Head of Finance (m/w)

14.09. | Employé | 100%

Our client, a non profitable international organisation very well-known in Romandy, and committed to bring excellence in its field, is recruiting an experienced Head of Finance.

Head of Finance (m/w)

Our client, a non profitable international organisation very well-known in Romandy, and committed to bring excellence in its field, is recruiting an experienced Head of Finance.

Description

As part of the leadership committee, your missions will consist in:

  • Managing a team of 3 Accountants
  • Ensure the finance operations management
  • Follow the budget and planning activities vs N-1; Prepare reporting, budgeting and forecasting
  • Managing AP, AR, payrolling, taxes, control of expenditures
  • Guarantee all accounting, financial, and payroll activities are in compliance with Swiss standards
  • Lead the financial strategic planning, ensuring the risks management activities (protection of assets, coverage for potential business discrepancies, etc.)
  • Providing financial expertise and insights to the leadership committee in order to take the right business decisions
  • Presenting financial results to the Board and contribute to the business strategy
  • Manage bank accounts relations and financing activities (loans, cash flow management and treasury controls)
  • Liaising with external tax specialists to manage the taxation process
  • Working on best practices to improve tools and processes
  • Reviewing financial aspects of the contracts

Profile

  • Previous experience as a Finance Director. Experience in people management
  • Very good knowledge of Swiss Accounting, taxation and social questions
  • Excellent soft skills: Strong leadership skills, and ability to drive change including at board level (high standards of integrity and reliability). Solution-oriented, strategic thinking and hands-on approach
  • Both Fluent in French and English (minimum C1 level)
  • Strong analytical mindset and decision-making skills. Business oriented, with ability to understand market trends and innovations

Job Offer

Permanent contract.