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Senior Accountant

Sector Location Job type Salary
CHF1100000 - CHF120000
Date added
3 March, 2022

Job Description

On behalf of one of our clients, we are seeking a Senior Accountant to join its growing team.

A leading innovator in its field, the company is exploring a listing and, as such, will be embarking on significant structural changes.

If you would benefit from exposure to strategic decision-making in an evolving environment, this role will be of interest.


Senior Accountant, Lausanne, Vaud, Switzerland


The main duties of the Senior Accountant are:

  • Contributing to the preparation for a listing, including conversion to US GAAP
  • Helping to assess process and systems readiness, implementing new KPIs and reporting
  • GL Accounting activities – closing, journal entries, reconciliations
  • Inventory Cost Accounting for a centralised HQ sales model
  • Inventory closing, manufacturing variance, COGS
  • Business partner for operations on, for example, standard cost plans
  • Support for ongoing audits and interaction with external audit partners
  • Preparation of audit reports, managing existing controls and preparing for SOX framework


The main requirements for the Senior Accountant are:

  • US GAAP exposure, strong general Accounting experience
  • Public Accounting or general Accounting skills, including Inventory Accounting in an international setting
  • Willingness to commit to detailed examination of processes and how to improve them
  • Interest in an evolving environment, with the ability to embrace and promote change
  • ERP, with Inventory Accounting module exposure
  • Experience in a manufacturing environment preferred
  • English language


If you are interested in applying for this Senior Accountant role, please register your interest using the link below. Alternatively, please send your CV to or for a confidential conversation please call Alex Williams in our Zug office on +41 41 588 1862