• Post Date: May 17, 2021
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Job Overview

NOTE: Glencore merged the previous Senior Accountant & Accountant roles into this new vacancy. They are looking for candidates with 3-5 years post qualification experience. If you already submitted candidates for either role, no need to resubmit. New JD below:

We are looking for an experienced Chartered Accountant with a keen interest in the commodities trading and
derivatives environment and an excellent theoretical and practical understanding of the International Financial Reporting Standards “IFRS”.

The main tasks and responsibilities include:

• Execute the month end trade related accounting close per profit center

• Preparing detailed monthly profit and loss and working capital reviews in accordance with IFRS

• Preparing management reports including financial and non-financial KPIs

• Preparing detailed SG&A budgets and monthly report analysis

• Supporting other regional offices in addressing accounting issues and their month end closing process

• Analysing new transactions, concluding and documenting the appropriate accounting treatment under IFRS
and ensuring its application

• Supporting traffic/operations with the preparation of ad-hoc departmental financial reports and analysis

• Consistently challenging the status quo to ensure that activities and procedures are as efficient and effective
as possible, whilst adhering to a strong internal control ethos

• Contribute to current projects underway, outside of month end

• Maintaining professional and technical accounting and finance knowledge

• Guiding and advising traffic/operations on accounting day to day accounting matters

• Advanced English language ability, both written and spoken

• Qualified Chartered Accountant, with Big 4 audit firm articles experience

• 3 -5 years of post-qualification working experience

• Excellent knowledge of IFRS

• Knowledge of SAP S4 Hana Fi/Co, Analysis for Office, Microsoft Suite, in particular Excel

Our preferred candidate is a dynamic, lateral thinking individual with a positive, enthusiastic attitude and a strong desire to learn. The candidate must interact well within a team environment, take initiative and approach and resolve issues in a structured methodical manner. Our preferred candidate has a strong sense of responsibility, ownership and is attentive to detail. An interest in technology and a willingness to understand the technical landscape is a prerequisite.

Job Detail
  • Offerd Salary120,000 CHF
  • Career LevelOthers
  • Experience4 Years
  • GenderBoth
  • INDUSTRYBanking
  • QualificationMaster’s Degree
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