Accountant (Zürich)

For a company in Zurich we are looking for an


An Accountant manages the accounting of a portfolio of various international
clients under the supervision of Management. The successful candidate will assist the
Manager (in the relevant account) in the day-to-day running and supervision/administration
of the account, having direct contact with clients and being directly responsible for the
account in the absence of the Manager.

Your key tasks and responsibilities are:
  • Preparation of annual reports and interim management accounts, involvement in
    financial, legal and tax matters;
  • Maintaining and developing a good network of internationally established clients;
  • Developing and expanding new business opportunities for the company;
  • Attendance of  board meetings of client companies and preparing the minutes for
    these meetings for execution by the Directors;
  • Liaison with the Management in supervising the responsible staff and delegation
    of work;
  • Monitoring collection of compliance information and relevant account

Qualifications and Experience: the following will be highly regarded:
  • Bachelor degree in accounting, finance, economics or professional accounting
  • From eight years experience in an accounting position at an international
    organization, corporate trust service providers or at an audit firm;
  • Strong financial/accounting and analytical skills;
  • Commercial, dynamic attitude and excellent communication skills;
  • Able to work in a team and also autonomously;
  • Able to set priorities be flexible and highly accurate;
  • Good command of English; Fluency in Portuguese or Russian, Italian, French or
    German or other languages are a plus

We offer you:
a challenging job in a rapidly expanding international company, with a friendly and
interesting environment. There is the opportunity to expand your business knowledge with
prospects for a further career in one of our worldwide offices. As the team is still young,
you will have lots of possibilities to provide your own valuable input to the work procedures.

If you are interested in this opportunity, please send your CV in word in English
outlining your interest in the role via e-mail to, we will respond
within 24 hrs.