German Speaking Management Accountant

Robert Walters
Hemel Hempstead
14 May 2017
13 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

A fantastic opportunity for a German speaking candidate to join a small, friendly and supportive team. This is an opportunity for a Management Accountant who is FLUENT in GERMAN.. This is a German Speaking Management Accountant role which would suit a candidate with 2-3 years experience within finance, based in Hemel Hempstead.

Key Responsibilitiesof the German Speaking Management Accountant role:

  • Reporting to the Senior Management Accountant, then CFO.
  • Responsible for the 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)
  • 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
  • Some travel to Germany, approximately once a quarter
  • Assisting Senior management Accountant and other members of the finance team with ad hoc tasks

The Successful Candidate will:

  • Must be fluent in German, preferably first language
  • Part-Qualified accountant
  • Strong spreadsheet skills
  • Previous experience in a similar position
  • High energy and drive for results
  • Good communicator, team player
  • Must have flexible working attitude

The successful candidate will have proven experience as a Management Accountant and ideally will be part qualified ACCA or CIMA.

An excellent opportunity for a dynamic individual to join an international company in an exciting time of growth. If this is the role for you then apply now, or send your CV to