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Finance and Accounting Specialist

Sector Location Job type Salary
CHF80000 - CHF95000
Date added
10 June, 2021

Job Description

My client, an international manufacturing business, is looking to hire a Finance and Accounting Specialist to support one of their divisional Accounting teams. 

The role offers a lot of day-to-day variety, so they are looking for someone with a flexible approach to work and keen to take on new challenges.

The team is very collaborative, but the Manager also gives their team members the opportunity to bring ideas to the table and work on their own initiative. The business also has a strong emphasis on personal development and will support further training.


Finance and Accounting Specialist, Zurich, Switzerland


As a Finance and Accounting Specialist, the role will include:

  • Invoicing, including import and export checks, as well as VAT requirements.
  • General ledger, including reconciliation of accounts.
  • Cash forecasting for projects on a weekly basis.
  • Month end closing.
  • Accruals, provisions and assets.
  • Monitoring accuracy of outsourced processes.
  • Cost Centre accounting.
  • Project financial analysis.


Skills required:

  • Prior experience in an Accounting role in an international environment.
  • Fluency in English. A good level of German would also be desirable.
  • An Accounting qualification.
  • Flexible approach to work.
  • Knowledge of SAP would be desirable, but not essential.
  • Ideally prior experience working under IFRS.


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