Financial Accountant

  • Competitive
  • Zurich, Switzerland
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Swisslinx
  • 20 May 19

Financial Accountant

On behalf of a renowned global investment bank located in Zürich, Swisslinx is looking for a skilled and motivated Financial Accountant to join their team on a permanent basis.

Your Responsibilities:
- Participate in monthly and quarterly account reconciliations
- Prepare financial statements in accordance with CH GAAP and IFRS
- Bookkeeping of all trading activities and non-trade related activities as a back-up for AP Accountant
- Liaise with various internal departments with regards to any accounting matters
- Crate evaluations and settlements including AHT statements, VAT invoices and internal control reports.
- Assist in periodic closing activities

Your Skills:
- Relevant educational background in Finance and Accounting
- Minimum 4 years of relevant work experience within accounting in the financial sector
- Knowledge within OTC, ETD and Commodity Trade Finance and advantage
- Great analytical and interpersonal skills across various cultures
- Competence within Excel, Navision, Murex, Calypso are an advantage
- Fluency in English is a must, Russian and German are advantageous

So if you like working in a fast paced international environment and interested in a new challenge - This is the opportunity for you.
We look forward to receiving your application!

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