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Financial Accounting Analyst

Sector Location Job type Salary
Date added
24 September, 2019

Job Description

Financial Accounting Analyst

Geneva, Switzerland


On behalf of the Swiss entity of one of our multinational clients, we are seeking a trilingual (English-, French-) German-speaking Financial Accounting Analyst to take over all financial accounting activities for the country. As well as working in an international environment to deliver the highest standards of accounting, this position sits in a streamlined team. This means direct access to the CFO, and input into strategic decisions.


The main duties of the Financial Accounting Analyst​ role are:

  • Supporting the head of accounting on a daily basis
  • Financial accounting (IFRS, Swiss GAAP), invoicing
  • Reconciliations, treasury transactions (including bank management), AP, AR
  • Reporting, respecting internal controls
  • Deputising for the head of accounting
  • Managing the relationship with external partners, including credit facility management
  • Improving systems and processes
  • Analysis, monthly reporting, KPIs
  • Supporting internal and external audit
  • SAP ownership


The main skills required are:

  • University degree in finance and accounting (Brevet preferred)
  • Strong exposure to accounting in a professional environment
  • English, French, German languages
  • SAP and SAP BI (or Oracle BI), Excel
  • Open, flexible mindset, with the ability to work in a multicultural workplace


If you are interested in applying for this Financial Accounting Analyst 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.