Financial Accountant - German speaking

Recruiter
Wade Macdonald
Location
United Kingdom
Salary
40000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
15 May 2017
Closes
25 May 2017
Category
Accounting
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Reporting to the Financial Accounting Manager, the Financial Accountant will be responsible for the general ledger accounting for the shared service entity. Your responsibilities will also include maintaining internal controls ensuring entries are made in accordance with US GAAP. Specific responsibilities include:* Financial accounting * Responsible for the Fixed Asset cycle using the fixed asset SAP module* Month-end closing process* Balance sheet reviews* Payroll and preparation of appropriate reconciliations and general ledger entries* Review and preparation of accurate submission of monthly and quarterly VAT returns* Preparation of statutory accounts, ensuring all are prepared in accordance with local country GAAP* Liaising with external auditors to complete interim and year-end auditsIn order to be successful in this role, you will be fluent in English and German and a qualified accountant either ACA, ACCA or CIMA. You will have experience in financial accounting and preparation of statutory accounts. Experience in using SAP, particularly the Fixed Assets module is mandatory. Applications are encouraged from all candidates meeting or exceeding the minimum criteria for the role regardless of age, disability, gender, orientation, race, religion or ethnicity.