Part Qualified R2R German Financial Accountant £32K, Newcastle

Origin Multilingual
Newcastle Upon Tyne
£27000 - £32000 per annum, Benefits 15% Annual Bonus + Corporate Benef
12 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
German R2R Financial Accountant, Up to £32,000 + Benefits, Newcastle, UK


Our client is a leading Technology company, providing software and analytical tools to clients around the world. Due to expansion, an exciting opportunity has arisen for a German speaking R2R Financial Accountant to work in their Finance Shared Service Centre.

This role is a fantastic opportunity for someone looking to combine their language skills and finance skills within an established firm.

The successful candidate will be responsible for processing of operational accounting to support accurate and timely period close and reporting.

Job Description

The role offers the opportunity to work as a German Speaking Record to Report Financial Accountant at a FTSE 100 company. The position will require the successful candidate to work closely within the R2R team.

Key responsibilities will include:
  • Accurate and prompt posting of GL journal entries and period close activities
  • Fixed asset accounting
  • VAT returns processing
  • Balance sheet cash and bank reconciliations
  • Production of financial reports
  • Inventory accounting
  • Production of cash management accounting transactions and reports
  • Input operating rolling forecast
  • Keeping in line with all regulatory compliance inc. Accounting standards and tax legislation
  • Contributing to reporting, understands and action plans around team KPIs and process controls.
  • Inputting to work documentation, standardised, modified in a controlled manner, waste eliminated and the value stream map for the area updated.
  • Supporting other R2R financial accountants when required
  • Updating R2R manager with process issues
Highlights of the role include:
  • Career & Job satisfaction working in a dynamic Multilingual environment
  • Courses and training are available and are supported by our client
  • The opportunity to work on a number of different projects within the team
  • A chance to work in a multi-cultural environment
Job Requirements & Qualifications

The successful candidate is likely to possess the following attributes:
  • Fluent in German and English, spoken and written
  • Finance Related Degree
  • AAT or Equivalent
  • Experience in Operational Accounting and Reporting
  • ERP Experience
  • Excellent organisation and planning skills.
  • Ability and flexibility to adapt within working environment.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • ACCA. ACA or CIMA or recognised accounting qualifications
If the position is of interest please contact Jade to discuss the position further.

Origin Multilingual

0203 800 0577

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