Michael Page Suisse

Direction financière / Consolidation


Financial controller H/F

18 avril Canton de Fribourg, Fribourg CDI

Our client is an international group, with headquarter in Switzerland.

Financial Controller responsibilities at local level :

AccountingImplement and maintain a proper accounting system for the warehouses in order to keep track of the inventory values, stock takes, etc.

ReportingExternal Reporting and preparation of accounts in accordance with national and international standardsImplement accounting standards at local level in accordance with Global group standards

BudgetingPrepare the budget in collaboration with the Finance Manager

Treasury ManagementImplement proper payment routinesImplement proper cash flow planning proceduresProduce and follow up Liquidity PlansResponsible for Cash management

Financial Controller responsibilities at the group level:

Accounting / Reporting / AnalysesReview of the affiliates quarterly and yearly closing and consolidationEnsure that accounting standards are implemented according to Board decision (and group CFO instructions)Analyses of the group results vs previous year and vs budget

Treasury Management Monthly cash consolidationImplement proper liquidity budget procedures

ControlImplement effective internal control in the group according to standards set by the board and legal requirementsImplement proper routines for budgeting

SystemsRecommend on transactional systems and reporting systemsImplement reporting systems according to Board decisions.

In order for the smooth operations of the finance function within the group, it's important that the Financial Controller co-operates with the various colleagues in other departments but finance.

Dynamic and international company

Challenging and exposed role

Bachelor's degree5+ years' post qualification experience in a senior accounting/controlling roleStrong financial, accounting and managerial skillsStrong ability to implement and monitor internal controlsCreative reporting capabilityGood communicator, planner and organizerEffective project management skills

Package competitiveChallenging and dynamic environmentExposed position, reporting directly to the group CFO