Senior EMEA Accountant, Must speak Spanish, South of France (Toulouse) Leading multinational

Senior EMEA Accountant South of France, Toulouse (Spanish Speaking)


Do you want to work for a leading, growing, cutting edge company helping the human race through the use of medical science?

Our client offers a great working environment in a fantastic region of the South of France. They have a diverse and international work force.


Job Purpose

Working on the Spanish Entity and other assigned EU entities – Support the Senior Accounting Manager with:

  • Month End, Quarter End and Year End tasks for one or more specific entities
  • Support US GAAP reporting and SOX compliance
  • Support the monthly close in accordance with US GAAP
  • Ensuring proper maintenance of statutory financials.
  • Help with continuous process Improvement
  • Journal Entries preparation
  • Reconciliations of accounts
  • Prepare flux analysis and comment on variances
  • Support the external audit provider with the preparation of Statutory Accounts
  • Handling Internal (SOX) and External Audits
  • Responsible for grant accounting
  • Handling payroll booking

Support global projects including:

  1. Implementation of Cash pooling implementation
  2. Procurement platform deployment
  3. Contract Management processes
  4. US GAAP revenue recognition
  5. Pan-European VAT compliance


Candidate profile:

  • Accounting finance / economics graduate
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in accounting
  • Audit firm experience a plus
  • Fluent in English and Spanish
  • SAP experience a plus
  • Microsoft Excel advanced user a plus
  • Knowledge of US GAAP is a plus
  • Accuracy – Attention to Detail
  • Teamwork – Good communication skills
  • Ability to work in a diverse International environment


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