• Permanent, Full time
  • Michael Page
  • 03 Apr 18

Private Equity - Financial Controller (m/f)

  • Zurich, Switzerland
  • Negotiable
  • Full time

In this key role as a Financial Controller the main focus will be to support the CFO in a wide range of tasks amongst areas like: reporting, accounting, tax, compliance and ad-hoc projects.

Our client is an independent private investment company with assets of US$65bn managed or advised in Europe, North America and Asia.


Our client is looking for a Financial Controller. The candidate will mainly support the local CFO in:

  • Managing the company's accounting with the support of an external provider
  • Ensuring monthly, quarterly & annual reportings to various group entities
  • Managing tax aspects, including VAT and Stamp Duty
  • Liaising with other group entities for cash planning/budgeting
  • Handling corporate/legal & specific compliance aspects
  • Ad hoc work Finance & Operations projects
  • General management of Company's Operations


  • Higher degree in business administration & accounting (an additional legal/compliance education or experience is a plus).
  • Have at least 3-7 years relevant professional experience, ideally in an international audit/accounting firm
  • Be able to deal with a broad spectrum of responsibilities
  • Have an analytical and precise personality
  • Be fluent in German and English (a good knowledge of French is a plus)
  • Be able to work autonomously and in a small team

Das Angebot

Very competitive package.

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