FX Exposure Management and Accounting Specialist

  • Competitive
  • Zurich, Switzerland
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Credit Suisse AG
  • 30 Sep 16

FX Exposure Management and Accounting Specialist

Credit Suisse Company Overview Credit Suisse is a leading global wealth manager with strong investment banking and asset management capabilities. Founded in 1856, Credit Suisse has expanded to be a global force employing over 45,000 people in 50 countries. With new leadership, a new strategy and a streamlined global organization, we are set for growth. We partner across businesses, divisions and regions to create innovative solutions to meet the needs of our clients-and to help our employees grow. It is a high priority for us to continually invest in our employees by providing ongoing opportunities for training, networking and mobility. Join us and let's shape the future of Credit Suisse together.

We Offer...

  • A challenging role in Global Treasury offering an interesting combination of market activities and analytical work with a main focus on corporate FX management
  • The role holder will execute FX hedge transactions on foreign currency P&L (revenues/expenses) and foreign currency net assets (capital)
  • Regular market activities through execution of hedge transactions via FX forwards and FX Options with subsequent reflection into US GAAP financials (Net Investment Hedging)
  • Accounting FX specialist for special items like foreign currency participations, capital injections, dividend remittances and accrued P&L
  • Support decisions of Senior Management with analysis of FX mix of capital exposures from a Shareholders Equity, Regulatory Capital and Leverage Exposure perspective
  • Participate in work streams, projects and forums that require FX management expertise and insight
  • Close collaboration with other Shared Services finance functions on FX mix of capital framework under changing regulatory regimes.
  • Career opportunity to work in a small, international team


You Offer...
  • Good technical understanding of FX markets and instruments
    Very good accounting skills and understanding of US GAAP treatment of FX conversion and re-measurement (FAS 52, FAS 133),
  • Ideally some accounting knowledge on special FX items (like IPB, Non Monetary items)
  • 3-5 years of experience within Financial Accounting, Product Control
  • Demonstrating willingness to challenge status quo and drive changes, project skills desired
  • Ability to work under pressure and high level of flexibility
  • Ability to work in an international multi-cultural environment
  • Fluency in English (written and spoken)
  • University degree in Economics or Business Administration (MBA, HWV) or related

*LI-CSJOB*

Mr. E. Kraft (HIOD 24) would be delighted to receive your application.
Please apply via our career portal.

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