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Finance Assistant (French market)

Job Title: Finance Assistant (French market)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cork
REF: 89282
Job Published: 12 months ago

Job Description

Contact: Jenny Dore
Telephone: 021 2066287

Finance Assistant for the French Market

Our client, a pharmaceutical company in Cork are currently looking to recruit a financial accountant with French for their site.

What will I be doing
  • Ensure Compliance to our Sox and Business Control environment
  • Monitor and Review iNext Operations across EMEA on a daily basis
  • Develop an expert level of technical and business knowledge of Concur system
  • Respond to and address all Tier 1 iNext queries from customers
  • Post Pay Audit analysis and reporting
  • Credit Card Administration
  • Review and update process flows and SOPs as required
  • In depth knowledge of financial policies and procedures
  • Prepare & action monthly iNext metrics
  • Liaise with affiliates re local travel policies and receipt retention
  • Initiate and deliver on proposals to management for process improvement solutions
  • Raise technical issues to appropriate IT teams and monitor same.

What do I need
  • Accounting/Finance degree
  • Part Qualified Chartered accountant or equivalent
  • Native language capabilities in French
  • Strong finance experience with audit focus
  • Strong experience in 3rd party relationship building & monitoring
  • Strong working knowledge of a Sox environment and related controls
  • Demonstrate strong interpersonal, written and oral communication skills
  • Advanced proficiency in using Microsoft Office software
  • Multi-task and prioritize responsibilities
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Excellent relationship skills as will deal with various levels of personnel within the financial organization, Affiliate organization, third party service providers, and external auditors.
  • Knowledgeable of SAP detailed transactions as required for job
  • 2 years SSC - Financial experience
  • GAAP / IFRS accounting standards knowledge
  • Ability to influence at all levels without direct authority
  • Presentation and training skills
  • Identify process improvement opportunities and experience with lean and Six Sigma

For further information on this Accounting position, France role in Cork please contact Jenny Dore on 021 2066287 /

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