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Senior Accounts Receivable - French speaking

  • City of London
  • Retail
  • Permanent
  • Added


Senior Accounts Receivable - French speaking - £30-35k plus bonus & benefits

My client, an on-line retailer based in Central London is looking to recruit a French speaking Senior Accounts Receivable for their head office. As a member of the Finance Team, you will work in a fast-paced, international environment and gain broad experience in global finance management. The successful candidate will be responsible for overseeing AR leads in USA, Japan and China as well as directly managing European Accounts Receivable. In addition, you will be working closely with both internal and external sales reps and managing customer accounts.

Key responsibilities:

  • Overseeing AR leads in the USA, Japan and China
  • Assisting the team with queries and providing support
  • Global credit control, liaising with customers to ensure sales invoices are paid in a timely manner
  • Daily and weekly updates of accounts receivable reports, keeping the Financial Controller informed of status of expected income and overdue balances
  • Managing customer accounts and invoicing queries
  • Managing and maintaining bank reconciliations
  • Manage ad-hoc requests from the Sales Team and attending weekly global sales call to give accounts receivable updates

Key skills:

  • AAT qualified/part qualified or equivalent
  • Fluent in English and French mandatory
  • Experience in Accounts Receivable in a corporate environment
  • Confident speaking with customers and having difficult conversations
  • Comfortable using new technologies & software
  • Understanding of double entry and general finance terms
  • Intermediate to Advanced Excel skills
  • Excellent communication, oral and written, and customer service skills required
  • Self-directed and hands-on, able to work with minimal supervision while also being very team oriented
  • Superb attention to detail and time management
  • Meets deadlines, prioritizes assignment, and multi-tasks in a fast-paced environment
  • Process driven and forward thinking

Broadstone Resourcing Ltd acts as an Employment Agency and an Employment Business and all appointments will be made on merit alone.

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