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IT Financial Controller

Posted on Oct 9, 2019 by Harvey Nash IT Recruitment Switzerland

Zürich, Switzerland
Immediate Start
Annual Salary

For our client in Zurich we are looking for an IT Financial Controller for a yearly contract.

Duration: 04/11/2019 to 03/11/2020

Location: Zurich

Workload: 100%

The IT Finance Controller will play a crucial role in supporting the simplification and harmonization of finance operations including budgeting, reporting and internal control activities across 3 regions (US, Europe, Japan) and 2 Legacy company in the IT Finance Team.
He/She will be responsible for the timely and accurate preparation/improvement of standard reports as well as ad-hoc analysis, working closely with the IT Finance Business Partner to provide clarity as well as value adding insight to the business on areas including running budget optimization and project budget evaluation and allocation.


. Providing training and guidance to IT managers on all Finance matters
. Support monthly closing activities
o Communication of monthly close timelines and activities
o Review accuracy/completeness accruals and documentation
o Review accuracy of posted actuals
o Perform all internal control checks required by the accounting hubs
o Send out month variance reports and arrange monthly review meetings with IT managers
. Support projects business case review activities including
o Synergy baseline and documentation verification
o Asset impairment calculations
o Management of project cost tracking structure
. Support for twice a year budgeting cycles
. Support the continued evaluation and improvement of business process as well as continued development of Finance reports and tools in accordance to the needs from the business


. Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance
. 5+ years in FP&A roles, Accounting background beneficial
. Strong data and analytical skills, process oriented and highly organized with a focus on detail, accuracy and precision
. Microsoft office suite (Excel, PowerPoint, Word, SharePoint, PowerBI) Advanced Excel and Power BI skills beneficial
. Finance systems knowledge beneficial (SAP, JDE, HFM, TM1)
. IT Finance/Project experience, beneficial if in the Manufacturing and ERP area
. Proven team player with good communication and interpersonal skills
. Fluent in English (Written/Spoken), German and Japanese beneficial

For further details please contact Beata Arciszewska:

Email: (see below)

Reference: 770290708

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