Accounting Specialist with French (all genders)

Full Time


Are you ready for new challenges in an international and innovation-driven environment where you can make a difference? Apply and join our team, be curious, learn, grow, and develop your career together with us. We promise: you are in for a special ride!


The location of the role is in: Oviedo      


About the job

In this role you will report directly to the Head of Reporting & Finance Europe West and will be responsible for the accounting activities (according to local GAAP & IAS/IFRS for group reporting) for our French legal entities. You will interact both internally – with the shared service center and other departments (Consolidation, Treasury, Legal), and externally – with auditors, banks, and other service providers. In addition, you will ensure a flow of accurate financial information to the Head of Regional Finance Europe West and to the Head of Reporting & Finance Europe/CIS/Turkey.

In addition, your tasks will include                       

  • Overall control of all financial transactions and accounting matters (e.g., Accounts Receivable, Accounts Payable, General Ledger), including audit systems, for your area; you will be responsible for the reported figures, although the operating activities related to those transactions are performed by the internal shared service center
  • Cooperating with the Tax Department for local taxation matters and VAT submissions
  • Preparing legal entity annual statutory accounts and filing
  • Preparing and submitting monthly, quarterly, and annual accounting statements in order to comply with RHI Magnesita’s internal group reporting requirements


About You

You are a strong communicator with a collaborative attitude. With your great enthusiasm and creative mindset, you bring new ideas to the table, not only as an individual but also together with your colleagues. You work well in cross-functional teams and are not afraid to take responsibility and make decisions. With your hands-on mentality, structured approach and analytical skills, you proactively seek to improve the status quo. You see change as something positive, can adapt quickly and you like to courageously help shaping the future of RHI Magnesita.


What we expect from you in terms of


Education & Skills

  • A university degree in Business Studies with a focus on finance and / or accounting



  • English – Proficient/Fluent
  • French – Advanced
  • Any other language is considered as an asset


Work Experience

  • Several years of professional experience in accounting in a dynamic environment within an international company


Why you should work for RHI Magnesita

You will perform in a customer focused environment. We live innovation and appreciate an open and pragmatic way of working. From our leaders we expect to drive our further transformation, to engage our people and to give direction. RHI Magnesita is a company where you can be yourself and where not only your resume and experience, but also your personality counts. We aim for global consistency in compensation policies, but also consider local common practices. RHI Magnesita is committed to support its employees through various means to enable the best possible performance.


We offer

  • A permanent contract
  • Flexible working hours for the perfect balance between your professional and personal life
  • RHIM Academy for your ongoing learning & development, including full LinkedIn Learning catalogue
  • Meal allowance
  • Private medical insurance
  • Possibility of up to 50% home office
  • Empowerment to take responsibility and forge your own career success
  • Opportunities to learn, lead and build something new with colleagues from around the world


Sounds like you?

At RHI Magnesita everyone is welcome and encouraged to apply. We evaluate applications based on required qualifications and regardless of gender identity, nationality, ethnic origin, religion, disability, age, sexual orientation, marital or partnership status. At RHI Magnesita we appreciate the value of diverse teams.


We kindly ask you to submit your application online and in English. Due to data privacy reasons, applications via e-mail cannot be taken into consideration. Should you have any questions about this position, please contact us at:


Agencies may only submit candidates for positions for which they have been invited to do so by the Head of Talent Acquisition Europe. All unsolicited resumes sent to us will be considered property of RHI Magnesita and our company will not be held liable to pay a placement fee.


About RHI Magnesita

We are the acknowledged technology leader in the refractory industry. Our company is defined by people. We are committed to diversity and know that multiple approaches, perspectives and backgrounds fuel creativity and innovation. It is our aspiration to build a workplace culture where everyone feels valued, engages, and can enjoy a truly inclusive environment and the diverse voices of our employees are heard. We foster a collaborative culture that cherishes ideas and determination to add value for our customers. Our leadership style encourages open-mindedness, reliability, pragmatism, and innovation.


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