Michael Page Suisse

Financial director / Consolidation


Junior controller (m/f)

06 November Kanton Zürich, Zürich Perm

Our client is an international FMCG company. They represent several brands in the market and they are looking for someone to join their small Finance team in Zurich. They are dynamic and have an "open-door", start up mentality even if they are already established in the market.

Reporting to the senior controller your main responsibilities will be:Participate on the tracking and monitoring of the financial resultsSupport the controlling team with the calculation of provisionsEnsure reporting is done accurately and on a timely basisParticipate in the forecast, planning and budget process with focus on IT and technical reportingCollect and report the key comments from Marketing, Commercial and Finance within deadlinesParticipate in monthly and annual closingEnsure correct information in IT business tools and participate in updates and improvement projectsPerform master data check to ensure integration and accuracy between the ERP and the BI toolSupport calculation of new price conditions (new product launch, new customer etc.)Control rebates from the commercial team and track the invoicing process.Provide the necessary help to IT with cost tracking, bookings, and other ad-hoc requests related to finance and reportingParticipate as financial stakeholder for cross functional projectsPerform internal controlsProvide ad-hoc analysis to other divisions when requestedAdd value to the organization by proposing continuous improvements

International FMCG company in Zurich, entrepreneurial environment

Exposure to the business / Excel skills / German & English

You have a Bachelor degree or similar Diploma with already 1-2 years of experience in Controlling or Accounting.

You have had your first experience in controlling or accounting, ideally within FMCG, retail, gastronomy or Luxury.

You speak fluent German and you are also able to communicate well in English.

Your have experience working with ERPs (ideally JDE) and strong knowledge of excel and power point.

You pay attention to details and have an eye for details.

Team player, open minded and eager to learn.

Proactive, able to build relationships within the organization and you enjoy to communicate openly across departments.

Good team environment, opportunity to learn and develop in controlling and familiar environment in a good location in Zurich