Financial Controller - French | 65k

Job description

Financial Controller - French | 65k

My client, a US multinational based in Dublin City Centre are recruiting for a Financial Controller who has exposure to French GAAP. Ideal candidates will have 3+ years in a multinational and have French GAAP experience.

Key Responsibilities

  • Oversee the day to day accounting for the French subsidiary, which is currently in French GAAP, managing a team of three.
  • Monitor a complex billing and revenue accounting environment to ensure all billing is issued timely and revenue is recognised appropriately.
  • Supervise the record to report process ensuring timely and accurate monthly accounts.
  • Provide a monthly reporting pack with flux analysis to allow the consolidation of the French company in the corporate ERP system.
  • Ensure that all Balance Sheet accounts are reconciled on a monthly basis and provide monthly support for the reconciliations for SOX purposes.
  • Manage the annual French GAAP audit
  • Manage French tax issues in conjunction with group tax function
  • Work with the French sales team to support their sales effort
  • Work with the French leadership team to support the continued development of the business

Key Requirements

  • Qualified accountant
  • In depth French GAAP experience
  • Knowledge of US GAAP and experience in a US GAAP reporting multinational
  • Excellent people management skills
  • Experience of process improvement and automation
  • Proficient in both English and French

Send your cv to Graham in the Accountancy & Finance team in Sigmar Recruitment directly or give me a call on 01 4744642 for a confidential conversation regarding this role.

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