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Accounting Manager

Sector Location Job type Salary
CHF120000 - CHF130000
Date added
24 July, 2019

Job Description

Accounting Manager

Fribourg, Switzerland


For a dynamic multinational, we are seeking a strong accounting manager to work with the strategic team in the delivery of financial accounting for a core business. This position will add value to the finance leadership, and act as a sparring partner for the business.


The main duties and responsibilities of the Accounting Manager are:

  • Delivery of accounting through a team
  • Monthly, quarterly, yearly close in conjunction with a shared service centre function
  • Preparation of financial statements and statutory accounts
  • AP AR GL
  • Lead internal tax audits, liaison for CH tax authorities
  • Audit contact
  • Cash in bank optimisation
  • Prepare budget and revised forecasts for balance sheet items and Free Cash Flows


In order to fulfil this role you will need the following skills and experience:

  • Brevet Federal
  • Strong accounting background
  • Good people management skills
  • French and English fluent
  • Previous exposure to Swiss Tax Authorities
  • Business-focused profile - ability to partner with different finance and operational stakeholders
  • ERP (preferably SAP


If you are interested in applying for this Accounting Manager role please register your interest using the link above, alternatively please send your CV to or for a confidential conversation please call John Bower in our Zug office on +41 41 508 7007.