Accounting and Regulatory Reporting Specialist

  • Job Reference: 431561065-2
  • Date Posted: 26 November 2021
  • Recruiter: kessler.vogler gmbh
  • Location: Zürich
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Restaurant & Service
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

We are currently recruiting for our client, a globally active and well-known bank, an experienced and independent personality as Accounting and Regulatory Reporting Specialist.


You will be responsible for handling the regulatory reports to SNB, FINMA and external auditors. In that process you are managing the daily reporting and calculation of several key ratios and overviewing as well as controlling accounting processes.

You will assist in the monthly, quarterly and year end closing process, including the preparation of the annual report and supporting the annual financial audit. This includes:

- booking and verification of needed bookings to the general ledger

- supporting the preparation of the quarterly group reporting package in accordance with IFRS

- preparation of tax declarations and submitting reports to the tax authorities and execute the payments

Other tasks will include working on different project with IT, Middle office and other departments, coordinating and executing test cases for software release updates affecting the Accounting and Reporting department as well as performing other duties and responsibilities as assigned by the Head of Accounting & Reporting.

  • Degree in Finance, Controlling, Accountancy or similar
  • Minimum of five years' experience in Finance function of a Swiss bank or a regulated financial service company, "big four" experience is an advantage
  • Profound Swiss accounting, regulatory reporting and tax knowledge
  • Ability to work efficiently in a team and interact effectively across different departments
  • Proficient Excel skill is a must, deep experience with Avaloq and FiRe is a big plus
  • Self-discipline, motivation, initiative

  • Languages: Fluent English and German. Any other languages are a plus.
    Job location: Zurich
    Start Date: by arrangement
    Job Type: Permanent job
    Job no.: 221125-02
    Publication Date: 24.11.2021