• Temporary, Full time
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  • 20 Jul 18

Accountant & Finance Analyst 80% - 6 months

  • Morges, Vaud, Switzerland
  • Negotiable
  • Full time

ASAP, for our client, we are looking for an Accountant/Finance Analyst at 80% to fill a 6 months try & hire position.

ASAP, for our client, we are looking for an Accountant/Finance Specialist to fill a 6 months try & hire position.

Description

* Ensure completion of accurate and timely P&L and Balance Sheet reporting to both local and Group management teams with full analysis
* Reconcile and control P&L and balance sheet accounts monthly, with full explanation of reconciling differences
* Manage all accounting procedures (e.g. G/L maintenance, accruals, expense postings, journal entry preparation, A/P, A/R and bank reconciliation) for US GAAP and ensure SOX compliance
* Responsible for commodity position reconciliation and valuation in accordance with US GAAP and ensure effective risk management of commodity exposure
* Monitors KPIs and tracking systems to ensure the effectiveness of business operations including Working Capital control
* Responsible for Statutory reporting
* Regular interaction with other departments such as Tax and Legal to ensure compliance
* Liaise with external vendors (auditors, banks)
* Ensure effective risk management of currency exposures and execute foreign exchange operations with banks
* Maintain adequate and effective internal controls and monitors key control areas for risk management and fraud prevention
* Look pro-actively for process improvements and implement as appropriate
* Manage and liaise accounting and reporting with 3rd party and internally with CFO and finance team
* Provide support to the CFO as and when required

Profile

* Commercial degree - high school diploma (maturité) or equivalent
* Federal diploma of higher education (Brevet Fédéral) in Accounting and Finance or equivalent preferred
* At least 3 years of experience in a Finance role
* Fluent in English and French
* Advanced MS Office skills, experience using ERP, Financial and Cash Management Systems
* Demonstrated learning agility and flexibility, with a dynamic and resilient character
* Strong communicator with ability to work independently as well as within a multicultural and cross-functional team
* Knowledge of futures operations
* Foreign Exchange experience
* Swiss statutory and/or tax filing knowledge
* Previous experience and knowledge of a multinational organization

Job Offer

A 6 month try & hire and a great adventure,

Morges, Vaud, Switzerland Morges Vaud CH