2 days ago

Senior accountant part-time - 3 months assignment

Robert Walters France

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We are looking for a senior accountant for a short term assignment, on behalf of our client, well recognised in the engineering sector. This assignment will last 3 months but is convertible into a permanent role. This role is based near Neuchâtel.

Senior accountant part-time - 3 months assignment

We are looking for a senior accountant for a short term assignment, on behalf of our client, well recognised in the engineering sector. This assignment will last 3 months but is convertible into a permanent role. This role is based near Neuchâtel.

Principal Accountasks related to the role:

Prepare monthly, quarterly and annual closure of the accounts:

  • Responsible for IFRS entries
  • Responsible for preparation of Balance Sheet reconciliations
  • Support during monthly reviews and analysis of the Balance Sheet and P&L accounts
  • Monthly Accounting Processes & Balance Sheet Integrity

Processing of Treasury / Payments / financial transactions

  • External and intercompany loans processing, equity funding, prepare payments, booking of bank movements and bank reconciliations
  • Ensure that the organisation has the required cash levels to meet payments requirements at all times
  • Follow-up on all payment requests received by the organisation: preparing payment documentation, processing the payments, keeping stakeholders informed and ensuring proper filing

CAPEX transactions processing (intangible & fixed assets),

Participate in SAP implementation of certain financial modules (P2P, C2C, Inventory, etc)

Assist Hthe CFO during statutory accounts preparation and/or external audits

Participate to system upgrade

Identify & implement with the Head of Finance & IT potential development allowing more efficiency in accounting & controlling.

Be able to proactively create new accounting processes and improve existing one. Be able to communicate and share information with management and be a source of proposal.

Other accounting and administrative tasks as required.

Experience required:

  • Proven accounting experience (5 to 7 years as a minimum)
  • Very good knowledge of IFRS standards and swiss accounting.
  • Chartered Specialist in Accounting and Financial Management, Federal Diploma of Higher Education (brevet fédéral)
  • Needs to be fluent in English (C1) and good understanding of French (B2)
  • Strong knowledge of SAP
  • Must have excellent communication skills: must be able to work with all levels within the organization, across functional and cultural boundaries, partnering effectively with colleagues in remote locations.
  • Capability in multi-tasking, including prioritization of work and management / organization of time, deadline oriented
  • Must be organized, precise, dynamic and have a strong team spirit.

Brandschenkestrasse 6 8001 neuchatel