Financial Controller

Job description

Our client in IT sector is looking for a Financial Controller for their French entity.


  • Managing day to day accounting for French subsidiary, French GAAP.
  • Monitor a complex billing and revenue accounting environment to ensure all billing is issued timely and revenue is recognised appropriately.
  • Managing Accounts receivable and collections.
  • Take overall responsibility for ensuring that payroll costs are accurate and properly accounted for.
  • 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 and French tax issues in conjunction with group tax function.
  • Work with the French leadership team to support the continued development of the business.


  • French qualified accountant with French GAAP experience
  • Experience in a Financial Controller position with end to end management of the accounting function of a French company
  • Knowledge of US GAAP and experience in a US GAAP reporting multinational
  • Excellent people management skills
  • Experience of managing change
  • Experience of process improvement and automation
  • Proficient in both English and French
  • Possess strong written and verbal communication skills

If you are interested in having a confidential conversation to discuss the role please contact Justyna Pinkowska on 01 474 4646 or email your CV to 

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