German Accounting Specialist

Recruiter
Parkside Recruitment - Uxbridge Finance
Location
West London
Salary
£40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted
14 Feb 2017
Closes
14 Mar 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

A leading Corporate Company based in West London are currently recruiting for a German Acounting Specialist on a contractual basis. You must be FLUENT in German written and verbal in order to apply for this role.

The Accounting specialist will be responsible for supporting the record to report process within the Europe region. Some of your key responsibilities will include:

  • Monitor and manage performance for the regional team to ensure that it meets all its financial targets and business objectives
  • Work across all processes to ensure SLAs and business objectives for the country region are met
  • Maintain IFRS and fiscal chart of accounts
  • Review & authorise journals
  • Manage and co-ordinate period end activities
  • Ensure statutory accounts are produced and requirements are met according to SLAs
  • Provide technical financial advice and expertise across the processes to ensure that all financial activities affecting the country comply with local GAAP and our clients practice
  • Deliver high levels of customer service in accordance with SLAs and team target
  • Timely response to customer queries
  • Proactive in meeting customer needs and requirements

Essential Experience

  • Experience of producing period end accounts and meeting statutory requirements
  • Relevant professional qualification (e.g. Qualified or part-qualified accountant) desirable
  • Experience of working in an European multicultural environment
  • Fluent in English, written and verbal
  • Fluent in German
  • Understanding of IFRS
  • Knowledge of accounting practices and the regulatory environment for areas of responsibility
  • Experience of producing consolidation schedules/experience of working in subsidiary of multinationals

If this role is of interest please apply online or contact Debbie Webb or Jigna Mannell-Patel directly if previously registered with Parkside Recruitment on: 01895 202 360 / 01895 255 007 or email or jigna.mannell-/

Parkside Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. Parkside Recruitment is an Equal Opportunities Employer.