French Speaking ACA Trainee

Job Title: French Speaking ACA Trainee
Contract Type: Graduate
Location: London
Reference: ConF
Contact Name: Anna Boast
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Job Published: March 15, 2021 11:12

Job Description

Constantin UK – French Speaking Audit Junior

Position: Junior – Audit - Industry and Services – London (UK)

Level: Junior (Permanent contract from early September 2021)

Salary: £29,000 per annum 


Constantin is a regional office of Deloitte France, we are based in the heart of the City in London.  We specialise in the audit of UK subsidiaries of French Groups audited by Deloitte in France. With 75 professionals and strong current and expected future growth of our activities, we are recruiting for audit juniors who want to work in an international and challenging environment.  


Joining our teams in London will give you the opportunity to:

  • Participate in various audit assignments of UK subsidiaries of listed groups (subsidiaries of French CAC 40 companies) family-owned groups and smaller companies with a high growth potential;
  • Progress in a vibrant and progressive organisation which is enjoying strong growth;
  • Benefit from Deloitte France tools, methodology and training programme in an English-speaking environment, which will help you to develop your technical and soft skills;
  • Develop a skill set, shared with our international network, organized around the following areas: team work, ethics, integrity. Thanks to the various assignments in multiple sectors that you will participate in and the quality of the training programme you will undertake, you will progressively strengthen your skills, gain new ones and progress within our firm.

Profile: The successful candidate must have the following profile:

  • Fluent in French (orally and in writing), with the opportunity to use French language as part of the day -to-day audit tasks with clients and internally;
  • Full knowledge of French cultural and business environments;
  • Master or Bachelor’s degree (French Business School or University – 4 to 5 years of studies) with a specialisation in audit / accounting / finance / controlling with good knowledge of IFRS, UK and French Gaap;
  • Has completed one or more internships, if possible in the audit, accounting, finance or controlling fields;
  • Is looking for a first valued Professional experience abroad in the UK in the Deloitte network for 4 to 5 years;
  • Ready to follow the ACA or ACCA qualification route to become a Chartered Accountant, through a dedicated student contract with the ICAEW. Constantin will provide full support in terms of all training costs paid for and paid time off to study, attend college and complete exams with our external training provider called BPP;
  • Ready to travel often to France to visit clients and work with French clients Share Service Centres and Accounting/Finance teams;
  • Good relationship skills, strong analytical, synthesis and rigorous skills;
  • Good English skills both verbally / understanding and in writing;
  • Team-player and strong sense of client service;
  • Flexible and reactive; proactive and enthusiastic;
  • Organized with good time management of deadlines and objectives;
  • Willing to evolve in an international environment and benefit from opportunities to progress quickly within Deloitte France, with opportunities to continue one’s career in Deloitte France;
  • Willing to progress quickly in the firm and develop operational responsibilities.