Senior Accountant (temporary)

Specialisation: Finance and Accounting
Function: Accounting / Accountant
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Basel
Published: 25.11.2020
Job ID: NW00000959
Consultant: James Cannon

Our client is looking for an experienced Accountant for a 9 month contract, beginning as soon as possible, to be based within their global headquarters in Basel.

Main responsibilities

  • Prepare monthly financial statements, reports and supporting schedules by collecting, analyzing and summarizing account information according to monthly close schedule
  • Assist with analyzing financial statements on a monthly basis and report on variances
  • Responsible for general ledger
  • Assist with financial audits
  • Maintain bank accounts
  • Monitor reserve accounts
  • Review bank statements
  • Research and reconcile all discrepancies
  • Auditing and verifying documents
  • Assist with quarterly reports; analyzing and correcting discrepancies
  • Assist in documentation and monitoring of internal controls
  • Financial and profitability analysis on a requested basis

Profile of ideal candidate

  • Degree level education in Business / Finance
  • ACCA / CPA / CA is mandatory
  • Excellent English skills, both verbally and in written
  • Minimum of 5 years experience, ideally including time within the big 4
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications; experience with MS Dynamics would be an asset

Consultant: James Cannon

Contract Type: Contract
Location: Basel
Published: 25.11.2020
Job ID: NW00000959

Who we are

The Nordwand Group AG in Zurich and the Nordwand Group Genève SA specialise in providing IT jobs and finance jobs on a permanent, contracting and interim management basis. We also offer executive search services across a broader range of functions.

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