Michael Page Suisse

Accounting / Chartered


(sr.) financial accountant (m/f)

09 January Kanton Zürich, Zürich Perm

Our client is a leading and fast-growing financial institution with the office located in the heart of Zurich.

Maintenance of the general ledger and associated reporting (according to Swiss Code of Obligations, FINMA Circular 15/1)
Support the preparation of financial reporting, outlining the analysis of monthly/quarterly results, including variance analysisSupport on entity risk managementTax reporting including VATAssist in the preparation of periodic reportingLiaise with internal and external auditorsParticipation in ad-hoc projects and new process implementationEstablishment of financial and risk policiesSupport on financial projections and budgeting

Exciting accounting position within a dynamic environment

Succesful and fast-growing financial institution in the Zurich City Center

Bachelor's degree in finance, business administration, accounting etc., MA/MSc is a plus
Additional accounting qualification is a plus
3 to 5 years of experience in finance department or audit firm with experience in audits of financial sector, preferably in the Swiss financial sector
Familiar with FINMA/SNB reporting requirements for banksSuperior organizational skills and attention to detailProactive attitude and team player
Proficient knowledge of the MS Office package (especially Excel)
Fluency in English and German

Competitive package