French Speaking Accounts Payable
French Accounts Payable Clerk
Hays are pleased to be working in partnership with Univar, who are a global product distributor of chemicals, speciality consumables, pharmaceuticals, food ingredients and cosmetics, and serve more than 80,000 customers across 100 countries. I am recruiting on their behalf, for a French speaking Accounts Payable clerk at their Head Office on the outskirts of Bradford and Leeds.
Your new role
You will be responsible for weekly payment runs, bank lines for foreign payments, inputting and approving between 100 - 300 invoices on a daily basis, logging any invoice queries, reconciling supplier statements, updating supplier information, reconciling large accounts with high values, and requesting proof of payments and proof of deliveries. You will be working within the French Accounts Payable team, communicating in French.
What you'll need to succeed
It is essential that you can speak fluent French, and communicate in a business environment. Experience within purchase ledger or finance is desirable, however a fluent French speaker with good office administration skills will be considered. You must be able to work in an organised manner, and have a flexible and positive attitude.
What you'll get in return
Univar are proud to offer a generous and varied benefits package to all employees. In addition to a minimum of 25 days holiday, the company offers a generous pension scheme with maximum contribution rates of 4% employee and 8% employer. They also offer life assurance and once a year, open the 'flex' window to allow you to buy or sell holiday and vary your pension contributions should you wish to do so. Working hours are 8-4pm Monday - Friday. The salary is negotiable depending on your experience.
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