European Accountant: French and/or Belgian

England, London, City of London
£35000 - £45000 per annum
12 Oct 2016
19 Oct 2016
Emma Cumming
Job Title
Contract Type
Full Time

My client, a global consultancy firm based in the City of London, is looking for an all rounded French speaking accountant with experience in either French or Belgian companies.

  • In charge of the management accounting of the Belgian, French and Luxembourg companies of the group (total of 6 companies)
  • Managing the Junior Assistant accountant
  • Ensure high quality of information is provided to management
  • Ensure numbers provided are free from error and misstatement
  • Undertake journal procedures and ensure reconciliations policy is adhered to
  • Undertake the payroll journals process (data provided by the Internal Payroll department)
  • In charge of the month end process (journals, reconciliations)
  • Provide high quality balance sheet reconciliations for review by your Senior accountant
  • Provide analysis of the monthly management accounts
  • Assist the Senior accountant in undertaking variance analysis on the income statement and balance sheet
  • Liaise with the Senior accountant to resolve queries raised by the Decision support team or senior management
  • Undertake multi- currency reconciliations

The suitable candidate must have;
- Newly qualified or finalist
- Experience of posting entries and preparing month end closure
- Fluent French
- Understanding of the French and/or Belgian legislation