German Speaking Management Accountant

09 May 2017
08 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

German Speaking - Management Accountant Watford £30,000 - £40,000

A fantastic opportunity for a fluent German speaker ideally at least part qualified (ACCA or CIMA) to work as a Management Accountant in this Watford based business. Offering and excellent benefits package this business is seeking someone with fluent German language skills to join a well established and stable team.

The role as German Management Accountant will include:

Daily accounting of the German subsidiary including AR, AP and bank transactions

Approving new customers, following credit control SOP and credit insurance policy requirements. Managing customer account queries.

Supporting the sales team

Releasing accounts, customer reconciliations, customer statements, allocating cash (as cover for credit control), collecting cash through DD.

Entering AP invoices and expenses following SOP. Preparation of payment runs.

Accounting for and controlling returned stock through service process.

Month-end closing, accruals, prepayments, fixed assets, payroll, stock reconciliations, etc

German VAT return

Supporting German subsidiary with all finance related contract issues

Liaising with accountants in Germany for compliance, payroll and tax.

Dealing with UK audit of German subsidiary

As well as being fluent in German you will ideally be a proactive studier (part qualified in either ACCA or CIMA), have held similar positions and be a results driven individual. The role will include travel to German and this is likely to be once a quarter.