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Group Accountant - (Projects/Reporting)

Ref
JB-6318
Sector Location Job type Salary
90-110 CHF
Date added
30 September, 2022

Job Description

On behalf of our exciting international client, we are seeking a Group Accountant (Projects/Reporting) to update their ERP, and establish and take on new reporting processes.

 

If you have a strong international accounting background, with the ability to complete large complex projects, this role will be of interest. This position would start as a contract and move to a permanent role.

 

Group Accountant – (Projects/Reporting), Geneva, Switzerland

 

The main duties and of the Group Accountant (Projects/Reporting) are:

 

  • Projects
    • Set up consolidation in ERP – trial balances, templates
    • Set-up of char of accounts, intercompany eliminations
    • Mapping of old vs new processes and results, quarterly reporting creation
    • Error correction in new system, strong communication with management

 

  • Ongoing
    • Preparation of consolidated accounts under US GAAP, entries
    • Collation of entities’ reporting for review
    • Accounting memos, adjustments at group level
    • Forecast and analysis, other projects as required

 

The main requirements of the Group Accountant (Projects/Reporting) are:

 

  • Good core accounting skills – international standards, preferably US GAAP
  • Good periodic reporting understanding, adjustments, eliminations
  • Preparation of financial statements, VAT and tax returns
  • Strong experience working with an ERP and changes therein (Navision preferred)
  • Good IT skills (understanding of new technology in accounting)
  • Fluent English, French/German a benefit