Job description

Manager or Senior Manager IFRS Accounting Advisory

Location: Zürich, Switzerland, Europe (Non EU)

Salary: £ - per year

Posted: 02 December 2018

Working hours: Full Time

Close date: 02 January 2019

Employer: KPMG AG

The Financial Services Accounting Advisory team is specialized in supporting banking and insurance clients with advisory solutions in accordance with International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS).
Advise our clients on the introduction and application of new IFRS standards (especially implementation on IFRS 9 or 17)
Actively support local CFOs in the initial implementation of new accounting rules
Analyze complex questions, answer technical queries and create added value for our customers through your accounting expertise in various IFRS
Review financial statements for compliance with applicable IFRS
Provide trainings to internal and external clients
Maintain existing customer relationships and actively support the team in the acquisition of new clients and accounting advisory mandates
You are part of a young, dynamic team with extensive development opportunities

Degree-level education (Bachelor or Master), CPA or equivalent is a plus
At least 5-8 years of experience in a Financial Services IFRS Accounting Advisory environment
In-depth experience with implementation projects in accordance with IFRS 9 or 17
Recent consulting experience in a professional services firm (big 4 environment is a plus)
Very good communication and presentation skills in English (German is a plus)
Structured, result-oriented working attitude
Ability to provide solutions on complex client matters
Dedicated and entrepreneurial-minded personality who actively approaches customers
Our young and international team consists of highly qualified economists, auditing and advisory experts. A position in our Financial Services Accounting Advisory will allow you in gaining further IFRS accounting and auditing skills in a dynamic international setting. If you are eager to broaden your experience and improve your skill set and résumé, we can offer you opportunities to realize your full potential.To apply for this vacancy, please provide your cover letter, CV and all relevant certificates. We look forward to receiving your application.