FINANCE MANAGER FRENCH SPEAKER

Recruiter
Guidant Group
Location
London
Salary
35000.0000
Posted
02 Feb 2017
Closes
02 Mar 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our client is a global leading company based in Hatfield (20 min from King Cross/St. Pancras).
They are looking for a Finance Manager.

Accountabilities
This position is accountable for supporting the OPEX Controller in the following:

* Responsibility for the accurate recording of all operating expenses for each of the entities.

* Ensuring month-end review and reporting supports the close process

* Journal preparation, review of processes, ad-hoc requests to review positions, month-end and year-end reporting

* Review and analysis to support the Tax Department for VAT purposes

* Ownership of the OPEX processes and results, including balance sheet reconciliations

* Ensure month end reconciliations are completed timely and accurately; reconciling items are appropriately investigated and actioned

* Liaising with Internal and External audit to resolve any issues and queries.

Business Knowledge/Educational Background

Essential:
*Fluency in French in addition to English is required for this role
*Knowledge of the general accounting processes within a large business
*Good Microsoft Excel skills (Pivot tables; Filters; formulas)
*Ability to work under own initiative
*Ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines
*Demonstrates a high level of ownership and accountability
*An inherent sense of curiosity and desire to implement process improvements
*Studying for a professional qualification (ACCA/CIMA);
*Knowledge of SAP accounting system

Contract duration: 3-6 months (possibility of temp to perm)

Guidant Group is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

Guidant Group is committed to diversity and flexibility in the workplace. If you require any reasonable adjustments to support you during the application process, please mention this at any stage.