Accounting Apprenticeship (M/W)

Lille, France


Our mission

At Ciel & Terre, we are deeply engaged in the development of international and fast-evolving floating PV market. This commitment implies experience and a high-level of expertise. We have the ambition to remain leaders and go further to realize its potential.

As an innovative and eco-friendly company, we share strong human qualities and values in connection with the energy transition. We give every employee the opportunity to express his/her potential by providing autonomy and encouraging initiative among dynamic multicultural teams.


We’re looking for a student accountant to support some of Ciel & Terre Group’s international subsidiaries. The position is based in the Lille area, under the supervision of the Accounting Manager. You will be joining a team of 3 people.


You will be responsible for the technical production of your business entities’s scope, and will back up the RAF on revision work.
You will manage your own work file and take part in closing work.

Main Missions

  • Keep accurate and reliable accounting
  • Meet deadlines set by all stakeholders
  • Answer all administrative questions
  • Participate in detailed analysis of business plans


  • Maintain and review the entities within your scope (all cycles)
  • Manage internal re-invoicing
  • Draw up all tax returns
  • Optimize cost accounting
  • Participate with operational teams in the financial preparation of photovoltaic projects under development (optimizing and securing BP)
  • Manage your audit file and participate in reporting
  • Help improve internal control procedures

Your Qualifications

You are currently enrolled in a program such as DCG, DSCG, Master CCA.

You are looking for a 2-year apprenticeship contract, preferably to start in August or September 2024.

A first professional experience, ideally in an accountancy firm or in industry, in a 4 to 6 months internship in accounting would be appreciated.

Soft Skills

You are sensitive to or committed to renewable energies.

You enjoy teamwork and are known for your ability to work well with others.

Your agility, autonomy and pragmatism, particularly in the SME context, are assets that you bring to the table.

What’s more, you know how to maintain the utmost confidentiality in your work.

Hard Skills

You have a good command of IT tools and Excel.

A good level of English would be an advantage for this position.

Ciel & Terre’s benefits

  • Working for the pioneer of floating photovoltaic solar energy
  • The opportunity to have a direct impact on the Group’s activities
  • The ability to make decisions and initiate change
  • A dynamic working environment that encourages the expression of individual potential and talent
  • Autonomy and the ability to initiate change Daily interaction with multicultural teams
  • Diverse, multicultural teams

Our Values

  • Enterprising
  • Responsible
  • Attentive
  • Authentic

You’ll bring us your skills and inspiration, and we’ll offer you a friendly, stimulating working environment.

Ciel & Terre’s little extras

  • Flexible working hours and the possibility of dividing your time between on-site work and telecommuting.
  • Luncheon vouchers: luncheon vouchers worth 10 euros are distributed at the end of the month, one for each day worked. The company pays 60% of the value of the ticket.
  • Health and provident insurance: we have decided to cover 75% of the family contribution.
  • Bicycles: we lend a bicycle to employees who wish to cycle to work.
  • CSE: CSE website with discounts (culture, leisure, etc.).
  • Public transport reimbursed at 100%.
  • Teambuilding / Seminars

And also: We offer you a personalized onboarding: you will be welcomed by your sponsor who will guide you throughout your integration, prepare your training with the various departments etc….

the office

Our head office is located in the Haute Borne business park in Villeneuve d'Ascq, 15 minutes by metro from Lille train station and city center.

Ready to join our team? Apply online!

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