Accountant - Financial Services, Baar (100%)

  • Competitive
  • Zug, Switzerland Zug Zug CH
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Swisslinx
  • 22 Sep 18 2018-09-22

Accountant - Financial Services, Baar (100%)

On behalf of our client, an established publicly listed investment firm, Swisslinx is seeking an Accountant to join their Finance team in Baar, Switzerland. The company is rapidly expanding and this is a very exciting opportunity to join a growing organisation and have a possibility to take on more responsibilities in the near future.

In this role, you will be in charge of:
• Handling liquidity and payments - both for third parties, as well as within the Group
• Interacting with relationship managers at various banks and carrying out related administrative duties
• Responsible for payroll of the Group and other complementary tasks
• Using ABACUS to carry out bookkeeping and accounting for the Group
• Reconciliations and monitoring accounts receivable
• In charge of the revenue recognition process
• Assist the Accounting Manager and follow-up on specific queries and reconciliations related to cash transactions and accounting
• Assist the CFO, as well as the Finance team and other entities within the Group

In order to succeed in the role, you will need the following qualifications and skills:
• Degree in Accounting, Finance, or Economics
• 4+ years of experience in accounting
• Background within Financial services is a plus
• Experience in payroll is a plus
• Strong attention to detail and ability to multitask
• Fluent in English and preferably German

Our client has over 50 year's knowhow managing distressed asset portfolios, as well as a strong track record of transactions worldwide - predominately in Eastern Europe. If you are interested in joining a demanding yet rewarding role, with the possibility of fast career progression, then please send us your full CV in English.

We look forward to receiving your application!

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