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Accounting Manager

Sector Location Job type Salary
CHF135000 - CHF140000
Date added
19 October, 2020

Job Description

Opportunity to join a highly international business who are global leaders in their sector.  Based at their offices in Zurich they are looking for an Accounting Manager to lead the accounting team for a number of their operational businesses.


Accounting Manager, Zurich, Switzerland


The business has a strong customer orientated focus and offers employees environment where they can bring ideas forward and have a genuine impact on the business.


As the Accounting Manager you will:

  • Production of monthly, quarterly and annual financial statements under IFRS and OR.
  • Supervision of the accounting team across multi-site locations.
  • Overall responsibility for the general accounting of the operating entities.
  • Ensuring compliance with internal controls.
  • Main point of contact for external audit.
  • Maintenance of the accounting systems and supporting further development of accounting processes in SAP.
  • Involvement in ad hoc projects.


Skills required:

  • Minimum of 3 years in a similar management position.
  • CPA, ACCA or related accounting qualification would be strongly preferred.
  • Strong people management skills.
  • A hands-on approach whilst being able to see the ‘bigger picture’
  • Excellent knowledge of IFRS and OR.
  • Strong communication skills
  • Prior work experience in an international multi-cultural environment.
  • Fluency in German, English and French.


If you are interested in applying for this Accounting Manager role please register your interest using the link below,  send your CV to or call Meriel in our Zug office on +41 41 508 7007.