German speaking Accounting Assistant

  • Job Reference: 00000474-1
  • Date Posted: 4 January 2021
  • Recruiter: The Language Business
  • Location: London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Accountancy, Admin, Secretarial & PA, Customer Service, Banking & Financial Services
  • Language(s): German
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Lisa Grimes
  • Email: lgrimes@languagebusiness.co.uk
  • Telephone: 02085037766

Job Description

GERMAN SPEAKING ACCOUNTING ADMINISTRATOR

LANGUAGES
Fluency in German is essential

LOCATION 
Central London

COMPANY BACKGROUND
This is a fantastic opportunity to join a world class, international and highly successful outsourced accountancy/financial services practice in Central London with excellent salary and benefits.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

Working with a varied portfolio of clients across different sectors, your main responsibility as a German speaking Accounting Administrator will be to assist in the preparation and collation of financial information for a portfolio of German speaking clients.

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

This exciting and rewarding role will include significant interaction with clients and other team members as well as liaison with management accountants.

CANDIDATE PROFILE

  • Fluency in German is essential
  • Experience in a similar finance or accounts role is essential, e.g. purchase ledger, invoicing, VAT, expenses etc
  • Accountancy qualification is desirable but not essential (eg AAT/CIMA/ATT)
  • UK VAT experience preferred

SALARY

Very competitive salary, negotiable depending on experience plus fantastic benefits including the following:

  • 25 days annual leave + bank holidays
  • Flexible hours of work
  • Excellent contributory stakeholder pension scheme
  • Life assurance (x4 pensionable salary)
  • Extensive learning and development opportunities
  • Career coaching scheme
  • Childcare voucher scheme

This is an excellent opportunity to join a truly world class, international, fast growing accountancy outsourced practice with excellent personal coaching available to help you with career progression opportunities, potentially to manager level

RECRUITER CONTACT - LISA GRIMES