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Accounting / Chartered


Italian speaking (senior) accountant (m/f)

12 October Kanton Schaffhausen, Schaffhausen Perm

Our client is a US based manufacturing company with their shared service center based in the Schaffhausen area. They have a global presence and are currently expanding their SSC operations in Switzerland.

Responsible for the accounting of the Italian entity

Performs monthly, quarterly and annual closing duties and financial statements according to US and ITA GAAP

Performs analysis of general ledger accounts and identifies necessary adjustments, and prepares documentation to support journal entries and ending balances

Communicates with other members of global finance team on intercompany activity and balances and records necessary adjustments

Responsible for ensuring corporate objectives relating to SOX and internal controls are met which includes responsibilities in the account reconciliation process, SOX testing and documentation, plus internal and external audit support

Provide ad hoc assistance, analysis and reporting as required by management

International and growing environment

Great development possibilities in a stable industry

Strong Accounting experience in an international environment (at least 5 years, preferably within a Shared Service Center environment) according to US and ITA GAAP

University degree in economics or a finance related field (or similar further education)

Fluency in English as well as Italian is a must

Experience with a large-scale ERP is a must (SAP would be ideally)

Excellent Excel knowledge

Proactive, communicative and used to work under pressure

Accuracy and attention to details

Team-player and proven ability to work both independently and supervised

Do your qualifications meet the description above? Do you look for a new and challenging role in international environment in the German speaking part of Switzerland? Then don't wait any longer and apply to the position now!