Head of Accounting in Lausanne 25

Capucine Foessel, Geneva Professionals Banking Finance & Accounting
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Lausanne 25
Finanz & Buchhaltung
Capucine Foessel, Geneva Professionals Banking Finance & Accounting
058 201 54 20
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I am working in partnership with a world leading school based in Lausanne, looking to hire a motivated and experienced Head of Accounting who speaks both fluently French and English.


You will be currently a Head of Accounting who is interested in a new challenge and to be part of a dynamic team in an exciting business headquartered in Lausanne. You  will be responsible for the management of a team of 7 accountants and reporting directly to the CFO.


Key responsibilities include:

  • Leading the monthly closings and reporting

  • Co-ordinate the actions of the different entities ensuring it is in line with Swiss GAAP RPC

  • Work in collaboration with the controlling team

  • Put in place and drive forward the accounting processes

  • Lead the preparation of tax returns

  • Lead, create and participate in various finance projects

  • Management of a team of accountants


You must:

  • Speak fluently English and French

  • Have experience working in an audit firm (ideally big 4)  for a minimum of 5 years

  • Have a minimum of 7 years professional working experience, including management

  • Have a Brevet Fédéral d’expert-comptable, CPA or a Master's degree in the equivalent subject

  • Have experience working in a matrix structure

  • Have excellent written and verbal communication

  • The ability to work in a fast paced and busy environment with accuracy and attention to detail


If you meet necessary requirements and hope to find out more please do send me your CV to daniella.morris@ch.randstad.com