Financial controller (Switzerland)

We are looking for a financial controller to undertake all aspects of financial management for our operational legal entities in Switzerland, including local, tax, corporate, and management accounting; regulatory and tax reporting; and establishing and executing internal control policies and procedures.


  • Manage all accounting operations in corporate accounting systems, including timely financial statements and regulatory reporting
  • Ensure quality control over financial transactions and reporting, including all consolidated accounting modules
  • Manage and comply with local, state, and federal government reporting requirements and tax filings
  • Lead the integration of new business with corporate and local accounting systems from a finance perspective
  • Liaise with senior management and peers in the business, finance, and IT to lead the design and development of systems to improve and automate processes
  • Liaise with internal and external auditors
  • Reconcile balance sheet and P&L accounts regularly
  • Manage all requests to and from local tax advisors and outsourcers, including payroll and benefit providers
  • Lead all financial processes and procedures, including purchasing for local entities and docflow for local and management accounting, support business requests from a finance perspective
  • Support month-/year-end close processes


  • English, Russian, and German fluency
  • Experience working as a financial controller
  • 5+ years of overall finance experience, including at an international corporation
  • Thorough knowledge of accounting principles and procedures
  • Experience with general ledger functions and month-/year-end close processes
  • Advanced Excel skills
  • ERP experience
  • Strong influencing, facilitation, and communication skills
  • Forward-thinking approach and commitment to improving management accounting processes

Preferred qualifications:

  • Russian proficiency
  • CPA or CMA
  • Oracle experience
Type of employment
Application submitted.
Thank You!
Sun Dec 05 2021 23:51:08 GMT+0300 (Moscow Standard Time)