Lukas Qureshi

Recruitment Consultant

Phone number: +41 41 588 1865

Email: [email protected]

Recruitment Consultant

Lukas is a Recruitment Consultant in our Finance & Accountancy recruitment team, working in close partnership with Director, John Bower in the Suisse Romande region.

Lukas joined EMEA with excitement to diversify his experience throughout recruitment to meet a variety of people in the Finance sector and develop his professional career.

He finds fulfilment in his role by connecting people to their dream jobs in companies that match their ambitions, values and developmental goals.

Lukas enjoys nurturing long-term relationships with clients and candidates throughout Switzerland and hosting a wide range of events in the Suisse Romande region for our extensive network.

He is also part of our ESG committee and has previously created a programme for strategy development across sustainability within industry.

Lukas’ Interests

Lukas is interested in hockey, cheese & wine, his pet dog (Arlo), travelling, and TV, films & media.

Hockey is Lukas’ main sporting interest, and he has played hockey since he was ten years old.

At age 16, Lukas was the youngest person on his team and was coached by an ex-England professional while playing against those aged 18-40+.

He has since played against top universities and represented England.

In his spare time, Lukas is also learning French to help him develop a deeper connection with those in Suisse Romande.

Recruitment Consultant
  • Hockey
  • Arlo
  • Cheese & Wine
  • TV, Film & Media
  • Travelling

Lukas Qureshi

Recruitment Consultant

Phone number: +41 41 588 1865

Email: [email protected]

Lukas is a Recruitment Consultant in our Finance & Accountancy recruitment team, working in close partnership with Director, John Bower in the Suisse Romande region.

Lukas joined EMEA with excitement to diversify his experience throughout recruitment to meet a variety of people in the Finance sector and develop his professional career.

He finds fulfilment in his role by connecting people to their dream jobs in companies that match their ambitions, values and developmental goals.

Lukas enjoys nurturing long-term relationships with clients and candidates throughout Switzerland and hosting a wide range of events in the Suisse Romande region for our extensive network.

He is also part of our ESG committee and has previously created a programme for strategy development across sustainability within industry.

Lukas’ Interests

Lukas is interested in hockey, cheese & wine, his pet dog (Arlo), travelling, and TV, films & media.

Hockey is Lukas’ main sporting interest, and he has played hockey since he was ten years old.

At age 16, Lukas was the youngest person on his team and was coached by an ex-England professional while playing against those aged 18-40+.

He has since played against top universities and represented England.

In his spare time, Lukas is also learning French to help him develop a deeper connection with those in Suisse Romande.

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  • Hockey
  • Arlo
  • Cheese & Wine
  • TV, Film & Media
  • Travelling

Lukas Qureshi JOBS

Competitive
Posted a month ago

Our client, a global leader in the energy industry, is seeking a highly motivated and knowledgeable Senior Internal Auditor with experience in Trading Operations to join the vibrant team in Geneva, Switzerland. 

This position resides within a growing team, hence the need for a strong Senior Internal Auditor to strengthen the team.

As an integral part of the team, you\'ll have the opportunity to inspire and enhance the Internal Audit team, with a core role in driving operational excellence. 

As the Senior Internal Auditor, you will:

  • Manage end-to-end delivery of operational and compliance audits in commodities trading, including planning, fieldwork, and reporting
  • Conduct risk assessments and develop risk-focused audit plans for potential operational and compliance risk areas in trading operations
  • Evaluate the effectiveness of internal control environments and identify areas for control enhancements
  • Prepare clear and concise audit reports
  • Monitor implementation of audit recommendations and ensure closure with auditees
  • Manage on-time execution with support from junior resources
  • Provide training and mentoring to junior audit staff
  • Must have a profound understanding of the commodities trading industry, covering physical, shipping, and derivatives
About You:
  • 5-7 years of Internal Audit experience with a focus on commodities trading
  • Track record in designing and managing audit engagements, covering core risk areas
  • Degree in Economics, Finance, or related fields
  • Professional qualification (ACCA, CPA, or equivalent)

EMEA Recruitment is committed to promoting Equity, Diversity and Inclusion in the workplace. We act as a neutral third party in the recruitment process, basing our candidate searches on skills and experience. We do not discriminate on the basis of age, gender, sex, relationship status, disability, race, religion/beliefs, or sexual orientation.

Competitive salary
Posted 2 weeks ago
EMEA Recruitment is working with an esteemed financial services company that is searching for a Senior Accountant to join their well-established team.

The learning opportunities from working with highly experienced colleagues will develop you for future growth, strong determination is a fundamental characteristic in this role.

As the Senior Accountant, you will:
  • Support accounting, reporting, tax and payroll services to client companies
  • Bookkeeping for Swiss and international clients under appropriate GAAPs
  • Preparation of reports, year-end closing, financial statements, simple tax returns and a review of VAT returns
  • Supervision and control of a portfolio of key clients
  • Keep informed of developments in Swiss GAAP, international accounting standards and Swiss payroll-related subjects, ensuring compliance at all times
  • Technical research on specific accounting and tax issues
  • Assistance to the payroll department for specific accounting issues
About you:
  • Accounting degree with 5 years\' experience (in-house or client accounting)
  • In-depth knowledge of Swiss accounting specifics
  • Fluent in French and English
  • Proven experience in managing client relationships
EMEA Recruitment is committed to promoting Equity, Diversity and Inclusion in the workplace. We act as a neutral third party in the recruitment process, basing out candidate searches on skills and experience. We do not discriminate on the basis of age, gender, sex, relationship status, disability, race, religion/beliefs, or sexual orientation.
Competitive salary
Posted 2 weeks ago
EMEA Recruitment is seeking a Part-Time Accountant to join an international services and products company, within a well-established team.

This role provides sought-after flexibility ensuring a healthy work-life balance. 

Key responsibilities of the Part-Time Accountant will include:
  • Utilising SAP for AP invoices
  • Ensuring documentation is completed in accordance with internal policies
  • Supporting inter-company reconciliation for monthly and quarterly reports
  • Preparation of invoices for non-trade and inter-company recharges
  • Support implementation of centralisation of invoice management through SAP and Digital AP bookings

Key requirements of the Part-Time Accountant:
  • ACCA qualification
  • Fluent in French and English
  • In-depth SAP knowledge
  • 5+ years of experience in Corporate Accounting

EMEA Recruitment is committed to promoting Equity, Diversity and Inclusion in the workplace. We act as a neutral third party in the recruitment process, basing out candidate searches on skills and experience. We do not discriminate on the basis of age, gender, sex, relationship status, disability, race, religion/beliefs, or sexual orientation.