French Speaking Accountant

Location: South Yorkshire
Salary: £30,000 pa
Reference: LT \ BBBH14376
Type: Contract
Sector: Accountancy Support, Accountancy & Finance
Deadline: 23/07/2021

The company

A global business based in Sheffield are seeking to appoint a French speaking Accountant on a 12 month contract to cover maternity cover. The company have had record breaking months and predict to continue to grow with an aim to double in size within 5 years. We would be looking for someone who is immediately available or with a short notice period.

The job

This role with be supporting the finance manager in Sheffield and in France to help them with preparing the monthly and annual financial information, including management accounts and other financial reports. With 4 subsidiaries all over the world you would be responsible to help support when needed.

  • Analysing the reporting systems across the different subsidiaries
  • Supporting the Finance Manager in production of monthly Management Accounts for the UK and Finance Pack.
  • Preparation of month end journals including accruals and prepayments.
  • Maintenance of the Fixed Asset Register.
  • Assist in production of monthly Sales Reports.
  • Assist the Group Accountant in the preparation of rebate accruals.
  • Working alongside of the finance manager with the year-end reporting and the annual audit.
  • Assisting in the preparation of annual budgets and quarterly reforecasts
  • Undertake stock reconciliations and prepare monthly stock reports.
  • Involvement in the ordering process for spare parts.
  • Input of supplier invoices onto the system
  • Assistance in the management of control accounts.
  • Monitor and agree energy and utility contracts with suppliers.
  • Undertake Bank Reconciliations and other Bank-related tasks, including setting up and making payments.
  • Raise Purchase Orders.

The person

  • 3-5 years of relevant Accounting experience
  • Part qualified ACCA or CIMA
  • Experience in SAP
  • Fluent in French
  • Experience in month end
  • Very strong Excel and analytical skills required

The benefits

  • Competitive salary
  • Flexible working environment/home working
  • Generous Pension, Corporate Benefits, Parking
  • Westfield Health membership
  • Profit share


Leighton Thomas
Recruitment Consultant
Brewster Partners Recruitment Group


To apply for this job, please send your CV to the email above or to quoting "Vacancy: French Speaking Accountant, Reference: LT \ BBBH14376". Thank you for your interest.