French GL Accountant

Role Description

Our client, a leading multinational pharmaceutical company, has an exciting opportunity for a French-speaking General Ledger Accountant to join their shared service division in their Dublin City site.

Some of the Responsibilities: 

  • All financial submissions associated with the entity / entities
  • Detailed analytical review of data
  • Answering queries/ analytical requests from Pfizer’s Head Office, the local Market or other groups outside GFS e.g. Global Tax, Global Operations
  • Accounting issues and tasks that arise from the monthly reporting
  • Performance of GL reconciliations; review of reconciliations prepared by other parties.

 

The ideal candidate:

  • Is a fully qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA, etc.)
  • Speaks fluent French
  • Knowledge of and experience with statutory accounting and/or corporate accounting (preferred but not esstential)
  • Knowledge of US-GAAP and local GAAP (preferred)
  • Experience in dealing with external auditors and overseeing the audit process.
  • Strong accounting, interpersonal, analytical thinking, and organisational skills.

 

What We Offer:

  • An 11 Month contract initially.
  • Annual salary: €50,000-€52,000
  • A healthy work-life balance. Working hours are from 08:30 – 17:00, and on Friday’s you leave early at 16:00!
  • an onsite gym
  • canteen and barista.

If you are interested in applying or want to learn more about this role, please email your CV to shauna.mcbride@cpl.ie. Candidates must have an EU passport or Stamp 4 visa to be considered. 

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