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Accounting Manager

Sector Location Job type Salary
CHF125000 - CHF135000
Date added
25 July, 2019

Job Description

Accounting Manager

Geneva, Switzerland


For an international fast-growing business in transition, we are seeking a financial accountant to deliver the accounting requirements. With direct exposure to the strategic finance lead, this role is crucial to the ongoing success of the business. It will add value to the ongoing development of the company, whilst being a sparring partner to key stakeholders.


The main duties and responsibilities of the Accounting Manager are:

  • Overseeing all day-to-day accounting
  • AP/AR
  • Issuing statutory and financial reports
  • Internal reporting package for Group HQ
  • Maintenance, development and oversight of internal control system
  • IFRS adjustments and reports
  • Maintaining a robust filing system for tax and audit
  • Manage and train accounting staff to ensure continuous development
  • Filing corporate tax forms
  • Contact for auditors


The skills and experience required for the position are:

  • Accounting degree (CPA or equivalent desirable)
  • Big 4 background preferably complemented by industrial experience
  • Swiss accounting standards and IFRS
  • Strong communication and leadership skills
  • Ability to drive change in a fast-moving environment
  • ERP and accounting software exposure
  • Fluent French and English


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.