Senior Accountant/Team Lead for Switzerland

Senior Accountant/Team Lead for Switzerland
Global Blue - Vienna, Austria
50,000 - 60,000
Full Time
Banking, Financial Services and Insurance, Sales & Finance

To apply for this job email your details to hkrcova@globalblue.com

Position:               Senior Accountant / Team-Lead for Switzerland

Location:              1200 Vienna, Austria

Contract:              preferably full-time (40h/w), part-time optional



The main responsibilities of a holder of this position are the completeness and accuracy of the accounting documents delivered on time, independent accounting, reconciliation of assigned general ledger accounts, reporting to HFM, communication with financial analysts, external advisors, auditors, banks.
The holder also is in charge of managing a small team of accountant(s). Overall responsibly for Swiss-based entity.



Overall responsibility for fixed assets transactions, maintained fixed assets sub-ledger, journals and respective documentation
Overall responsibility for accrual accounts, reconciliation
Overall responsibility for intercompany recharges incl. SLM recharges, control over netting process
Payroll reconciliation (external payroll provider)
IFRS 16 and IAS 19 booking and reconciliation
Monthly reconciliation of all general ledger accounts
VAT reporting and CIT accruals in cooperation with external advisors in Switzerland
Preparation of statutory financial statements
Monthly IFRS reporting in HFM
Responsibility for statutory audit
Coach junior accountants, share skills and knowledge with the team
Ad-hoc tasks

> Experience and background

University degree in economics or accounting, or Secondary economic education combined with subsequent education in accounting, taxes, and /or IFRS (can be supplemented by 10 years of continuous professional experience in the accounting)
Sound knowledge of local GAAP and a good understanding of taxation principles, good knowledge of IFRS
Minimum 5 years work experience in the accounting, financial analyses, reporting
Proven experience with intercompany recharging processes
MS office user skills, MS Excel intermediary user skills, experience in working with various accounting software
Very good English language skills, French is a plus
> Personal qualifications

Independent personality with proven high level of analytical skills and commitment
Result oriented, very good self-organized, stress resilient
Open minded, mastering change management
Excellent analytical skills, sound presentation and communication skills

Modern office in Vienna with excellent connections to public transportation, as well as underground parking spaces
Being part of a fast growing international company with challenging tasks
Motivating colleagues from around the world
Team building, parties and events
Company doctor, meal vouchers, and other benefits

As required by Austrian federal law, we hereby state that the legal annual minimum compensation according to the Austrian collective agreement amounts to € 38.363,8 gross. The total compensation package is market-oriented and will be subject to individual agreement based on your professional and personal qualifications.