German speaking Accounts Assistant

  • Job Reference: 00000220-1
  • Date Posted: 29 January 2019
  • Recruiter: The Language Business
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £25,000 to £28,000
  • Sector: Accountancy, Admin, Secretarial & PA
  • Language(s): German
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Lisa Grimes
  • Email: lgrimes@languagebusiness.co.uk

Job Description

German speaking Accounts Assistant - 12 MONTH FTC

£25,000 - £28,000 pa depending on experience plus great benefits including overtime and study support!

Fantastic opportunity for a German speaking Accounts Assistant to join a world class, international and highly successful accountancy practice in London

LANGUAGES
Fluency in English and German is essential

LOCATION
Central London

COMPANY BACKGROUND
Our client is a leading and highly successful accountancy firm based in Central London with a great working environment and offering excellent career opportunities.

ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES
Due to continued and fast growing expansion, they are looking to recruit a German speaking Accounts Assistant for an initial 12 month FTC.

As a German speaking Accounts Assistant, your main responsibility will be to assist in the preparation and collation of the preparation of financial information for your own portfolio of German speaking clients.

Job responsibilities will include:

  • Managing purchase ledger and sales ledger activities
  • Coding and processing invoices
  • Working out VAT payments
  • Processing payroll
  • Making payments
  • Dealing with expenses
  • Checking and reconciling supplier statements

CANDIDATE SPECIFICATION

  • Fluency in German is essential
  • Experience in a similar finance or accounts role is essential, e.g. purchase ledger, invoicing, VAT, expenses etc
  • UK VAT experience is preferred

SALARY
Up to c. £26,000-£28,000 pa per annum depending on experience plus fantastic benefits including the following:

  • Study support (ACCA or CIMA)
  • Paid overtime (paid at time and a half)
  • 25 days annual leave
  • Flexible holiday where you can buy or sell up to 5 days annual leave per annum
  • Excellent contributory stakeholder pension scheme
  • Life assurance
  • Season ticket loan up to £6,000

and other great benefits!

This is an excellent opportunity to join a truly world class, international, fast growing accountancy practice with excellent career progression opportunities.

To apply or to find out more, please email your CV to us or contact Lisa Grimes