Senior Accountant

Specialisation: Finance and Accounting
Function: Accounting / Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Zürich
Published: 12.11.2019
Job ID: NW00000851
Consultant: James Cannon


  • Ownership of GL accounting process for month-end and annual closes for the Swiss Principal entity under US GAAP and Swiss GAAP.
  • Preparation of statutory financial statements and tax declarations.
  • Intercompany reconciliations.
  • Accurate and complete Payroll accounting.
  • Maintenance of Accounting manual
  • Compliance with internal controls for finance topics, point of contact to internal and external audit.
  • Close collaboration with the SSC.

 Your profile:

  • University Degree with Accounting / Financial scope, Chartered Accountancy, Eidg. Fachausweis im Finanz- und Rechnungswesen, HFW or equivalent.
  • 5+ years of practical accounting and finance experience in international accounting and reporting.
  • Fluency in German and English.
  • Proven track record of processes improvement.
  • SAP knowledge highly desirable.
  • Proactive team player with the ability to work independently, whilst utilizing strong communication skills to collaborate across functional teams and geographies.
  • Must be eligible to work in Switzerland.

If you are interested in this opportunity, please send you profile and supporting documents to

Consultant: James Cannon

Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Zürich
Published: 12.11.2019
Job ID: NW00000851

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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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