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Interim Accountant - Exclusive

Sector Location Job type Salary
Date added
22 December, 2022

Job Description

My client, a fast-paced global manufacturing business headquartered in the Basel area, is urgently seeking two immediately available Interim Accountants for a 3 – 6-month period, ideally to start in January 2023. 

The business is hoping to close a major acquisition and following this the business will require additional support to complete the year-end close and initial integration of several entities, with a focus on the Swiss and German entities. 

This could be a great opportunity for someone who is immediately available and would like to gain some experience of post-merger integration.


Interim Accountant – Exclusive, Basel, Switzerland


Our client is looking for experienced Accountants who can quickly pick up the required tasks and run a year-end close. 


As an Interim Accountant your role will include:

  • Responsible for Monthly Closing of the Swiss & German entities and year-end close
  • Ensure accounting is compliant with IFRS
  • Analyzing the accounts critically and correcting them accordingly
  • Handover to BPO team after about 3 months


The ideal candidate:

  • Prior experience with SAP is essential
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Excel
  • Good knowledge of IFRS would also be required


Language requirements:

Ideally, they are looking for someone with both English and German language skills; however, fluency in either language would be sufficient.


They offer hybrid working, but preferably they would need someone who is able to come to their offices a couple of times a week, so they can be well supported by the Internal Finance team.