Exciting opportunity for a French speaking Assistant Accountant to further their development and career with a $9 Billion global leader
GL Assistant Accountant – French Speaker
Thornbury, Leeds / Bradford border, BD3
Competitive Salary + Full Benefits Package + Study Support
Who We Are:
We are a leading $9 billion global product supplier spanning chemicals, pharmaceuticals, food ingredients and cosmetics serving more than 80,000 customers across 100 countries.
The French Speaking GL Assistant Accountant Opportunity:
We currently have an exciting opportunity for a French speaking Assistant Accountant to join the Finance Shared Services (FSS) to further their development and career. Reporting to the GL Team Lead and responsible for a specific entity as well as working across the wider GL team, this role will perform the activities required to ensure a timely and accurate period-end, maintain the integrity of the balance sheet, processing of journal entries, and other ad hoc duties.
+ Balance sheet reconciliations
+ Month end close processes
+ Involvement in project work
+ Journal processing
+ SOX and internal control
+ Other ad-hoc duties
What we are looking for:
The successful applicant will be a French speaker and have either started, or be looking to start their professional accountancy qualification (CIMA/ACCA) and the role will offer study support. You must be well organised and comfortable working in a fast paced environment, with the ability to work independently, whilst collaborating with other members of the GL team when required. Enthusiasm and a proactive attitude are essential. Experience of SAP is preferred.
The role will provide a broad range of experience and is an excellent opportunity for a motivated, ambitious individual, looking to develop their career in finance and become a fully qualified accountant.
What we offer in return:
+ 33 days holiday
+ Holiday buy and sell scheme
+ Discretionary bonus scheme
+ Generous pension scheme
+ Death in service benefits
+ Discounted private healthcare
+ Discounts with 1,000+ retailers
+ Employee assistance programme
+ Employee share plan options
+ Cycle to work scheme
+ Learning & development programmes
+ Career progression opportunities
+ Free onsite parking
It's an exciting time to join the team. We are a great team of people, a great place to work and offer all the benefits you’d expect from the world leader at what we do. Come and join us in a business with a global focus where your quality can make a real difference!
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