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Accounting / Chartered


Accountant 80-100% (m/w)

12 October Kanton Zürich, Zürich Perm

Our client is an international membership organization active in the financial cross-border markets worldwide. Its members include a wide range of firms participating in these markets, including major global banks, brokers, private banks, asset managers, as well as stock exchanges, central counterparties and clearing and/or settlement systems. For the head office based in the heart of Zurich the organization is looking for a motivated, service oriented and highly qualified Accountant

Your tasks:

handling monthly closing processhandling the monthly Zurich salary run and the payroll accounting, and also liaising with social security authorities and the pension fundpreparing monthly reconciliations of all balance sheet accountscollecting, checking and preparing data for VAT returns for various countrieshandling accounts payable, including processing invoices, follow up with members and third parties and resolve discrepancies in a timely manner.handling accounts receivable, including processing payments, producing statement of accounts, collection of overdue accounts and account reconciliation when required.billing invoices and maintaining reminder processprocessing bank, expenses and credit card receiptsdelivering various monthly and year end tasks on timeliaising with auditorsliaising with the organization's offices and advisors in London, Paris and Hong Kong

* international and innovative membership organization in Zürich

* challenging work environment with English as working language

What we are looking for:

completed commercial education and accountancy education or similar with 3-5 years of professional experience

good understanding of how a Finance and Accounting Department functionsgood command of English and German (written and spoken) is a mustawareness of current Swiss taxation and if possible UK VAT legislationawareness of Swiss payroll processing and social securities handlingawareness of new accounting standardsability to communicate within peer groups and to management level

Do you recognize yourself and are you looking for a great opportunity? Do you want to work in an international environment? Then do not hesitate and apply now!