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Accounting Supervisor - Contract

Sector Location Job type Salary
CHF130000 - CHF130000
Date added
4 November, 2020

Job Description

For one of our international clients, we are seeking an Accounting Supervisor to successfully transition to maternity cover for one of our senior accounting professionals. With a strong background in statutory accounting, this position will have supervisory responsibilities for a world-leading company.


Accounting Supervisor - Contract, 9 months’ Maternity Cover, Morges, Vaud, Switzerland


The main duties and responsibilities of the Accounting Supervisor are:

  • Reviewing the statutory accounting work of a small team of accountants
  • Working across international standards IFRS/US GAAP, and local GAAPs
  • Liaising with the external providers, particularly the auditors
  • Streamlining internal and external technical communications
  • Working across teams, specifically with the transfer pricing team between accounts
  • Interacting with a variety of stakeholders at different levels
  • Working in operational accounting – posting journal entries, pulling data from the system, filling in financial survey information


The main skills required of the Accounting Supervisor role are:

  • Strong statutory accounting background, qualification preferred
  • Resilience and ability to prioritise tasks in a fast-moving environment
  • Strong people skills, influencing and giving constructive feedback
  • Fast learner, picking up a new environment and relationship
  • Transfer Pricing understanding and exposure
  • IFRS or (preferably) US GAAP experience
  • Any ERP experience with strong Excel
  • English language essential


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