Financial Accountant

Recruiter
Swisslinx
Location
Zürich
Salary
Competitive salary
Posted
14 Oct 2019
Closes
03 Nov 2019
Ref
8606_6521013
Our client is an international industrial group.

On behalf of our client, Swisslinx is looking for a hands-on and experienced Financial Accountant to join their growing team in Z ¼rich.

Your mission

- Full responsibility of the Accounting function (AP/AR/GL)
- Perform Cost Accounting
- Perform monthly, quarterly and yearly financial closings
- Improve and implement Accounting & Financial Control processes and systems
- Record and process invoices and bank payments
- Reconcile invoices, accounts, debtors and creditors
- Responsible for Swiss VAT & tax declarations with support from consultants as necessary
- Support auditing activities

Your background

- 3-5+ years of working experience in accounting in Switzerland,
- A degree in Accounting, Finance or Economics,
- Experience with Swiss GAAP FER is required in addition experience in IFRS would be beneficial
- Construction, Infrastructure background would be preferred,
- Knowledge of Abacus accounting software and very good knowledge of MS Office (Excel) is beneficial,
- Independent, hands on working attitude
- Comfortable in an international multicultural environment
- Fluency in English and German,
- Currently based in Switzerland.

What's on offer

Our client is a growing and dynamic organisation, hence this opportunity will ideally suit someone hands-on and entrepreneurial who can operate at a strategic level whilst simultaneously also doing basic accounting tasks manually.
You will have a real impact on their success and the opportunity to grow together with the company.
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