Finance Manager (m/f)

Bern Permanent

added 27/01/2022

  • Structure, build and lead the Swiss Finance division
  • International company in Switzerland offers remote working

About Our Client

International IT business that offers a range of services to the SME market, including web hosting, domain registration, VPS and dedicated servers, and with offices across the Nordics, Baltics, Europe and North America. Established in 2014, our client has over 130,000 accounts with employees working from over 3 continents, making it one of the fastest growing web hosting groups in the world.

Job Description

  • Responsible for building and leading a small finance function across the two Swiss businesses to manage day to day finance and payroll
  • Developing strong commercial partnerships with the COO and other senior management
  • Provide monthly management accounts with commercial commentary around direction
  • Build financial controls around key processes including billings to ERP system reconciliations, cash flow management, payroll and purchase to pay cycles
  • Provide commercial finance support to the COO and CFO including financial and customer KPI trends and marketing ROI
  • Prepare weekly cash forecasts for each Swiss business and identify opportunities to improve cash flow
  • Lead the annual budgeting cycle and quarterly re-forecasts for the Swiss businesses
  • Manage and coordinate audit and compliance matters
  • Work closely with the central finance team in London on any group audit or reporting requirements
  • Drive alignment of finance policy
  • Driving standardization of the groups process across each Swiss business

The Successful Applicant

  • 3-5 years of experience in a similar role / Finance Manager / Accounting Manager / Finance BP
  • ACCA qualification would be an advantage
  • Fluent in English, min B2 level in German
  • Solutions focused with track record of driving process improvement
  • Hands on, analytical and pragmatic approach with strong focus on detail
  • Confidence, maturity and credibility at all levels of management
  • Open communication, transparency and the ability to challenge and influence in a constructive manner

What's on Offer

International fast growing company.

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Job summary

Job Function
Accounting, Audit & Advisory, Tax and Treasury
Finance Manager
Technology & Telecoms
Contract Type
Consultant name
Diana Vuletic
Job Reference

PageGroup is an equal opportunity employer committed to workforce diversity, both as an employer as well as a recruitment service provider. Each recruitment decision we make for people we hire and people we place into new roles is based solely on the candidates’ knowledge, experience and skills.