Financial Accountant

OPRA Turbines has an exciting job opportunity in the position of Financial Accountant based in Hengelo, the Netherlands. Will you join our team?

About the job

As a Financial accountant you will join the Finance and Administration department and report to the Finance Manager. Your main responsibilities will be:

  • Managing Accounts Payable administration including internal & external communication and follow-up;
  • Daily bank movements and reconciliation;
  • Monthly preparation of VAT Report to local tax authorities;
  • Assigned to Business Unit Research & Development and together with Director R&D responsible to report on (financial) performance;
  • Intangible Fixed Assets, discuss with Director R&D and other MT members possibilities to activate on development projects;
  • In line with the Intangible Fixed Assets subsidy applications should be prepared and monitored including communication with external parties;
  • Maintain Fixed Assets register & be responsible for reporting on strategic investments and activations.
  • Assigned to Business Unit Research & Development;
  • Maintain Intangible Fixed Assets including Subsidy applications;
  • Take up leading role within the department on implementing new innovations and digitalization of financials processes.

Your profile

We are looking for a colleague with an attitude that matches with our company core values: Excellence, Customer Focus, Pride & Ownership, Team Spirit and Innovation.

The requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in accounting, finance, business or a related field;
  • Maximum 5 years of experience in a similar role;
  • Fluently speaking and writing in English;
  • Keep on searching/implementing new IT technology within Finance/Administration area.

What do we offer?

OPRA’s products are high tech and our markets are global and exciting. You will be working at an international company of qualified and enthusiastic people from various disciplines and of many different nationalities. Fast decision making, short connections, innovation on every corner.

  • Competitive remuneration package and a clear path to grow within the company;
  • Numerous development opportunities
  • Joining an exciting journey of a fast-changing organization;
  • An international work environment with knowledgeable colleagues.


Are you up for the challenge? If you wish to apply for this job, please upload your CV and motivation letter in English. If you have any questions about the job, don’t hesitate to contact us.

About the selection procedure

After reviewing the received applications, OPRA Turbines will contact the applicants of interest for a first selection interview. In the second selection round the candidate is asked to prepare a presentation based on a case. Moreover, another interview will take place and a tour around our facility will be provided. We intend to close this vacancy by the end of August.

Jul 07

OPRA Turbines is pleased to announce its participation at European Biomass Conference and Exhibition(EUBCE) on “Bioeconomy’s role in the post-pandemic economic recovery“, taking place from July 6 – 9, 2020.

Thijs Bouten will present the paper “Experimental and Numerical Investigation of the Application of Fast-Pyrolysis Oil in a Gas Turbine Combustor” on 7 July 2020 at 16:20 CET.

Jul 08
WEBINAR Flexible In Fuel & Reliable In Operation: Oil & Gas Turbine Applications co-hosted by AIREM Energy

Join OPRA webinar on June 8, 2020 at 16:30 CET to learn about Oil & Gas Turbine Applications. Webinar will be co-hosted by AIREM Energy. To register your place on this webinar: click here

Jul 15
WEBINAR Introducing OPRA Rental Solutions

Join OPRA Turbines webinar ‘Introducing OPRA Rental Solutions’ on July 15th 2020 at 16:30 CET. Register here

Sep 08
EXHIBITION WasteTech 2020

OPRA will exhibit at WasteTech in Moscow, Russia from 8-10 September 2020.

Sep 24
CONFERENCE Gasification Summit 2020

OPRA Turbines will be participating and presenting a paper on ‘“Radial Gas Turbines as the missing link between Gasification and the energy market‘ at Gasification Summi from 24-25 September 2020 in Lyon, France.

Oct 06
EXHIBITION World Waste to Energy and Resources Summit

OPRA will be participating at the World Waste to Energy and Resources Summit in London from 6-7 October 2020.

Nov 05
EXHIBITION CIIE, 5-10 November 2020

OPRA will exhibit at the 3rd China International Import Expo, CIIE, from 5 to 10 of November 2020