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All-round Financial Accountant

For our subsidiary in Almaty, we are looking for a Financial Accountant who enjoys working with numbers and people. You will join an international vegetable breeding company with a family atmosphere. We look forward to welcoming you in Rijk Zwaan team!

  • Kazakhstan, Almaty
  • Finance
  • Bachelor

Your job at Rijk Zwaan

As Financial Accountant you will manage all operational financial tasks for our local team consisting of 13 colleagues, which includes amongst others:

  • maintaining financial records and statements to ensure all invoices and transactions are accurately and completely recorded;
  • preparation of accounting and management reports and plans;
  • preparation of VAT declarations;
  • process and follow up of (bank) payments;
  • (following up) debtors collection and taking care of receipts;
  • carrying out (other) administrative activities.

Besides, you will work at various financial projects such as implementing a new ERP including accounting module and/or support colleagues with some administrative tasks. You will report to the Managing Director Finance of Rijk Zwaan Almaty.

We are looking for a Financial Accountant with:

  • a Bachelor degree in Business Economics, Finance or Accounting;
  • at least 3-year relevant experience in an Accounting department;
  • knowledge of accounting and tax regulation in accordance with Kazakh legislation;
  • an advanced or upper intermediate level of English;
  • good knowledge of 1C 8.3 application, electronic invoice system (ESF), and Tax Cabinet;
  • knowledge of Microsoft D365 or AX financial accounting system will be an additional advantage.

Furthermore you live in Almaty or nearby in Kazakhstan, you are honest and reliable, someone who your colleagues can depend on. You look forward to be a part of an international innovative company. You are hands-on with broad interest across all administrative functions and like to work independently in a small office team. You have good analytical skills and are able to communicate well. You like to cooperate and to consult with colleagues in an international environment for an optimal result and you enjoy working in the office.  

What can you expect from us?

As Financial Accountant you will be part of the office team. You will play an important role in supporting colleagues and making sure they can do their work smoothly. 

We are happy to offer you: 

  • a permanent contract from the start;
  • a good work-life balance, a contract between 32 – 40 hours working week;
  • a medical insurance and lunch allowance.

Rijk Zwaan: your new employer?

Rijk Zwaan Almaty was established in 2010 and is headquartered in Almaty. We started with the sales of vegetable seeds of different crops. We sell our products throughout Kazakhstan as well as Central Asia. To become a major player in these markets, we are going to increase our activities in Central Asia in the coming years. At this moment, Rijk Zwaan Almaty employs 13 employees. 



Do you recognize yourself and would you like to start as soon as possible? You can address your application to Aleksandra Semenova-Pankin (

It takes time to evaluate your application carefully. We will respond as soon as possible.

  • One phone interview
  • 2 face to face interviews
  • On-line assessment
  • Screening
I’d like to receive your application
Aleksandra Semenova