European Financial Analyst/Accountant (German Speaking)

Location: London,

Type: Full Time

Company overview:

Do you share a passion for digital, love to learn and, aspire to work for a growing, top performing digital agency?

Founded in 1972, DAC Group is a full-service digital marketing and technology agency that specializes in best-in-class lead generation programs. With operations across the US, Canada, the UK and Europe, DAC Group is the largest privately-owned digital marketing agency in North America and fast growing in Europe.

Position Accountabilities:

  1. Transactional Accounting, Monthly Bookkeeping – German entity
  • Complete all GL transactions required to ensure monthly reports are processed accurately and in a timely manner.
  • Assist in investigation of variances against budget and prior year numbers.
  • Prepare and file local sales tax and compliance returns on a timely basis if required
  • Assist Controller with monthly sales analysis
  • Assist in coordination of accounts payable invoice payments and approvals  
  • Assist in invoicing and accounts receivable collections
  • Complete required bookkeeping and prepare all documentation and working paper schedules to facilitate completion of month end and year-end review
  1. Reconciliations and Analyses – Germany, France, UK, Spain
  • Assist in the completion and maintenance of all account reconciliations necessary to support DAC’s financial records and reports.
  • GL account analysis
  • Balance sheet reconciliations
  1. Year End Processes – Germany, France, UK, Spain
  • Assist Controller with year-end tax and compliance filings
  • Complete required bookkeeping and prepare all documentation and working paper schedules to facilitate completion of year-end review by Auditors.
  • Work with and assist Controller and Accounting Manager and Auditors in completion of the audit in a timely manner
  1. Ad-hoc reporting and financial analysis
  • Assist Controller with any ad-hoc financial requests – Germany, France, UK, Spain

Position Requirements:

  • Fluent in German and English is required
  • Fluent in either French or Spanish is highly desirable
  • Post-secondary degree or diploma in Accounting
  • Minimum 3 year of accounting/finance experience
  • Experience with German financial reporting, taxes and regulatory compliance is required
  • Experience with Spanish, UK, France financial reporting, taxes and regulatory compliance is highly desirable
  • Experience with the full cycle of accounting, and financial analysis
  • Strong time management skills with experience/exposure to managing tight deadlines
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, both written and oral
  • Intermediate to advanced Excel skills
  • Experience in Great Plains Dynamic is an asset
  • Team player with a positive attitude
  • Results oriented

Why Work for Us?

  • A career-defining opportunity to shape the future – yours and ours – at a well-established and fast-growing digital performance marketing agency
  • A great working environment in our city centre office location
  • A lovely and friendly bunch of smart people to work with and learn from
  • You will receive the support and training needed to help you achieve your career goals
  • Regular reviews to ensure you’re on the right path to achieve progression
  • Competitive salary and benefits including private healthcare, pension and cycle to work scheme

 

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