Senior Accountant

Senior Accountant

Our client is looking for an experienced Chartered Accountant with a keen interest in the commodities trading and derivatives environment and an excellent theoretical and
practical understanding of the International Financial Reporting Standards “IFRS”.

Your Role

  • Execute the month end trade related accounting close per profit center
  • Preparing detailed monthly profit and loss and working capital reviews in
    accordance with IFRS
  • Supporting other regional offices in addressing accounting issues and their month
    end closing process
  • Analysing new transactions, concluding and documenting the appropriate
    accounting treatment under IFRS and ensuring its application
  • Supporting traffic/operations with the preparation of ad-hoc departmental financial
    reports and analysis
  • Consistently challenging the status quo to ensure that activities and procedures are
    as efficient and effective as possible, whilst adhering to a strong internal control
    ethos
  • Contribute to current projects underway, outside of month end
  • Maintaining professional and technical accounting and finance knowledge
  • Guiding and advising traffic/operations on accounting day to day accounting matters

Requirements

  • Advanced English and German language ability, both written and spoken
  • Qualified Chartered Accountant, with Big 4 audit firm articles experience
  • 3 -5 years of post-qualification working experience
  • Excellent knowledge of IFRS
  • Knowledge of SAP S4 Hana Fi/Co, Analysis for Office, Microsoft Suite, in particular Excel
Maximum file size: 78 MB.

Job Overview
Category
Audit
Important Information
Swiss work permit or EU Citizenship required
Job Location