• Festanstellung, Vollzeit
  • Michael Page
  • 2019-01-21

Financial Controller (m/f)

  • Zürich, Schweiz
  • Negotiable
  • Vollzeit

Join a dynamic setting and work alongside the CFO in all finance-related tasks.

Our client is a financial service provider in Zurich.


Your task will be to support the local CFO in the below-mentioned tasks:

  • Management of the company's accounting
  • Monthly, quarterly & annual reporting
  • Various tax aspects, including VAT and Stamp Duty
  • Prepare budget and financial forecast and variance reports
  • Point of contact for / coordination of external advisers (auditors, legal advisers, etc.)
  • Monitor and further develop internal controls and procedures


Your skillset involves the following points

  • University degree in Accounting/Finance/Controlling, with a further education in Accounting/Controlling (ACCA/CPA or Fachausweis).
  • At least 3-5 years relevant professional experience, ideally in a Big 4 or other international audit/accounting firm (with focus on the financial sector)
  • Strong financial analytic skills as well as knowledge of IFRS and local Swiss GAAP
  • The ability to balance a broad spectrum of responsibilities
  • An analytical and precise personality
  • Fluency in both German and English (French would be an asset)
  • The ability to work autonomously within a small team

Job Offer

You will be working in a small and dynamic team with invaluable exposure to senior management and for a competitive package.