Great opportunity in a dynamic environment
Strategic leadership and business support
About Our Client
Our client is a successful fast growing Asset Manager that invests in Alternative Investments. For the further development of the company we are searching for a Finance Director.
Responsible for daily operations of accounting tasks, including month and-year end process, accounts payable / receivable, cash receipts, payroll, treasury, cash forecasting, etc.
In charge of the finance department with a team of 4 employees and external partners
Monitoring and analysing accounting data and produce monthly, quarterly and annual financial statements (Swiss Gaap Fer / IFRS)
Ensure that the company's financial practices are in line in statutory regulations and legislation incl. tax and audit support of the team
Improvement of systems, procedures, processes
Development and documentation of business processes and accounting policies to maintain and strengthen internal controls
Supports the Management Team and Executive Committee on projects
The Successful Applicant
University degree or equivalent in accounting, controlling or finance
8-15 years' experience in accounting area (preferable in banks, finance or funds companies)
Proven working experience in financial and fund accounting, payrolling, taxes and audit in Switzerland
Excellent knowledge in Swiss Gaap Fer, consolidation IFRS, taxes in Switzerland and highly motivated, hands-on, ability to work independent and self-driven.
Strives to create and maintain efficient processes
Excellent communications skills in English and German : other European languages are a plus
Outstanding analytical, organizations proficient self-driven skills with hands-on and positive team player attitude
Accurate and detail-oriented with sound judgement and integrity
Experience in asset management industry is a plus
Interest in sustainable energy infrastructure, together with willingness for an outstanding commitment
What's on Offer
The role will offer a lot of variety and the opportunity to work with a very impressive leadership team.