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Chef Comptable/Accounting Manager

Sector Location Job type Salary
CHF130000 - CHF130000
Date added
18 November, 2021

Job Description

We are seeking a Head of Accounting for our client, a successful and internationally renowned business that is experiencing a period of sustained growth.

The Head of Accounting will manage the Accounting team and lead diverse projects for the Swiss entity.

If you have an Accounting background, and are looking for career and personal development, this role offers both leadership and change management responsibilities, and should be of high interest to you.


Chef Comptable/Accounting Manager, Geneva, Zug


The main duties of the Head of Accounting role are:

  • Management of Accounting for the Swiss entity
  • Collaborating with the Controlling department to establish controls
  • Managing a team of Accountants
  • Monthly closing, reporting
  • Departmental budgeting
  • Leading large-scale projects – new software/ERP implementations
  • Other ad hoc projects as required


The main skills required for the position are:

  • Qualified Accountant (strongly preferred)
  • Swiss GAAP experience, exposure to Swiss Tax, US GAAP
  • Complex Accounting exposure across multiple sites
  • People management experience
  • ERP fluency (preferably implementation experience)
  • French and English languages
  • The ability to introduce change to established processes and improve them


If you are interested in applying for this Chef Comptable/Accounting Manager role please register your interest using the link below, alternatively please send your CV to or for a confidential conversation please call John Bower in our Zug office on +41 41 508 7007.