French Speaking Financial Accountant

  • Location:

    Manchester, Greater Manchester

  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Victoria Howard

  • Contact email:

    victoria.howard@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/545269

  • Published:

    12 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-01-02

  • Startdate:

    03/12/2019

French speaking Financial Accountant - Manchester - £28,000 - £35,000 + Excellent Benefits Package - Permanent

Search Accountancy are working on a exciting opportunity to recruit for one of the world's leading Pharma/Life Science organisations. At present, they have a opportunity available for talented Financial Accountant who speaks fluent French.

The successful candidates will be studying towards a professional qualification, CIMA/ACCA and will have at least two years experience within a finance environment, preferably within a Shared Service or International organisation. It is essential your a fluent French speaker, have strong Excel skills ( to include v look ups and pivot tables) and working knowledge of SAP. Candidates who have experience of knowledge transfers/migrations will be favourable.

The French speaking Financial Accountant will be responsible for:

Fixed Assets
Managing the month end fixed asset processes, and reporting on multi-million £££ fixed asset projects - ensuring projects are correctly accounted for.

Cost Accounting
Monthly standard costing processes. Calculating actual costs and comparing to standard costs in SAP, communicating material variances to the site controllers.

Accruals/prepayments
Calculate and monitor accruals/prepayment positions and monitor aged items in the balance sheet.

Balance Sheet
Detailed review of balance sheet position, paying particular attention to classifications and aged/open items.

Intercompany accounts
Perform monthly intercompany reconciliations and investigate any discrepancies.

P&L
Responsible for various P&L postings, including, but not limited to, payroll, interest, FX.

Inventory
Ensure inventory is valued correctly in the balance sheet providing provisions for slow moving/obsolete goods.

This award winning organisation is truly innovative in what they do and there are fantastic career opportunities available.
For further information, contact Vicky Howard @ Search

Search is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age.