ASAP: Group Financial Controller/ Accountant 100%

Location
Switzerland
Salary
Competitive
Posted
04 Jul 2022
Closes
25 Jul 2022
Ref
JN -072022-5671752
Contact
Sophie Kaehler
Sector
Insurance
Contract type
Interim
Hours
Full time

Our client, one of the largest insurance groups in the world, with it's office in Zurich is currently looking for a Group Financial Controller who can start and support the team as soon as possible. This is a temporary position for min. 9 months. In this position you are responsible for the correct, complete, and compliant production of the externally disclosed Consolidated Financial Statements.

Client Details

Our client, one of the largest insurance groups in the world, with it's office in Zurich is currently looking for a Group Financial Controller who can start and support the team as soon as possible. This is a temporary position for min. 9 months. In this position you are responsible for the correct, complete, and compliant production of the externally disclosed Consolidated Financial Statements.

Description

  • Responsible for the correct, complete, and compliant production of the externally disclosed Consolidated Financial Statements
  • Analyse data (balance sheet, income statements, etc.) and ensure accuracy of reporting in accordance with IFRS requirements, group instructions, guidelines and policies
  • Assist in accounting and reporting matters
  • Comply with Internal Controls over Financial Reporting, prepare backup and supporting documents
  • Prepare and publish the half-year and end-year financial statements
  • Review of Investor relations material
  • Handling of ad-hoc requests
  • Support in improving the analysis process
  • Liaise with external auditors
  • Liaise with various stakeholders for the maintenance of master data information, risk, internal controls, investor relations, etc.

Profile

  • University degree in Finance (Accounting and Controlling) or similar education
  • General accounting, controlling and reporting knowledge
  • Good knowledge of IFRS
  • Willing to take ownership, hardworking, persistent, able to work under pressure, team-oriented personality
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Fluent spoken and written English
  • Knowledge in BW(SAP) and Power BI desired
  • Solid use of Microsoft Office especially Excel (Power Pivot/Query knowledge big advantage)

Job Offer

  • Working for one of the largest insurance groups in the world
  • Fast entry into an international and dynamic environment
  • Interesting temporary position in Group Controlling/ Accounting
  • Long-term temporary position of min. 9 month with the possibility of an extension

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