Head Accounting & Tax

Experis AG

Posted on Nov 25, 2022 by Experis AG

Zürich, Switzerland
Accountancy
Immediate Start
Annual Salary
Contract/Project

Head Accounting & Tax

Candidates from EU who would like to relocate to Switzerland are welcomed

Experis IT is on the search for a Head Accounting & Tax to join one of their clients, a well-known international company based in Switzerland. This exciting temporary opportunity is only open to candidates with relevant experience. If you're looking to take your career to the next level, please read on!

Contact: Francesca De Chirico

Start Date: ASAP

Duration: 6 months with possibility of further contract extension

Location: Zürich

Workload percentage: 100%

Key Responsibilities:

  • You will be responsible for the accounting of a Swiss operational entity (> 500 FTE, turnover > CHF 500mio) with the support of our accounting hub composed by 11 accountants working over several company's entities.
  • You will report directly to the Head of SPS Finance Operations and to the CFO of the Swiss entity, both located in Luxembourg.
  • You supervise the quality of general accounting entries, reconciliations, controls and backups.
  • You supervise the billing team for the Swiss entity and the technical accounting team for all the SIX Payment Services entities.
  • You ensure the proper month end closing process (deadline, quality).
  • You lead and development of people involved in the accounting of the Swiss entity.
  • You prepare internal & external reporting.
  • You ensure the Swiss Tax and Legal/regulatory compliance in cooperation with Swiss local advisors.

Your Skills:

  • Master's Degree in Accounting/Finance or equivalent.
  • At least 7 years' experience in a similar role in corporate Finance and in an international environment.
  • Knowledge of Swiss Gaap is an asset, excellent IFRS and SAP experience are required.
  • Ability to work on his/her own initiative, he/she will be able to work under pressure with very tight deadlines. Always looking to improve current processes.
  • Flexible and open minded with an excellent presentation and communication skills.
  • Fluent in English is mandatory, French and German would be considered as an asset.

Don't hesitate and send us your CV and testimonials today through the link in the advert.

Interested in this opportunity? Kindly send us your CV today through the link in the advert. However, should you have any questions please contact Francesca De Chirico.

Reference: 1804048029

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