Accountant with French (GNFR FR) Ref. No: 6662

Kingfisher plc is an international home improvement company with approximately 1,380 stores, supported by a team of 79,000 colleagues. We operate in eight countries across Europe under retail banners including B&Q, Castorama, Brico Dépôt, Screwfix, TradePoint and Koçtaş. We offer home improvement products and services to consumers and trade professionals who shop in our stores and via our e-commerce channels. At Kingfisher, our purpose is to make home improvement accessible for everyone.

Over 4 years ago Kingfisher opened a Finance Shared Service Centre in Krakow, to which we are looking for candidates for the position below.

Region: Kraków, małopolskie


You are a perfect candidate if you:

  • Knowledge of accounting rules
  • Accounting experience and/or accounting studies and courses
  • Very good spoken & written English (B2)
  • Very good spoken & written French (B2)
  • Good MS Excel knowledge
  • Analytical skills
  • Ability to work within tight operational deadlines and priorities
  • Good problem-solving skills and cooperation attitude
  • Knowledge of SAP accounting system (considered an asset)


Your area of responsibilities will include:

  • Regular posting of invoices from suppliers
  • Performing three-way matching for non-trade
  • Monitoring generic mailbox and answering queries from Local Business
  • Processing non-PO invoices
  • Managing vendor enquiries
  • Analyzing and reconciling accounts
  • Managing AP-related documentation
  • Resolving AP-related issues in line with the Service Level Agreement
  • Proposing and implementing Continuous Improvements initiatives to increase the efficiency of performed processes
  • Processing PO invoices
  • Preparing Accruals


We offer you:

  • Private medical healthcare at LUXMED (including dentalcare) for you and your family
  • Medicover sports card (Fit&More package)
  • Life insurance financed by the employer
  • 30-minute lunch break included in the 8-hour working day
  • Work in a highly professional and stimulating atmosphere
  • Training & Buddy programme that will allow you to quickly adapt to your new role
  • Wellbeing programme for employees
  • Co-financing of monthly tickets for the public transport in Krakow
  • Comfortable working environment in the office and the possibility of home office
  • Language courses, accounting courses, access to LinkedIn Learning and the possibility of co-financing studies and certification
  • Employee referral programme