Vacancy for Accountant - Project Analyst in Paris, France


 

QUALIFICATIONS

  • University degree and excellent academic record required
  • Advanced degree preferred
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in similar environment
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment
  • Skills to communicate complex ideas effectively
  • Ability to communicate effectively - both verbally and in writing - in English as well as French

WHO YOU'LL WORK WITH

You’ll work in our Paris office as part of our Finance and Accounting department. 
 
You will work directly with Finance managers, client service team leaders, and colleagues within client finance and across several administrative functions within the firm.

WHAT YOU'LL DO

You will support client service teams and the office with managing the economics of our client engagements throughout the full engagement life-cycle.
 
This includes reviewing client engagements for appropriate budget and setup, monthly monitoring of revenue, fees and expenses and billing/accounts receivable. You will also analyze and provide reasoning for variances, forecast, and make appropriate recommendations. You will participate in all month end activities related to client engagements, both for management and statutory books.
 
You will also use financial reporting systems to create, manage and distribute regular monthly financial reports for office/function and effectively communicate results to office/function leaders. You will maintain relevant financial databases and data systems, and you'll also ensure compliance with our firm finance policies.
 
Additionally, you will respond to colleagues’ inquiries on financial policies and tools (e.g., expense reporting tool); provide training on relevant tools, as appropriate. You will serve as liaison between local administrative personnel and shared service centers, as appropriate, and you'll provide ad-hoc analyses and regional/global special project support as needed.