Michael Page Suisse

Financial director / Consolidation


Finance and administration director

New 01 December Ticino, Lugano Perm

Our client is looking for passionate individuals who want to create leading edge technology, thrive in an intellectually stimulating environment, and make a difference in healthcare outcomes. They provide a professional and challenging work environment where employees can grow and share in the continued success of the company. Individuals who thrive in their environment are team-oriented, self-motivated, creative, and persistent. Most importantly, every member of the team values the hospitals, surgeons and patients that they serve

Reporting to the US-Based CFO, your main responsibilities will be:
*Overall responsibility for assessing, identifying and implementing financial policies and related procedures
*Ensures effective financial internal controls for the finance and accounting function
Primary oversight role with external auditors for all statutory audits
*Assess, create and implement a monthly financial review and monitor process designed to ensure ongoing accuracy of the financial data (balance sheet, income statement, ratio analysis, other quantitative and qualitative measures)
*Identify strengths and weaknesses within the financial organization and implement best practices where needed
*Support Administration topics such as information technology, human resources and facilities management
*Monitor, review and interpret the impact of new accounting/reporting regulations as well as maintaining oversight for any local and US GAAP reconciliations
*Responsibility for the monthly, quarterly and annually reporting to the Head office according to USGAAP
*Ensure VAT compliance across countries
*Maintaining SOX compliance and consistency across legal entities
*Prepare public tenders to support sales initiatives
*Recruiting and developing a strong team
*Support initiatives and ad-hoc projects

Fantastic opportunity to join an international company and play a key role

Opportunity to partner with VP Sales and have an impact at Euroean lev el

*Degree in Accounting / CPA and MBA with focus on Finance ideal
*Knowledge of US GAAP IFRS and Swiss GAAP
*8-10+ years of relevant work experience ideally in an international high-growth environment
*A hands-on, proactive, results driven and service oriented individual with excellent interpersonal, organizational, time management and communication skills
*Must demonstrate the ability to work effectively under pressure in a multi-national, cross functional team
*Excellent collaboration with colleagues within the organization to support the overall Finance and Administration, as well as business goals and objectives

Very competitive package in the area of Lugano