Interim Senior Accounting Manager (m/f)

  • 23 août
  • Kanton Zürich
  • CDD
Michael Page Suisse
Our client is an international manufacturing company with HQ based in the greater Zurich area.

- Management of a team of 3 to 5 finance professionals
- Ensuring compliance with US GAAP / Local GAAP / SOX / Tax and VAT requirements
- Executing the month end closing activities of the legal entities according to the closing schedule and in line with both US GAAP and internal accounting guidelines
- Heavily supporting on the internal and external audit requests. Ensure timely, high quality and complete delivery of specified audit areas and respond to requests from external auditors during the interim and yearend US GAAP audit
- Coordinate timely preparation of statutory audit requirements from various local external audit teams across the EMEA region
- Conduct certain SOX processes, work closely with control owners to ensure timely and adequate control performance to avoid SOX deficiencies, collect and provide information required by internal and external auditors
- Performing quantitative and qualitative financial analysis of monthly operating results and prepare and post corrective entries

International company with HQ based in the greater Zurich area

Strong Accounting Manager with experience in US GAAP / Local GAAP / SOX

- Bachelor degree in Accounting/Finance or alternatively a qualification as a "Sachbearbeiter /-in Rechnungswesen" or "Bilanzbuchhalter/-in" (or a similar professional qualification)
- Minimum 7-10 years of relevant accounting and financial experience in a multinational environment (Big 4 as a plus)
- Experience with Internal Controls (preferably in a SOX environment)
- Advanced computer skills on MS Office, accounting software like SAP, One Source or Blackline
- Fluent in English, both verbal and written
- Fluent at one or more local languages for countries of responsibility is a plus
- Work experience with cultural diversity
- Be pro-active, ability to work independently and within tight deadlines, hands on mentality, convincing and motivating
- Work result driven and with a high attention to details
- Have good team skills, as well as leadership skills and the ability to communicate clearly
- Have the ability to organize yourself and to set appropriate priorities

Competitive salary, international team environment