GL Accountant | Genk


H.Essers is an international and reliable family business in the logistics sector. A place where our 7,500 ambitious colleagues dare to be entrepreneurial, grab opportunities and make a difference every day. Because sustainable growth is something we do together. There are so many reasons to choose H.Essers, which ones are yours?

For our site in Genk, we are looking for a GL Accountant.  


As part of the GL Accountants team, you will help take care of the financial management of about 50 different legal entities at home and abroad.

More specifically, what do you do?

  • Independently organize, execute and verify the complete accounting of the assigned entities within the group.
  • Concretely, you are responsible for the periodic (monthly, quarterly and) year-end closing, also the critical review of the balance sheet does not escape your attention.
  • You take the lead in preparing the statutory and consolidated annual accounts.
  • You prepare and submit statutory and legal reports within the set deadlines.
  • Your ‘fiscal eye’ also sees to it that the legal accounting rules are applied.
  • During the annual audit, you assist -with advice and assistance- where necessary.
  • In preparation of the reporting and budget preparation, you share your expertise with the other finance teams.
  • GL related (ad hoc) projects are also part of your many challenges. Your accounting knowledge enables you to analyze and optimize (financial) business processes.


  • Your analytically critical eye ensures that every financial statement and balance sheet is thoroughly scrutinized. It stimulates you to constantly look for additional information, for new financial insights.
  • You find it fascinating to stay up to date with the current fiscal regulations.
  • Your communication skills also enable you to clearly communicate your professional knowledge to ‘non-specialists’ within our organization.


  • Your attractive salary is supplemented with meal & eco cheques, group and hospitalization insurance, expense allowance and My Essers Benefits.
  • You can also count on an extensive holiday scheme and the option of teleworking.
  • Supported by our vision of ‘Lifelong Learning’, the H.Essers Academy offers you a free choice of various training courses that contribute to your personal development.
  • Your physical and mental health are strengthened through H.Essers’ Fit2Grow health program.
  • Your greatest asset is without doubt your place within the strong H.Essers family.

Apply now!