• Finance
  • Rotterdam, Netherlands


Job description

We are growing fast and looking for a Bookkeeper to join our team.

As a digital forwarder, Shypple is a full-service logistics provider for shipping goods from A to Z. We enable our clients to get real-time visibility into every aspect of their supply chain using our easy-to-use dashboard and a variety of booking, planning, delivery and communication scenarios. This makes logistics easier, more efficient, and accountable while lowering hassle, communication, and costs. We make shipping simple.


As a bookkeeper, you will work at the heart of Shypple’s financial activities. You will be the main point of contact for operations and management when it concerns bookkeeping, payments and approvements of invoices, and accounts payable and receivable. Furthermore, you will support management when it comes to financial reporting and be responsible for financial administration. 


About this role

  • Record day to day financial transactions.

  • Complete the posting process.
  • Verify that transactions are recorded in the correct day book, suppliers ledger, customer ledger, general ledger, and other ledgers.
  • Create cash flow statements.

  • Keep track, process and reconcile payments and expenditures, including purchase orders, invoices, statements, checks, refund requisitions etc, in compliance with financial policies and procedures.

  • Perform everyday management of all payment cycle activities, incl. chasing invoice approvals, setting up and making payments.

  • Monitor accounts and incoming payments.

  • Acquire and manage credit limit insurance.


What we are looking for

  • You have a strong experience with Exact and are very skilled with Excel.

  • You have strong verbal and written communication skills in Dutch and English.

  • You love working in a fast growing and collaborative startup environment.

  • You are ambitious and want to contribute to improving the workflow, quality, and timeliness for the entire team.

  • You work very accurate and systematic and are experienced in project management.

  • You have In-depth knowledge of bookkeeping and accounting.

  • You are familiar with calculating and managing accounting and financial reports.

  • You are experienced with entering data, using spreadsheets and accounting software.


What we offer

  • The chance to disrupt one of the largest and most conservative industries in the world.

  • Highly driven and motivated colleagues.

  • Amazing culture of responsibility and freedom to turn your ambition into reality.

  • An inspiring working environment in Rotterdam’s famous Witte de Withstraat, where you can enjoy a great view of the skyline and the famous Erasmus bridge.

  • A sunny rooftop terrace for our Friday company lunch and afternoon drinks.

  • Membership for our gym in the basement to keep you fit and strong.