Michael Page Suisse

Accounting / Chartered


Financial & accounting controller

12 September Genève, Geneva Perm

Our client is a privately owned business operating in the Real Estate investments area. Current portfolio of assets includes properties in Switzerland and Eastern/Norther Europe.

The Geneva office will be soon established and we are now looking to recruit a:

Finance & Accounting Controller

The right candidate will act as Chief Financial Officer for the group's parent company and subsidiaries. His/her responsibilities will include:

Preparing the financial statements of all entities within the group,

Preparing consolidated financial statements and group cashflow

Overseeing intra-group transactions including ensuring adequate documentation of inter-company balances,

Managing cash-flow to ensure sufficient cash is available to meet the operational expenses of all entities,

Overseeing invoices payable and ensuring settlement by the appropriate entity,

Overseeing invoicing receivables for all entities and ensuring cash receipts

The role will report to the Executive Committee.

Start up phase

Newly created role to support business growth

Qualified Accountant - a strong experience of local statutory requirements as well as other European jurisdictions is required to meet the business' requirements,

Excellent communication and organisational skills, capacity to operate in a fast moving environment, working on multiple projects simultaneously,

Fluent in French, English. Good command of German would be a key asset.

An entrepreneurial environment will reward efforts and commitment