Position Details

  • Company: Host Broadcast Services France (HBS)
  • Department: Finance
  • Reports to: Accounting Manager
  • Grade: Assistant
  • Place of work: Based in Boulogne-Billancourt preferred
  • Start date: ASAP


Working closely with the accounting manager, the junior accountant contributes to the smooth and efficient execution of  transactional accounting for HBS France, based in France.

He/she is in charge of day-to-day transactional accounting activities.

Main Activities (Primary Role of the Job)

  • Procurement and Accounts Payables
    • Maintain the orders and invoices in the Procurement Tool.
    • Handle the email requests sent to the AP generic mailbox.
    • Maintain the Vendor master data
    • Book the vendor invoices.
    • Prepare payment proposals.
  • Account Receivables
    • Issue and book customer invoices following the Customer invoicing file.
    • Maintain the customer master data.
    • Ensure the cash collection.
  • Ensure the management of the fixed assets (bookings, depreciations and inventory).
  • Ensure the control and accounting approval of the expense reports through Mobile Expense.
  • Ensure the preparation of the payables linked taxes (DAS2, TVS, etc) in collaboration with the Senior General Accountant.
  • Ensure that proper job documentation is up-to-date and available and organize absences coverage.
  • Ensure the physical and electronic documents are properly filed.
  • Participate in the monthly closing tasks.

Position Relevant Skills: (Education/Work Experience/IT)

  • Associate degree in Accounting or equivalent education (BAC+2)
  • Overall experience around five years.
  • Good accounting knowledge of procurement process and travel policy
  • Strong computer skills (especially Excel and formulas), possibly Microsoft Dynamics 365.
  • Experience working in an international environment
  • Professional English required

Other Skills and Requirements:

  • Good organizational skills and able to work independently.
  • Precise and detailed working style combined with an ability to see the big picture
  • Strong team orientation
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to liaise, collaborate and be engaged in finding solutions to problems faced
  • An ability to adapt to a dynamic, multicultural, and ever-changing environment
  • Ability to stay calm under pressure.
  • Strong attitude towards high quality, excellence in delivery and ‘client-first’ thinking (both externally & internally)

Required Languages

  • Fluent written and spoken English
  • Fluent written and spoken French

HBS is looking for people who enjoy working in a fast-paced international environment, are highly customer service oriented, have a strong sense of responsibility, and work well as part of an international team.

How to Apply

  • Please apply to find out more. We consider every application and will respond as soon as possible. We are committed to equal opportunities.
  • Please send your resume by email to the HBS HR Department: hbsrecruitment@hbs.tv.