Aera Welcomes Sophie Gauché as HR & Accounting Manager13 June 2022
Aera is pleased to announce the arrival of Sophie Gauché as Human Ressource and Accounting Manager.
She designs and overviews the HR strategy using best industry practice and ensures compliance with regulation. As head of HR, Sophie also implements the digitalization of Aera’s work force management with on-line tools to evaluate performance and processes. She conducts the company policy for recruitment and handles internal promotion and incentives packages. As head of accounting, Sophie is also in charge of daily invoices flow, interaction with banks and auditor, supervision of tax returns, and preparation of financial forecasts.
Prior to joining Aera, Sophie held several accountant positions in large French retail groups including Casino (208,000 employees, 11,500 stores worldwide, €30.5bn of annual net sales) and the “U” banner (65,000 employees, 1,568 stores). She was the HR and accounting manager at Food & Beverage franchise Columbus Café & Co (200 points of sale in France and abroad) where she supervised the accounting of 10+ companies, established the monthly reporting and the annual balance sheets.
Sophie is a graduate of the University of Angers and holds a Master’s degree in Management AES (Economic and Social Administration).
Welcome Sophie !