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General Ledger Accountant

Sector Location Job type Salary
CHF100000 - CHF115000
Date added
27 September, 2019

Job Description

General Ledger Accountant

Schaffhausen, Switzerland


My client, an expanding international company are seeking a General Ledger Accountant.


Working in a busy team of 12, this newly created role is due to an increase in workload and expansion into new countries.


As the GL Accountant, you must have proven experience within General Ledger and financial closing, fluency in Italian and English and a can-do attitude.


This role will offer great career progression for an ambitious, forward thinking candidate who is capable of working in a changing environment.


Duties will include:

  • Monthly, quarterly and annual closing
  • Prepare for internal and external audits working to SOX compliance
  • Perform analysis of GL accounts
  • Manage intercompany transfers
  • Assist on ad-hoc projects


Essential Requirements

  • Minimum of 4 years' experience within a manufacturing business
  • 3 year experience working to Italian GAAP
  • Fluent in Italian and English
  • Degree educated in Finance/Accounting
  • Must hold a valid permit for Switzerland


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