European Accountant

Job details

Posted Tuesday 02 July 2024
Salary £50,000 - £55,000
Job type Permanent
Reference 3361
Recruiter Name Phil Beresford

About the Client:
Our client is a leading international company specialising in the design, manufacturing, and servicing of technical equipment. They are known for their strong market presence, dedication to core values, and collaborative work culture. The company provides a stimulating environment with excellent opportunities for personal and career growth.

About the Job:
This role entails comprehensive financial reporting responsibilities for a specific European entity and supporting the European Finance Manager with various financial activities across other entities. The position is based at the European headquarters in High Wycombe.

Duties will include:

  • Preparing and analysing monthly management accounts and financial reports.
  • Conducting detailed reviews of departmental expenses.
  • Managing month-end accrual and prepayment entries.
  • Overseeing payroll entries and taxes in coordination with external partners.
  • Handling internal and external audits.
  • Managing fixed assets and capital expenditure approvals.
  • Ensuring compliance with local statutory and tax reporting requirements.
  • Assisting the Assistant Accountant with various accounting tasks and financial queries.

About the Successful Applicant:
The ideal candidate will have a relevant finance qualification and be fluent in both English and French. They should have strong accounting experience, excellent communication skills, and a keen eye for detail. Proficiency in Excel and data analysis is essential, along with the ability to thrive in a collaborative environment.

What You Will Receive in Return:
You will become part of a dynamic and supportive team within a global organisation that prioritises personal and professional development. The role offers a competitive salary, opportunities for career advancement, and a positive work environment focused on core values and teamwork.