Role details

Financial Analyst/ Trade Accountant

Geneva   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Opportunity within an established and growing soft commodity trading business.
  • Permanent position for immediately available candidates

About Our Client

My client are an established Vaud based trading company who specialise within the Soft Commodity Sector. They are looking to reinforce their Finance capacity by recruiting an experienced financial analyst/ trade accountant.

Job Description

This position looks after margin accounts (sales plm 1billion usd annually). You will be responsible for:

*Financial reporting and control - preparing and providing timely & accurate Management Information and Financials as per deadline & accounting standards, including preparing & booking Fair Value Accounting.
*Legal, Regulatory & Statutory Compliance - support compliance with statutory authority and audit requirements
*Risk Management and Control - keep close control over risks appearing in daily and month end closing processes of commodity and currency positions. This will include monitoring and analysing of new business transactions, realised and unrealised margins and preparing & reviewing trading Pl.
*Audit and Controls - ensuring and strengthening internal control systems, internal/external audit coordination
*Business support - report on time regular and ad-hock requested information pertaining to financial subjects as working capital, inventory, reserves, sales- and margin reports

The Successful Applicant

Ideally, you will have:

Hold Master Degree in Finance/Business Administration
At least 3 years of relevant experience in international trading/commercial environment
Fluent in English
Fair Value Accounting & commodity position experience
Team player mentality, problem solving experience, be analytical and value orientated

What's on Offer

Opportunity in line with experience.

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