Business Administration Executive - French Speaker

 

FindLaw UK, an entrepreneurial business unit of Thomson Reuters, is the UK arm of the world’s leading provider of online legal information and Internet marketing solutions for law firms. FindLaw UK also runs the Caven service, the UK’s leading provider of client-solicitor introductions.
 
We are looking for a Business Administration Executive with fluent French to join our Accounts team providing infrastructure support for our rapidly growing company. The opportunity is best suited individuals who have had previous accounts or customer service experience in a fast-paced work environment. This is not an opportunity suited for ACCA students or qualified candidates
 

The role:

  • Entry-level opportunity with exposure to a wide spectrum of business matters
  • Invoicing customers accurately
  • Processing payments to creditors
  • Aspects of account management for a variety of law firms across the UK and Europe
  • Assisting in a variety of report-building, analytic and administrative tasks
  • Scope for growth into various other parts of the business
  • Would particularly suit a recent business graduate

The ideal candidate:

  • Must be able write and speak French fluently
  • Has an undergraduate degree in a business related field
  • Work experience in similar roles
  • Shows the ability to manage time, be methodical and plan in advance
  • Brings strong problem solving skills and initiative to the team
  • Is quick and eager to learn
  • Has experience working with various computer software packages, particularly Microsoft Excel (SAP experience is also considered an asset)
  • Has a polished telephone manner and isn’t afraid to be firm with challenging customers
  • Has a fun, friendly attitude and works well in a team
  • Is available full time and looking to build a long term career within an exciting company

In return we offer:

  • Salary of £18k + excellent benefits package that come from being part of a global organisation
  • Excellent benefits package, including contributory pension, health insurance and generous holiday allowance
  • A fun and lively working environment in a fast-growth company
  • Excellent career progression opportunities
Please visit our website at www.findlaw.co.uk. If you think you are suitable for this position, please send your CV and a brief introduction to emma.kiley@craven.org.uk and we will respond to candidates that we wish to take forward within 7 working days. Please note that, due to the number of applicants that this role attracts, we are only able to respond to successful candidates.
 
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