French GAAP Expert – Leading Multinational – Berlin, Germany

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Competitive Salary Package
Europe Germany
Employment Type
Full Time
Job Number
Line of Business
Accounting & Finance
Paul Jarrett

Our Client is a leading multinational based in Berlin.  Due to the growth of the headquarters, we are currently seeking a French GAAP Expert to join the Group Finance function based in Berlin.

French GAAP Expert Job Responsibilities:

  • Ensures correct use of accounting principles and compliance with group procedures,
  • Checks and approves French GAAP and IFRS statements,
  • Maintains close working relationships with finance leaders locally, business partners and transaction centres to maintain and implement accounting requirements,
  • Co-ordinates financial closing processes,
  • Supervises closing timetables and manages internal controls for business subsidiaries.


  • A controlling or financial auditing background with significant experience in French GAAP as well as IFRS and an understanding of the nuances of technical accounting & reporting,
  • 5 – 8 years of experience within an international audit or an accounting group,
  • University degree in finance or similar.  Professional qualifications such as CPA or ACCA are preferred,
  • Excellent analytical, critical thinking, communication, and interpersonal skills,
  • Must have proven French GAAP and IFRS experience.

If you are interested in this position, please send a copy of your up-to-date CV to Paul Jarrett at