Senior Finance Specialist - General Accountant

Employment Type:Permanent
Web Publication Date:4/1/2020
Job Location:Baden Switzerland
Job Function:

Your responsibilities:

  • Accounting: Performs general accounting activities and be responsible for the Accounting in general
  • Analysis: Executes accounting analysis and reports as assigned
  • Reporting: Ensures the production of reports, statement of accounts, reconciliations, statements of sourcing, and application of funds
  • Optimization: Assists in developing and implementing processes and procedures, and continuously optimizes to gain efficiency and drive productivity gains
  • Investigation: Conducts investigations and reconciliations of accounts as necessary
  • Financial Transactions: Applies accounting techniques and standard practices to the classification and recording of financial transactions
  • Internal Controls: Participates in internal control testing and prepares relevant documentation
Job Requirement:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Economics/Finance or comparable professional education
  • At least 5 years of working experience in GA Accounting and Reporting
  • Swiss GAAP and IFRS knowledge is mandatory
  • Experience in stakeholder management in a complex set-up
  • Used to work in collaboration with Shared Service Center
  • Experience in Head Quarter Accounting and in handling inter-company transactions as well as in Swiss VAT Reporting would be an asset
  • Knowledge of SAP FI/CO, preferably knowledge of Hyperion and SAP BW too
  • Very good command of English and German