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GL Accountant

Sector Location Job type Salary
45,000 - 55,000 CHF
Date added
13 January, 2023

Job Description

EMEA Recruitment is currently looking for a GL Accountant for a leading business in Lugano.

We are keen to speak to individuals with at least three years’ experience in Accounting, who are considering their next career move.

This position will focus on monthly/year-end closing, tax compliance (VAT and Intrastat), and co-ordination with external auditors.

The company has a fantastic reputation. Within this role, working as a part of a well-established and experienced team, you will have excellent opportunities to develop your skills and experience, while building strong, meaningful relationships across the business.

The position will suit a candidate who is proactive, self-driven and has good social skills, coupled with a strong technical mindset.


GL Accountant, Lugano, Ticino, Switzerland


Responsibilities of the GL Accountant:

  • Responsible for the general Accounting functions, preparing journal entries, intercompany reconciliations
  • Monthly/yearly closing and audit preparation
  • Fixed assets Accounting
  • Tax Accounting, VAT and Intrastat compliance
  • Co-ordinate external Accountants and internal shared service centre


Ideal candidate profile:

  • 3+ years’ relevant experience in Accounting
  • Economic/Accounting background, with demonstrated skills in Accounting and financial policies
  • Hands-on knowledge with Accounting software (Abacus preferred)