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Group Tax Accountant - Interim 8 months

Sector Location Job type Salary
130000-140000 CHF
Date added
9 November, 2022

Job Description

On behalf of our multinational client, we are seeking an interim Group Tax Accountant to develop and deliver the tax accounting at group level.


If you have a strong tax accounting background, with international exposure, and would benefit from collaborating with the leadership team on strategic projects, then this role will be of interest.


Group Tax Accountant – Interim 8 months, Geneve, Switzerland.


Starting as a fixed-term role, it could move to permanent for the right candidate.


The main duties of the Group Tax Accountant are:


  • Tax accounting disclosures in group and local financial statements, completion and submission of corporate tax calculations observing internal and statutory guidelines, compliance
  • For US GAAP reporting schedule, tax provision and notes for all entities, VAT compliance, tax advice to internal stakeholders, transfer pricing
  • With external stakeholders (audit, tax authorities) develop strong working relationships, review revenue streams, adhere to group performance plan to deliver in a timely fashion


The required skills for the Group Tax Accountant are:


  • Accountancy qualification, preferably in public accounting
  • Strong overall tax accounting, historic filings undertaken, corporate income tax
  • International exposure – intercountry tax understanding, knowledge of international reporting standards (IFRS 16, US GAAP)
  • Differentiation between temporary and permanent differences, transfer pricing, full P&L exposure, SAP (or similar ERP) knowledge
  • Hybrid working policy in effect
  • English language fluency (other European languages an asset)