Michael Page Suisse


Head of finance (m/w)

New 14 January Canton de Vaud, Lausanne Perm

Our client, a leading not for profit international organization very well-known in Romandy, and committed to bring excellence in its field, is looking to recruit its further Responsible of Finance to reinforce the development of their activities.

As part of the leadership committee, your missions will consist in:Managing a team of AccountantsEnsuring finance operations managementFollow the budget and planning activities vs N-1; Prepare reporting, budgeting and forecastingManaging AP, AR, payrolling, taxes, control of expendituresGuaranteeing all accounting, financial, and payroll activities are in compliance with Swiss standardsLead the financial strategic planning, ensuring the risks management activities (protection of assets, coverage for potential business discrepancies, etc.)Providing financial expertise and insights to the leadership committee in order to take the right business decisionsPresenting financial results to the Board and contribute to the business strategyManage bank accounts relations and financing activities (loans, cash flow management and treasury controls)Liaising with external tax specialists to manage the taxation processWorking on best practices to improve tools and processesReviewing financial aspects of the contracts

Opportunity to join a well-known multicultural organization

Position at Board level

Previous experience as a Head of Finance/Finance Director with management responsibilitiesVery good knowledge of Swiss Accounting, taxation and social questionsExcellent soft skills: Strong leadership skills, and ability to drive change including at board level (high standards of integrity and reliability). Solution-oriented, strategic thinking and hands-on approachBoth Fluent in French and English (minimum C1 level)Strong analytical mindset and decision-making skills. Business oriented, with ability to understand market trends and innovations

Permanent position with a strong exposure.