Financial Accountant - German Speaking

Job Title: Financial Accountant - German Speaking
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: London, England
Salary: £280 - £340 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH75231
Contact Name: Edward Cardona
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 05, 2019 02:01

Job Description

German speaking Financial Accountant needed for a market leading travel business on a 12 month contract. In this position, the Financial Accountant will be responsible for a variety of accounting functions, including month end close, balance sheet recs, statutory reporting and lots more.

This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced accountant to work in a highly reputable, blue chip organisation with a fantastic working culture.

Key responsibilities include -

  • Preparation of monthly/quarterly close process from journal entries to analysis of data
  • Balance sheet and profit and loss analysis
  • Preparing for internal/external/statutory audits
  • Balance sheet reconciliations
  • Co-ordinating and controlling the intercompany related transactions and out of balances.
  • Work collaboratively with the finance team in Munich
  • Co-ordinating any new finance projects

Candidate requirements -

  • Fluent German and English language skills - verbal and written
  • Bachelor/Post graduation degree in accounting, or similar accounting education
  • Experience in dealing with audits - Internal/external/statutory etc
  • Knowledge in Oracle/Navision accounting tool is a plus

Handle actively welcomes applicants from under-represented backgrounds

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the high volume of applications we receive we are unable to respond to everyone. If you have not heard from us within 5 working days of sending your CV then you have not been shortlisted for the position you have applied for.