• Temporary, Full time
  • Michael Page
  • 2018-08-23

IFRS Project Accountant

  • Geneva, Geneve, Switzerland
  • Negotiable CHF
  • Full time

For our client, a global commodity trading house, we are looking for a Project Accountant with strong expertise in IFRS for a long term contract (5 to 7 months).

Our client is a global commodity player.

Description

  • Implement new tools and system to monitor financial information in accordance to IFRS
  • Propose and lead new accounting adjustments methods
  • Serve as the key contact and resource for technical accounting topics in the implementation of accounting IFRS standards
  • Collaborate with Accounting team in Switzerland and in the business Units to guide and direct operating businesses on accounting treatment and interpretation for complex transactions
  • Continuously monitor external standards and applications of those standards
  • Assist with various projects

Profile

  • Degree in Finance and/or Accounting, Accounting diploma (ACCA, CPA, Brevet)
  • 5 to 7 years experience in accounting, audit, controlling ideally in the commodity trading industry
  • Strong expertise with IFRS standards
  • Excellent project management skills
  • Strong drive, leadership but hands on
  • Able to work heavy workload and tight deadlines

Job Offer

Great Opportunity to join a dynamic team and organisation.

Geneva, Geneve, Switzerland Geneva Geneve CH