Role details

HQ Finance & Accounting Manager

Geneva   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • International environment - Start up phase
  • Finance & Accounting Manager

About Our Client

Our client is a fast growing FMCG company operating its EMEA business from Geneva. The structure is finally recent and there is a lot of improvements and set up activities to run for their future HQ Finance & Accounting Manager.

Job Description

- Monthly close of the Swiss principal entity, with complex Intercompany transactions; up to reconciliations,

- Management and development of a complex Accounting structure across Europe, including extensive work with external providers,

- Preparation of Swiss GAAP and IFRS statements according to Group policies,

- Supervision of AP, AR, GL, Assets, Cash/Banking ledgers,

- Improvement of Key Internal Controls across the entities to meet External / Internal Audit requirements,

- Development of robust processes to ensure a smooth month/year-end close process.

The Successful Applicant

- 10 years minimum of experience in Accounting / Financial Compliance, including at least 2 years in a similar role,

- Proven experience in managing a Swiss Principal Company and LRD/Commissionaires affiliates and in a complex organization,

-English and French speaking,

- Accounting qualification, ACA/CPA/Brevet Fédéral a strong plus,

- Proficient on SAP FI-CO; SD-MM an asset,

-Brevet Fédéral or equivalent, CPA is a plus,

- Analytical, Process-Improvement capacity, detail-oriented, ability to work with Business Leaders, hands-on and assertive,

- Ability to work in a low structured and fast paced environment.

What's on Offer

Great opportunity to be part of a solid team of professionals and to drive change in an international environment.

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