EU Accountant

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
30000.00 GBP Annual
18 Mar 2017
21 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
EU Accountant (German,Spanish,Italian,Danish,Dutch)-Gloucester- GBP30,000-GBP35,000 per annum - Hays Accountancy Your new company My leading and growing Global Technology Client that serves Fortune 1000 companies and other clients in a variety of industries are seeking a part-qualified/qualified EU Accountant (German, Spanish, Italian, Danish or Dutch) to join a fast-paced Finance Function in Gloucester. Reporting to the EU Accounting Manager you will be accountable for supporting the numerous European entities of the Group, in a varied finance role that will offer development and progression within the organisation.Your new role Your key duties will include assisting with the preparation of month-end management accounts under US GAAPs and annual statutory financial statements under local GAAPs. Balance sheet reconciliations for the assigned entities, preparation of VAT and Corporate tax returns, cash flow forecasts, preparation of weekly projections along with recommending reporting improvements and ad-hoc duties for the EU Accounting Manager. You will be expected to be updated with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) for relevant EU entities. What you'll need to succeed For this exciting and progressive EU Accountant role you must have experience within a similar finance role with knowledge of EU accounting principles and practical working knowledge of US GAAP. You must be CIMA/ACCA/ACA part-qualified or newly qualified and have experience of working compliantly with SOX. Advanced Excel knowledge is required with European language skills (German, Spanish, Italian, Danish or Dutch) and a dynamic analytical working approach. It would be advantageous if you have knowledge of IFRS and have worked within a Global Technology business previously. What you'll get in returnThis fast-paced EU Accountant role is offering a permanent salary of GBP30,000 - GBP35,000 per annum with competitive benefits including company pension, life insurance, health insurance, performance bonus and generous holiday allowance. This is a great accounting opportunity where you can really progress within a fast-paced and dynamic finance function for a leading global business. What you need to do now If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now. If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career. Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers. By applying for this job you accept the T&C's, Privacy Policy and Disclaimers which can be found at