Job description

Senior Manager US Accounting and Reporting Group - USARG

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

Would you like to participate in and lead audit engagements of some of the biggest multinational companies in the world and top KPMG Global accounts? Our US Accounting and Reporting Group (USARG) is actively looking for highly motivated individuals to join their team. In this challenging audit position you will be involved in and lead various projects.
Integrated audits of multinational companies or Swiss subsidiaries of U.S. companies including reporting to KPMG U.S. and other group auditors
Audits of spin-offs, disposals, opening balance sheets and acquired businesses in connection with various business combinations
Other transaction based projects that require US GAAP and SEC reporting expertise (comfort letters, agreed-upon procedures and reviews of registration statements)
Financial statement conversions
Accounting advisory and SOX advisory services to non-audit clients
Coaching Swiss-based audit teams on technical US accounting, auditing and reporting inquiries
Internal and external US GAAP and US GAAS training

Strong knowledge of US GAAP, US GAAS/PCAOB and SEC requirements and US audit methodology
Minimum 8 years of recent integrated (SOX and US GAAP/PCAOB) audit experience either with KPMG or another Big 4 firm and proficiency in researching accounting and auditing issues
U.S. CPA license (or equivalent)
Strong project management skills
Able to deliver high quality services under tight deadlines
Highly motivated team player, curious, proactive and with a positive attitude
Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English; German is a big plus
A position in the USARG will allow you to gain valuable experience in technical accounting and auditing areas 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.