The Hertz Corporation Senior Financial Accountant Team Leader French Market in Dublin, Ireland


We have a fantastic opportunity for a forward thinking, proactive individual to make a real impact on the future direction of our company. The Senior Financial Accountant French speaking will be responsible for the management of the team and all migrated accounting functions, ensuring a smooth transition with a view to continuous improvement and compliance in a fast paced changing environment. To provide a first class, efficient, focused finance team ensuring accuracy and control meeting reporting deadlines in support of country requirements

This is an excellent opportunity to join a dynamic and growing business unit with genuine scope for career development and progression

Our European Service Centre office based in Swords Dublin employs approximately 900 people with over 29 different nationalities and we’re currently looking for a Senior Financial Accountant to lead the French General Accounting team of 10

What you'll do

  • General Team Management duties: coaching, development, goal-setting, performance review

  • Day-to-day financial expenditure approval in the form of A/P holds, employee expenses to ensure business costs are monitored an reviewed against agreed Business Plan

  • Responsible for the preparation of monthly management accounts and variance analysis reports in line with the in-country Accounting Manager to provide accurate Financial reporting for management information and in accordance with GAAP

  • To prepare all supporting documentation and information requests need by external auditors in the filing of the annual financial statements

  • Analysis/review of all P&L accounts as part of the month end process and as requested by management to support cost analysis and review

  • Responsible for the entire month end close including the review and posting of all journal entries, closing the Fixed Asset and Purchasing modules in Oracle in line with company driven deadlines whilst ensuring accurate reporting

  • Preparation of all monthly, quarterly and annual schedules for Park Ridge obtaining the relevant approval levels and ensuring the meet the filling deadlines as outlined on a monthly basis by the Corporate Consolidation team

  • Responsible for completion of the country local GAAP Statutory Accounts with the support of the Finance Business Partner – Statutory Reporting.

  • Principal contact for external auditors for specific country issues / queries – both local and US GAAP auditors

  • Manage relationships between countries and Centres of Expertise

  • Educate financial and non-financial management in financial matters, improving the general level of awareness of finance and accounting throughout the Company

  • Processes Improvement

What's in it for you

  • Relocation package and assistance from our cool relocation team

  • Free on-site Doctor, Nurse and Physiotherapy services

  • Pension scheme

  • Discount on private health Insurance

  • On-site Gym

  • Subsidised staff restaurant

  • Sports and Social Club

  • Language classes

  • Training and development programmes

  • Incentives

  • Staff Car Rental and Sales discount

  • Free Parking

What you'll need

  • Finalist in Professional Body (ACCA, CIMA, CPA or ACA) essential - OR FR equivalent (DCG, DSCG)

  • Fluency in French and English is essential

  • People management experience is essential min. 2 years.

  • Minimum of 3 years working in a financial environment essential

  • FR GAAP knowledge

  • Good working knowledge of Oracle/ SAP MS Excel, MS Word, MS PowerPoint essential

  • Excellent communication skills – ability to communicate at all levels

  • Proactive, enthusiastic attitude to work and committed to continuous process improvement

About Us

Hertz Global has an exciting portfolio of rental car brands – including Hertz, Dollar, Thrifty and Firefly, as well as Donlen. We are one of the largest worldwide airport vehicle rental companies, and the Hertz brand is one of the most recognized in the world.

We want our employees to feel inspired and empowered. Everyone is encouraged to contribute to building an atmosphere where people feel proud of where they work, what they do and how they contribute. Every employee has the chance to spearhead ground-breaking work in a fully collaborative environment, providing them a stimulating and enriching career experience.

Our mission is to be the preferred rental car company and you have the opportunity to help steer this mission. Get in touch today and APPLY NOW

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Identification de la réquisition 153752

Nombre de positions 1

Catégorie de réquisition Accounting/Finance

Division HESC - Financial Centre

Type de Position Regular Full Time