Advisory Accountant

  • Competitive
  • Brussels, Bruxelles-Capitale, Belgium
  • Permanent, Full time
  • ING
  • 15 Jan 18 2018-01-15

Advisory Accountant

Are you curious about the accounting processes within a bank?
Is improving these processes and adopting them to the fast changing environment something you see as a challenge and a continuous learning process?
Do you want to become a spokesperson towards other finance teams and business departments?
Then our open position as "Advisory Accountant" is a unique opportunity

Job description

As Advisory Accountant you will have the following tasks and responsibilities in the leasing and factoring domain:

  • Ensure the proper accounting of the products Lease and Factoring in the daily and monthly closing process.
  • Follow-up on changes in the accounting standards and rules and updating the different accounting schemes when needed
  • Reconciliation between contract handling system and general leger
  • Equity reconciliation
  • Give input to associate accountants/ product line in complex transactions
  • Assure correct IFRS reporting with regards to Loan Loss Provisions, Pensions, Deferred taxes,...
  • Back up Tax/VAT specialist Lease Product
  • First contact for auditors
  • Back up team manager

Your profile

Knowledge and experience

    • Master Degree: economics, business studies,..
    • At least 5 years of experience in accounting, financial reporting
    • A first experience in Banking and/or Leasing is an added value
    • Good knowledge in the domains of accounting and tax matters
  • Interest in the continuous changing world of accounting policies
    • Fluent in English and Dutch and/or French.


  • You can work autonomously and as part of a team;
  • You have eye for details, with good communicative skills;
  • Interest in the continuous changing world of accounting policies
  • You are customer focused;
  • You have a flexible attitude;
  • Curious and willing to learn

Want to make a meaningful impact?

At ING our purpose is to empower people to stay a step ahead in life and in business. We believe that sustainable progress is driven by people with the imagination and determination to make a better future for themselves and those around them.
ING Belgium is a creative and dynamic environment where thousands of employees collaborate to offer a differentiating experience for Retail and Private Banking customers as well as individuals, freelancers, SMEs, large corporations, institutions and corporate clients.
As the first direct universal bank, we are a global financial institution with a strong European foundation, recognized as the Best Bank in Belgium and as an employer of choice for consecutive years.

You will work within the Finance area. The finance professionals from ING support the management and business Lines when it comes to financial matters. Within the department, all reporting lines get together. The department is the financial heart of ING Belgium. The people working there are responsible for financial reporting and control, purchase and sale of business units, for capital planning and tax payments.

You will work within the Accounting and Reporting department, in charge of managing both statutory and consolidated accounting for ING Belgium. The department provides Financial Reporting to all stakeholders (regulators, head-office, management...).

If this is the environment you thrive in, then apply and join us in changing the future of banking!