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Chinese job-Finance Executive-Frankfurt-rj

  • €45-55k (depending on experience) + bonus + benefits
  • Permanent
  • Outside UK
  • Ref: 20117

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Your New Job Title: 
Mandarin & German speaking Finance Executive (Frankfurt)

Your New Salary: €45-55k (depending on experience) + bonus + benefits

Job status: Permanent

Location: Frankfurt, Germany

What You'll be Doing Each Day:

Financial reporting

  1. Be responsible for book keeping includes, sales & purchase, commodity physical & paper trading, intangible and tangible assets, payment, inventory, ensure accurate accounting records are maintained in the system.
  2. Carry out month-end closing process and reconciliation work.
  3. Maintain financial reporting process, prepare monthly management reports and analysis, prepare other ad-hoc financial information and reports when required, ensure to meet all financial reporting timelines as stipulated by the Head Office.
  4. Maintain accurate and timely accounting records of the company in accordance with UK statutory reporting requirements, compliance with corporate policies / procedures and prevailing accounting standards.

Cash management, invoicing and settlement

  1. Manage Invoicing and Settlement procedures including expenses and claims, monitor the aged debts. Ensuring that efficient recording, reporting, and assessment is carried out.
  2. Assist with treasury management, monitor outgoing and incoming movements in funds on a daily basis; analyzing & reporting daily, weekly & monthly on cash flow.

Budgeting process

  1. Coordinate and prepare company budgets and forecasts, reporting of the monthly rolling forecasts and associated variance analysis to headquarter, ensuring that forecast have integrity and fully reflects risks.


  1. Liaising with external consultants on periodic tax, audit and regulatory queries.
  2. Assist with preparing the documents for VAT returns in Germany and other European countries.


  1. Liaise and manage reporting and ad-hoc requests our head office in China and Singapore.
  2. Assist the Finance Manager, as required, on the company’s trade financing matter.
  3. Any other matters, as requested by management of China Aviation Fuel (Europe) Ltd.

The Skills You'll Need to Succeed:

Your essential skills:

  1. Fully/part qualified in ACCA, ACA or CIMA in UK, and equivalent qualification in Germany.
  2. Familiar with SAP accounting system.
  3. Ability to work independently as well as part of a team.

Your desirable skills

  1. Energy trading and marketing industry accounting background.
  2. Knowledge of German tax and related regulation

Special Requirement

  1. For UK based candidates, this position is required to start in the London office between 3-6 months and then transferred to the German branch in Frankfurt permanently.
  2. For German local candidates, this position will start as permanent in the German branch in Frankfurt, and possibly work in the London office temporarily for the first 3-6 months.

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