Senior Accounting Manager Senior Accounting Manager …

Badenoch + Clark (Switzerland)
in Geneva, Geneve, Switzerland
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 17 Jan 21
Badenoch + Clark (Switzerland)
in Geneva, Geneve, Switzerland
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 17 Jan 21
Senior Accounting Manager
Our client is an international company.

Reporting to the Head of Finance, the Senior Accounting Manager supervises the following controllership activities for the group:
  • Accounting
  • Consolidation
  • Internal controls and audit
  • Treasury
  • Taxes
  • External audit


Day to day:
  • Manage the accounting team for local statutory and consolidated accounts
  • Drive local accounting teams for foreign subsidiaries and branches
  • Participate in closing operations and review all local closing operations and figures
  • Implement a closing book for entities reporting and perform controlling activities over actual figures
  • Prepare consolidated closing operations and financial statements under IFRS standards
  • Comply with local and global reporting requirements
  • Manage tax filings (calculation, declaration, audits)
  • Manage the relationship with outsourced functions (local external accountants, tax advisers) and external auditors

  • Lead group compliance towards IFRS standards
  • Develop, document and deploy an internal control system for all entities within the group
  • Structure and homogenize accounting, finance and internal control policies and procedures across the group
  • Participate in the integration process of newly acquired entities for financial matters
  • Lead tax projects

  • Chartered accountant (Diplôme d'expertise comptable, CPA, ACCA)
  • Minimum 5 years' experience including big 4 experience and international exposure
  • IFRS knowledge and practice
  • Team management and first industrial experience is desired
  • Fluent in English and French
  • Solid internal controls experience in industry (specific ERP controls is a plus)
  • Hands-on manager
  • Exceptional organizational skills and attention to details
  • Ability to work in a lean, action-oriented organization
  • Strong work ethic
  • Ability to influence and negotiate skillfully through all company managers
  • Flexibility, adaptability, self-motivation
  • Ability to work independently and across teams and partners
  • Strong leadership and interpersonal skills
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