• Post Date: September 1, 2021
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Job Overview
Trade Accounting

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

Candidates who would excel in our environment:

Advanced English language ability, both written and spoken

Qualified Chartered Accountant, with Big 4 audit firm articles experience, ideally within a commodities trading or financial services environment.

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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