French-Speaking Finance Assistant

Hays A&F
England, London
£28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
13 Jun 2019
11 Jul 2019
Madeleine Edwards
Contract Type
Level of qualification
Part qualified

French-Speaking Finance Assistant - £30,000 - Luxury Retail - Oxford Circus

Your new company
This role will be working within a luxury retail company based a 10 minute walk from Oxford Circus station. This role will working within a team of 6 in finance in open-plan and lively offices.

Your new role
This company is looking for a french-speaking Finance Assistant to join their team of 7 in finance. Candidates who apply for the role must be fluent in French, you will not be considered otherwise.This role will be reporting to the Financial Controller and the key duties include:

  • Review and verify invoices, credit notes and payment requests
  • Sort, code, enter and match invoices
  • research and resolve invoice discrepancies and issues
  • Authorising invoices
  • Prepare payment requests
  • Set invoices up for payment on banking systems
  • Reconcile supplier statements
  • Monitor accounts to ensure payments are up to date
  • Assisting with the monthly management accounts package
  • Create payment forecasts
  • Cashflow forecasts
  • Develop accounts payable procedures, processes and controls

What you'll need to succeed
To succeed in this role you must have previous experience working within a high volume Finance Assistant role and MUST be fluent in French. Ideally candidates will have previous experience using an ERP system, such as SAP. Candidates who are bright and out-going will fit within this lively team.

What you'll get in return
In return you will get 25 days holiday a 3% pension scheme and life insurance. As a member of this luxury retail company you will get great staff discounts on the clothing within the company and vouchers towards travel, shopping and gym membership. This is an exciting opportunity and not one to miss!

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