Fiduciary Accountant - 50/60%

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  1. Permanent
  2. English, German
  3. Mid-Senior level
  4. Finance & Accounting
  5. Zurich
  6. Financial Services
  7. Accounting, IFRS, SWISS GAAP, Truehand, Fiduciary
Our client an independent global specialist in trust, fiduciary, corporate and fund services is seeking a locally Swiss based experienced German speaking Accountant to join their Zurich office in a 50/60% capacity.

The successful candidate will provide client accounting support across financial and management accounting, statutory reporting, corporate tax analysis and Swiss VAT compliance.

Key duties and responsibilities will include:

• Preparation of financial reporting, outlining the analysis of monthly/quarterly results
• Preparation of Swiss corporate Tax reporting including Swiss VAT returns
• Payroll administration
• Assist in the preparation of periodic reporting
• Liaise with internal and external auditors
• Participation in ad-hoc projects and new process implementation
• Be responsible for your own portfolio of corporate clients and manage it independently

The successful candidate will have experience operating in a similar role with a minimum of 5 years’ experience in a fiduciary business of audit firm/Treuhand and will be able to demonstrate a high level of technical competency with proficient skills in Excel and experience using financial applications.

The Successful Applicant will hold a Bachelor's degree in finance, business administration, accounting etc., MA/MSc would be a plus as would and additional accounting qualification.

Fluency in English and German is a must, Russian although not required would be a definite plus.

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