Michael Page Suisse

Accounting / Chartered


Interim financial accountant (m/f)

11 October Kanton Zürich, Zürich Temp

Our client is an international technology company based in Zurich who is looking for a conscientious and proactive candidate who will thrive in a fast-paced and dynamic environment.

- Performing the monthly, quarterly and annual month-end submissions to Group Finance, including preparing balance sheet reconciliations (cash, intercompany, assets, liability, equity) and income statement analysis according to IFRS
- Working with the auditors and tax advisors as part of the annual audit and tax computation processes
- Receiving and validating supplier invoices and employee expense claims and processing for payment
- Maintaining internal controls
- Assisting with process improvement initiatives and facilitating increased support from our Shared Service Centre in the UK

Our client is an international technology company

Great 5 months assignment for an Accountant with strong SAP skills

- Degree in Finance & Accounting or similar education
- Sound knowledge of MS Excel & Word (experience of Power Point desirable)
- Experience with SAP or similar accounting system
- Knowledge and experience of IFRS, Swiss GAAP and other Swiss regulations
- Fluent in both spoken & written English (German speaking highly desirable)
- A positive, proactive "can do" approach
- Excellent communication skills
- Structured approach and detail-orientated, to ensure that documentation and postings are correct, and that processes, procedures and system requirements are strictly adhered to

Competitive salary, great international work environment