We are looking for a Junior Accountant to join our finance team based in Warsaw, Poland.

Please note: This position is a fixed-term contract for 6 months, with the possibility of extension.

About Barentz

Barentz is the global specialty ingredients solution provider. The company sources branded specialty ingredients from leading manufacturers worldwide and its ingredient experts provide value-added technical support which includes pre-mixing, blending, ingredient formulation and ingredient testing from its state-of-the-art, customized formulation centers and application laboratories in EMEA, Americas and Asia-Pacific.

Established in 1953, Barentz has operations in more than 70 countries with a strong presence in Europe and North America, and a rapidly growing network in Latin America and Asia-Pacific. With a turnover of €2.4 billion, the company employs over 2,700 people worldwide and serves more than 27,000 customers. For more information, visit: www.barentz.com

About this role

Key Responsibilities:

  • Data Entry: Accurately enter financial data into accounting software and ensure records are up to date.
  • Accounts Payable and Receivable: Process invoices, track expenses, and manage payments. Follow up on outstanding invoices and manage collections.
  • Bank Reconciliations: Reconcile bank statements by comparing them with general ledger entries.
  • Expense Reports: Review and process employee expense reports, ensuring compliance with company policies.
  • Maintain Documentation: Organize and maintain financial files and documentation for audit purposes.
  • Support Month-End Close: Assist in the month-end closing process, including journal entries and account reconciliations.
  • Assist with Audits: Provide support during internal and external audits by preparing required documentation and reports.
  • Assist with Financial Reporting: Prepare and maintain financial records and reports, including balance sheets, income statements, and cash flow statements.
  • Compliance: Ensure compliance with financial regulations and internal policies.
  • Support Senior Accountants: Assist senior accountants with various tasks and projects as needed.

About You

  • Education: bachelor’s degree in accounting, Finance, or a related field.
  • Experience: 1-2 years of accounting experience is preferred, but recent graduates with relevant internships will be considered.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office, especially Excel. Experience with accounting software such as MS Dynamic 365, SAP, or similar is preferred.
  • Conversational level of English.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • The high degree of accuracy and attention to detail.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and meet deadlines.
  • High level of integrity and ethical standards.

Why Barentz?

Barentz is a great company to work for, with a positive and warm company culture, and a One Team, One Goal mentality. It is an inspiring multinational company, with fast-growing market segments and global coverage.

  • Competitive package including bonus structure.
  • An inspiring multinational company in a fast-growing and innovative business
  • Flexible and hybrid working environment.
  • Various Fringe benefits.


If you feel excited reading the above and want to join our journey, please send your CV in English by using the below apply button. Any questions regarding this position, please contact Jill Lan: jill.lan@barentz.com.

Job ID: No.150