Financial Controller - French Speaking

Job Title: Financial Controller - French Speaking
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: West London, London
Salary: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Reference: 3701161_1571678140
Contact Name: Becky Kazeem
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 21, 2019 18:15

Job Description

Fluent French Speaker - Financial Controller role for an international Fashion Retailer

Your new company
I am currently recruiting a role with an International Fashion Retailer Group. They are a British private limited company, It operates two international retail clothing chains. The company has about 1400 stores in 74 countries and over 200 stores in the UK to date and they are still growing.

Your new role
A newly created position as risen in their London HQ office as they are looking for a French speaking/qualified Financial Controller to come on board to manage the France, Switzerland and Norway market. This role would require full ownership with both controllership (FrenchGAAP) and internal reporting, the role is covering all aspect of finance including - month-end, managing budgets, forecasting, reconciliation, liaising with senior stakeholders and preparing the year-end account under French GAAP . It's a 3-4 month interim role, while they recruit permanently. The role is reporting to the Head of Finance and the International Director.

What you'll need to succeed
The ideal candidate would either be an ACA/ACCA/CIMA or an equivalent qualification with relevant industry experience, ideally within a fast-pace environment with internal re-structure. Also have experience with French GAAP and must be fluent speaker in French.

What you'll get in return
My client are looking to pay the market rate of £350 - £450 per day, also an opportunity to work in a fun dynamic team while managing a junior level team.

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