(Junior) Financial Accountant

Nordwand Group
11 Jun 2018
19 Jun 2018
Contract type
Full time
Our client is[nbsp]a Global Swiss firm who is looking to strengthen their[nbsp]Zurich based Finance team. In this role[nbsp]you are responsible for the accurate and timely preparation of monthly, quarterly and annual financial accounts in compliance with local and IFRS requirements for various Swiss Entities and report directly to the Head of Finance Switzerland.Your main tasks are:
Conduct all periodical closings (monthly, quarterly and annual) in coordination with the Head of Finance [&] Accounting.
Coordinate and ensure monthly reconciliation of all accounts (PL and BS) and monitor the receipt and registration of all financial transactions.
Cooperation and coordination of Intercompany activities with all Units worldwide.
Responsible for timely processing of payroll files and reconciliation of all relevant accounts in close collaboration with the HR department.
Ensuring that data from operating system are in sync with the accounting system AX
Constant automation and optimization of accounting processes
Knowledge, skills and experience
At least 5 years of experience in Finance [&] Accounting in a multinational corporation.
Certificate in Finance and Accounting (Fachausweis in Finanz– und Rechnungswesen) or equivalent education.
Solid understanding of accounting processes incl. all required reconciliations and Intercompany transactions.
Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office, especially Excel, is essential. Microsoft Dynamics AX and Oracle HFM knowledge is desirable.
Strong communication skills (written, spoken) in English, German beneficial
Proven ability to work effectively in a fast paced, dynamic turnaround environment
If you are interested in this opportunity, please send us your CV, references and academic certificates to . We look forward to hearing from you.