Accounts Receivable Assistant - German speaking

Are you a German speaker looking for an opportunity to build a career within Accounts but are being pushed back due to lack of experience?

Or perhaps you are well in to your Accounts career and are looking to join a close knit team who place a high value on work life balance.

Euro London Appointments are currently working with a well known retailer in search of a German speaker join their international finance team in London and you will support their DACH customer base.

If lack of experience is your concern, full training will be provided for ambitious candidates with an interest or even very little accounts experience who are keen to learn.

If you love the buzz and excitement of working within the Retail industry (not to mention the amazing staff discount!) we have a great role available for you!

Key responsibilities:
* Working with and supporting DACH teams and customers directly with financial queries relating to payment matching, returns, offers and debt collection.
* Ensuring queries are dealt with sensitively and efficiently.
* Invoicing, Payments, and Returns - Processing and matching payments on Debtor Accounts.
* Investigating discrepancies
* Processing customer refunds.
* Actively be aware of balances due. Chasing balances to prevent them from becoming overdue/ bad debt
* General Assistance as and when required to support the finance team as a whole.

The ideal candidate will have:
* Fluency in written and spoken German and English
* Education or some experience in a similar role
* Proficient in Microsoft Excel
* Customer orientated with strong attention to detail
* Incredibly organised and skilled at prioritisation
* A positive, can-do attitude, the team are very busy and we are looking for someone who can work on their own initiative and lighten the load.

What can our client offer you:
* International exposure
* Close knit and collaborative working environment
* Annual clothing allowance, staff discount on their clothing range and many other fantastic benefits
* Flexible hybrid working model

This is a truly fantastic opportunity for candidates available immediately who are looking for a role where you can get stuck in and help the business to continue to grow their international markets.

Contact us today to apply or find out more!

Please be advised CVs will be treated in the strictest of confidence and that your application will not be forwarded without your permission. We aim to respond promptly to your application however, due to the high level of CV's we receive we are only able to respond to applicants whose profile matches our Clients requirements. For more jobs please visit our website.



Stacey Arnison

Team: UK Office

I specialise in: Recruiting for Permanent Business Support functions as well as London based Temporary requirements. I am responsible for the running of the UK office from delivering and executing Euro London’s annual business plan, attracting talent and managing headcount so we have the optimum number of heads in the right locations/markets/services, direct management for 3 leading divisions and leadership and development of direct reports and key senior staff in the business. 

Languages: English, Spanish & French

I’ve been at Euro London since: 2009

About: I have been at Euro London since I graduated from a Combined Modern Languages degree in 2009 and have worked my way up from a Temporaries Recruitment Consultant to Country Director. When I am not working or being ‘Mum’ to my son I love to travel and my favourite type of holiday is hiking up mountains in Canada. I am a keen Yoga enthusiast but definitely some way to go before I perfect the crow pose!

If I were a famous person, I would be: Karren Brady – A successful business woman who achieves her goals through determination and hard work. A woman leading the way in a male dominated industry!

Fun fact: I have a 1st class degree in level one British Sign Language and I was a Lance Corporal in the Army Cadets at the age of 16