Financial Controller


We are looking for a Financial Controller to join and strengthen our team in France.

As a Financial Controller in France, you are reporting to the DFDS Finance Director South Continent.


Your Main Responsibilities:

  • Being the link between the accounting team and the Finance Business Partners, you ensure that the accounting reflects fairly & accurately the business operations,
  • Secure accurate, timely and high quality monthly, quarterly and annual reporting
  • Secure that financial reporting is prepared in accordance with the DFDS Group Accounting Policies, which are prepared under IFRS (International Financial Reporting Standards)
  • Due to your financial and legal knowledges, you secure internal process
  • Cooperating with external consultants and other government authorities as required,
  • Managing feedback and escalations from Local Business Units in case of accounting/entity related issues e.g. discrepancies in the books, corrections needed
  • Building effective cross team cooperation


Profile :

 We are looking for an ambitious and motivated person, with strong English and French skills, who has very good understanding of the accounting processes and systems, if possible with experience from working in an international group.

You have a solid/strong accounting knowledge/background – strong focus on quality and timeliness.

Audit background is an advantage.


Soft skills :

 You have a problem solving mindset/ability to manage conflicting priorities, precision and attention to details, being inquisitive, diligent and well-organized You can rely on excellent communication skills and are driven by growing business. You are passionate, positive, and able to build team spirit.



If you find the job interesting and you fulfill the expectations, please submit your CV and application to memau@dfds.com. We will evaluate applications on an ongoing basis. All applications will be treated confidentially. DFDS is committed to equal employment opportunities regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, gender, national origin, sexual orientation, age and citizenship.



France entière

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Dieppe (76) ou Calais (62)


Melanie Maury

Telephone: +33232144722