Senior Accountant

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  1. Permanent
  2. English, German
  3. Mid-Senior level
  4. Finance & Accounting
  5. Zurich
  6. Healthcare & Life Sciences


Accounting, Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Swiss GAAP, Financial Statements

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On behalf of our client, an international company within FMCG based in Zurich, Swisslinx is looking for a Senior Accountant. This is a great opportunity to bring your proven knowledge and expertise to an organization that offers a dynamic working environment.

Contract type: Permanent
Start Date: Flexible - but the sooner the better
Location: Zurich
Workload: 80% or 100%

Your mission:
- Management of operational financial accounting including accounts receivable and accounts payable via Abacus.
- Processing ongoing accounting transactions for all companies in the Group.
- Preparation of VAT statements.
- Preparation of monthly, quarterly and annual financial statements in accordance with the Swiss Code of Obligations for the Swiss group companies.
- Responsible for preparing the quarterly and annual financial statements of the foreign subsidiaries in accordance with commercial law subsidiaries (together with the local trustee).
- Active participation in the preparation of financial statements and reporting.
- Support in the digitalization of accounting processes.

Your background:
- Fluency in German and a minimum level of English B2.
- At least 5-6 years of experience with accounting.
- At least 4 years of experience Swiss GAAP.
- Good user knowledge of ERP systems (finance module), ideally experience with Abacus.
- Experience with Monthly, Quarterly & Yearly closings.
- Trustworthiness, reliability, discretion and an independent and precise way of working.

What’s an offer?
- Great team & company culture.
- High chances to grow.

If this sounds like you, don’t hesitate to apply here or reach out directly to Veronika von Mentzer, Recruiter:

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