French Speaking Finance Manager | Food Industry | London


French Speaking Finance Manager | Food Industry | London

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    ASAP (2 months max)
  • Salary
    £30000 — £40000
    Per annum + 10% bonus + medical insurance
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    French Speaking Finance Manager | Scaling Food Business | London

    Harmonic are delighted to be working with a scaling Food business on the hire of a Finance Manager, who will be working closely with a brilliant Finance Director. This is an excellent opportunity to join the fast-growth business and add tonnes of value in the finance function where you will have a lot of autonomy.

    The business has grown incredibly quickly over the last few years and in a short period of time and have built the brand reputation both here in the UK and internationally as pioneers for quality products and ingredients.

    This role will suit someone who is driven and will thrive in a fast-paced environment who is motivated to learn and be involved across the P&L. The company are incredibly passionate about what they do and have a culture which is fun and collaborative - working collectively to scaling the company and focusing on training and progressing their staff.

    Reporting into the Finance Director and managing an Accounts assistant you will be an integral part in overseeing the accounts for the business.

    The Role

    * Management of the monthly accounting process including AP / AR / Budgets and cost controlling
    * Providing KPI and financial reporting and providing commentary to senior leadership
    * Responsible for monthly management accounts including balance reconciliations
    * Maintain monthly budgeting and forecasting
    * Support other areas of the business with budgeting and analysis
    * Ownership of analysis to support businesses decisions
    * Prepare VAT returns
    * Systems improvements in relation to the accounting software and any migrations or improvements to ERP and integration into finance
    * Business partnering with Supply Chain for stock accounting and stock reports and stock reconciliations
    * Business partner with sales teams on reports and models
    * Report on transfer pricing
    * Support junior colleagues with ledger responsibilities where required
    * Support the Finance Director with the annual audit process and further reporting

    Required Experience

    * French speaking to proficient business level
    * Experience in a hands-on management accountant role
    * Multicurrency experience (Euros)
    * Desire to work in a fast growth business and have lots of autonomy
    * Enthusiastic, highly motivated and ambitious
    * Super personable!
    * ACA, CIMA or ACCA finalist or PQ

    Offered Package

    Up to £40,000 + 10% discretionary bonus + Medical Insurance

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