportunity. You're ambitious and unafraid to make mistakes because you learn from them and bounce back quickly. You don't stop until you get it right. "Impossible" isn't in your vocabulary. You're more interested in creating the future than waiting for it.

You love to listen.

You start every interaction from a place of listening and seeking to understand. You're culturally connected. You remember your first concert. You can readily recommend a binge-worthy show on Netflix, Hulu or HBO. You can't sit in traffic without a great audiobook, podcast or album. You can make a killer playlist. Your idea of a good weekend includes watching a movie or playing a video game.

What You’ll Do
  • Review all invoices for appropriate documentation and approval prior to payment 
  • Prepare, process and file payments
  • Execute payment process
  • Accurate coding of all transactions 
  • Follow up open invoices and educate the business
  • Match invoices to respective purchase orders
  • Audit and process out of Pocket and Credit card expense reports in Concur
  • Fully understand European VAT and can apply those rules when processing transactions 
  • Reconcile vendor statements, research and correct discrepancies
  • Maintain files and documentation thoroughly and accurately, in accordance with company policy and accepted accounting practices
  • Assist in month end closing
  • Completes tasks or projects as assigned by the Global Manager Accounts Payable and Cash EMEA
  • Special projects and additional duties in support of the accounting function as assigned from time to time

Skills You’ll Need
  • 2 years relevant experience, including experience working with mid-range accounting systems
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications, including Outlook and Excel, Concur experience is a plus
  • Must have strong work ethics, organized and a self-starter
  • Strong problem solving skills, basic accounting principles knowledge, documentation skills, research and resolution skills, data analysis and multi-tasking skills
  • Ability to speak and write English and Dutch fluently
  • Thorough knowledge of applicable accounts payable/general ledger systems and procedures, financial chart of accounts and corporate procedures 
  • Ability to communicate with co-workers and outside contacts in a professional, discrete, and concise manner
  • Ability to define and solve problems, collect pertinent data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions
  • Ability to work independently and with a team in a fast-paced and high volume environment with emphasis on accuracy and timeliness
How to Audition
Apply now and if there is a strong match we will reach out.
More About Sonos

In 2002, Sonos set out to reinvent the way people listen at home. The wireless home sound system we created makes it easier than ever to fill any and every room with music, podcasts, TV, and just about anything else you could ever want to hear-all with brilliant, immersive clarity. Since then millions of people in over 60 countries have made Sonos part of their lives.

Today we remain focused on innovation, thoughtfully designing products, inventing new technologies, expanding our software platform, crafting the best sound experience and making a positive social impact in the world.

We're empowering people to listen better because listening builds understanding and drives change. It even increases happiness and brings people together. Simply put, listening leads to a better life. (We've got the data to prove it.)

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