Head of Financial Reporting

  • Competitive
  • Zurich, Switzerland Zurich Zurich CH
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Swisslinx
  • 16 Jul 18 2018-07-16

Head of Financial Reporting



On behalf of our client, an international commodity trading company, Swisslinx is looking for a Head of Financial Reporting to join their team.

Your mission:

- Lead and control the financial, tax, managerial and budget actual reporting (stand-alone and consolidated) of the Group,
- Development and maintenance of the financial, managerial and tax accounting policy,
- Ensuring data consistency and compliance with IFRS, intra-&intercompany, local standards and requirements,
- Development, improvement and supervision of costing policy and methodology,
- Implementation of accounting and reporting processes,
- Monthly/quarterly/yearly closings,
- Managing the accounting team,
- Support and control of the accounting and ERP software development,
- Support of the local audits.

Your background:

- Management, financial or accounting degree,
- 5+ years in international holding or groups of companies in in reporting, controlling, accounting and/or reporting methodology,
- Very good working knowledge of the main principles/options of accounting, financial consolidation, IFRS, budgeting and recognizable business applications implementation,
- Knowledge of basic principles of ICS (internal controls) development (methodology, implementation),
- Participation in SAP implementation is a plus,
- Fluency in English and Russian, any additional language would be an advantage.

To be considered for this role, applicants must be either Swiss citizens, EU-nationals or have the legal right to live and work in Switzerland.
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