Michael Page Suisse

Financial director / Consolidation


Interim accounting manager (m/f)

03 November Kanton Basel-Stadt, Basel Temp

International organization

In charge of the General Ledger and the integrity and accuracy of financial bookkeeping records in compliance with regulations;Responsible for year-end closing,preparation of Annual Financial Statements in line with Swiss law and the year-end statutory audit;In charge of controlling processes by preparing regular internal reports to aid the decision-making of other school departments and the school management;Analysis of accounting records and timely elevation of issues when noted;
Manages the cash collection process and monitors cash flow via the periodical preparation of cash flow statements and budgets;Internal Control System (ICS): develop, review and maintain accounting and reporting procedures to comply with internal control requirements;Prepares quarterly VAT returns;Identifies and recommends methods to improve financial and operational procedures;Trains, mentors and appraises members of the Finance Team (5 people of which 3 are in accounting and 2 are in purchasing);

International environment for and experienced Finance and Accounting Manager

Interesting 7 months project in Finance and Accounting leading a team

Bachelor's degree or equivalent in Finance, Accounting, Business or a related subject area, CPA nice to have;Minimum 3 years of experience in a similar role, in charge of financial accounting while managing a small team- is an absolute must;Knowledge and experience with Swiss law and financial regulations including Internal Control SystemsExperience with financial accounting software is requiredDemonstrated skills and previous experience in financial planning, process management, budget management and effective deployment of resources;Languages: German and English both fluent is a must

Interesting role and team to lead