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Accountant

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JW-AIAX-578010
Sector Location Job type Salary
CHF90000 - CHF90000
Date added
15 February, 2021

Job Description

This is a newly created opportunity for an Accountant to join our international client based in their head office in Zurich. They are a fast-growing and innovative business looking for a German-speaking Accountant to join their Finance team. As a Financial Accountant, you will be reporting directly to the Swiss Head of Accounting, interacting with their global staff with the potential to take on reporting responsibility for the AR Accountant

 

Accountant, Zurich, Switzerland

 

Our client is an enthusiastic, worldwide business who offer innovating services and provide solutions to over 1,000 clients. This is a great opportunity for an ambitious individual looking to grow their current responsibilities in an environment with a strong focus on environmental and social responsibility.

 

As the Accountant, your responsibilities will include:

  • Preparing the monthly, quarterly and annual reporting under IFRS
  • Driving the development for process optimisations and streamlining process
  • Handling General Ledger Accounting for the Swiss entity
  • Responsibility for Swiss Tax and VAT declarations
  • Assisting with group strategy and budgeting process
  • Coaching and management of AR Accountant

 

The skills required:

  • Relevant Accounting qualification would be preferred
  • At least 3 years’ experience in a similar role, including experience with Swiss Tax and VAT
  • Good knowledge of IFRS and Swiss GAAP would be desirable, but not essential
  • Confidence with MS Office and Excel spreadsheet
  • Fluency in English and German is required
  • A flexible and energetic approach to work in a fast-paced environment

 

If you are interested in applying for this Accountant role, please register your interest using the link below, send your CV to jessica.watt@emearecruitment.eu or call Jessica in our Zug office on +41 41 508 7007.