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French Speaking Accounting Manager

Full Time
London ,
£65,000 - £70,000


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Halliday Marx have partnered with a Large Accounting Practice to recruit a Senior Accountant on a Permanent basis.

This role is 3 days a week in the office, 2 from home.


  • Managing a portfolio of clients ensuring timely & accurate production of financial statements,
  • Management accounts and reporting packs (including bookkeeping & payroll)
  • Train, develop & manage an assistant accountant (AAT level)
  • Acting as major point of contact for clients together with the Business Line Manager. This includes
  • responding quickly to, as well as anticipating, client requests/needs, keeping clients informed of
  • progress and identifying cross-selling opportunities
  • Company incorporation and set up (including coordination of UK bank account opening, employment
  • contracts, employee benefits)
  • Building sustainable external and internal client relationships
  • Use of Sage Business Cloud Accounting or other cloud based solutions to maintain books and
  • produce trial balance, profit & loss and other reports
  • Processing monthly payrolls including general payroll queries and related issues
  • Preparation of HMRC related returns including monthly PAYE/NI submissions and quarterly VAT returns
  • Admin and any other ad-hoc duties as required


  • Qualified ACA/ACCA/CIMA
  • Fluent in French would be a momentous advantage
  • Minimum of 3 years experience managing a portfolio of clients