Accountant (Europe) (f/m/x)
15. März 2019
Finanz- & Rechnungswesen
Vacancy: Accountant (Europe) (f/m/x) - We are looking for an Accountant (Europe) for our client, a modern global leader in technology, providing services in more than 100 countries, headquartered in the Zug area. The accountant will be a key contributor to the accounting operations related to the European entities. For this position, the employee in question will work directly for our client. The support, placement and all of our additional services are free of charge for you as the applicant.
Your Responsibilities as Accountant (Europe) (f/m/x)
- Accounting responsibility over Italian, French and British entities (working with external accounting firms in the countries)
- First point of contact for auditors and external accountants
- Manage GL of above entities
- Supervise subledgers (AR/AP/Cash) and actively book accruals, provision, taxes
- Manage monthly closing, half year and year end including reporting packages complying with Swiss GAAP FER
- Manage statutory reporting
- Manage quarterly and annual tax filings for income tax and VAT
- Oversee banks, payments and AP which are managed by junior accountant
- Continuously supporting supervisor and main stakeholders with day to day accounting functions and ad hoc tasks.
- Actively interacting with peers, suppliers and other stakeholders
- Responsibility over Accountings receivables. Due diligence on customers to determine credit terms and credit collection. Supervise AR subledger, manage bad debts with support from junior accountant
- Cash management: prepare group wide cash forecast and actively manage funds between entities. Also plan funds for potential investments
Your Qualification and Skills
- Qualification in accounting
- Several years of experience in accounting and closings, working over multiple entities
- German & English fluent
- Proficient in working with ERP and MIS tools
- Pragmatic and solution-oriented team player
Our client is offering
- Permanent employment contract
- The possibility to work in an international environment from the Swiss Headquarter
- The opportunity to work in a dynamic and innovating company, with high quality products
Have we piqued your interest?
Then apply online as an Accountant (Europe) (f/m/x) by citing this reference number 06680-0010861324. If you have any questions, Danh Truong from Robert Half will be happy to help you.
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