/ L'annuaire des offres d'emploi en Suisse Romande
n/a n/a Schaffhouse CH

Accountant with US GAAP and French GAAP

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Entreprise :

For our client, a well-known company with more than 100 years of history and a world leading producer in its field, we are looking for an ambitious accountant for the Schaffhausen area.

Description du poste :

* Performing monthly, quarterly and annual closing duties and financial statements under US GAAP
* Responsible for French legal entities including statutory reporting
* Performing analysis of general ledger accounts and identifying necessary adjustments
* Preparing documentation to support journal entries and ending balances
* Communicating with other members of global finance team on intercompany activity and balances and recording necessary adjustments
* Sarbanes Oxley & Compliance. Responsible for ensuring corporate objectives relating to SOX and internal controls are met. Including responsibilities in the account reconciliation process, SOX testing and documentation, plus internal and external audit support
* Providing ad hoc assistance, analysis and reporting as required by management
* Reviewing accounts payable activities and performing related SOX controls

Description du profil :

* Degree or further Education in Accounting and Finance
* Minimum 3 years of prior experience in general ledger and financial closing activities
* Knowledge of both US GAAP and French GAAP
* Experience with French statutory and local tax requirements are considered a plus
* Minimum of 2 years experience with Sarbanes Oxley
* Strong ERP system experience required and experience in SAP
* Proficient in Microsoft Office applications
* Fluency both in English and French
* Ability to work independently and as a team member with supervision
* Excellent analytical, problem solving, and communication skills
* Strong sense of commitment to meeting deadlines
* Open for additional challenges (e.g. taking over responsibility for an additional entity, etc) and potential projects