Vacancy Sr. Finance Associate


About AM-Pharma
At AM-Pharma, we are actively conducting a global Phase III program treating critically ill patients with acute kidney injury in partnership with a clinical research organization. In addition, we are in the process of starting clinical research in additional indications, and we have commenced preparations for commercial readiness. The finance department is also running projects to improve financial reporting and internal control, including adoption of IFRS financial statements. To support the expansion of AM-Pharma’s business, we are currently looking for a

Sr. Finance Associate


About the role
As a Sr. Finance Associate, you will focus on executing all finance operations of AM-Pharma. In this role you are the first point of contact for all operational finance related questions from the organization, responsible for the local AP process, perform month-closing activities and for payrolling. You will be reporting to the Senior Director Finance. We are looking for a pro-active individual to provide accounting services in an effective and efficient manner and identify ways to improve accounting operations. The role includes:

  • General Accounting, being the first point of contact for finance
  • Month-end and year-end closing
  • Accounts Payable, being responsible for invoice registration, maintaining vendor data, resolving issues with invoicing internally and with vendors and being accountable for workflow monitoring (approval process)
  • Salary process, you are responsible for checking monthly changes and processing by external salary processor. You manage salary postings and reconciliations.
  • Expense management
  • Participating in finance projects (ERP implementation, PowerBI etc.)

What we expect
As Sr. Finance Associate, you are experienced, motivated, organized and you work efficiently. You are qualified to Bachelor level in Finance/Accounting and you have a minimum of 5 years of relevant working experience in for-profit companies, preferably in biotech. You have excellent numerical skills, are familiar in working with Microsoft 365 and Office, take initiative and are able to work independently. You are fluent in English, both spoken and written. Experience with Exact Online is preferred.

AM-Pharma company culture
The company culture of AM-Pharma is built on four important competencies: Collaboration, Quality orientation, Accountability and Resilience.  At AM-Pharma we work together in a constructive, collaborative and team-oriented way, towards achieving the company objectives without losing sight of our own objectives. We put the common interest of the company above our own individual interest.

We set high standards regarding the quality of our materials, processes, documentation and collaborations, the staff are motivated to deliver excellence whilst also working to continually improve the quality of our work. We are fully accountable for the things that are in our power and control while working on the goals of the organization. We have an obligation to proactively report, explain and justify the things we do. We accept responsibility for our performance and we are transparent about the results of our work.  Finally, we understand how to cope effectively with setbacks and obstacles and overcome hurdles on our way to reach our common goal. We stay committed to agreed objectives and company culture despite resistance while having the strength to adjust our plans when necessary. We are tolerant to stress and we deal effectively with criticism and resistance, building on our own strength.


  • Salary at market level
  • Company pension scheme (premium is 100% paid by employer)
  • Participation in equity plan
  • Mobile phone
  • 1st class public transportation

Start date
As soon as possible, but no later than 1 May 2022

AM-Pharma is located in the brand new World Trade Center Utrecht Central, next to Utrecht Central Railway Station in the lively business heart of Utrecht.

To apply
Please send your CV and cover letter, stating the title of the position you are applying for,