Account Manager - Finance Business Partner with French

Job Description


  • Responsibility for the accounting (full financial statements) and reporting actively involving regular interaction with various stakeholders:
    • Client – General Manager
    • Auditors
    • Banks
    • FINMA (Swiss Regulator)
    • Insurance/Reinsurance Companies
    • Shareholders and Board members
    • Tax authorities
  • Leadership and steering of the accounting function supporting the Financial Controller as required
  • Review of management accounts, trial balances and financial statements to IFRS standards
  • Collaborate and guide team to ensure appropriate accounting treatment of contractual obligations
  • Attend Board Meetings, including the presentation of accounting, investment and company secretarial matters to the Board with the General Manager and Financial Controller
  • Produce budgets, cash reporting, forecasts and ad hoc reports for clients
  • Responsible for management of the day to day cash management, inwards funds, outward payments and treasury including review and releasing of reports prepared by team members
  • Professionally, efficiently and accurately manage all inward and outward communications
  • Deal with team members’ development including training, development, appraisals
  • Play role in ensuring the accounting department follows the Office Procedures Manual and Aon’s Code of Conduct
  • Attend and participate in Team meetings


  • Mimum 5 years of complex accounting experience
  • Knowledge of financial technical accounting
  • Fleuncy in English and French
  • Knowledge of Microsoft tools Word (good) and Excel (very good) in addition to exposure to at least one accounting software packag
  • ACCA/ACA or equivalent accountancy qualification will be a plus
  • Experience in the Re-Insurance industry is a plus
  • Swiss GAAP or IFRS knowledge is a plus
  • Good knowledge of swiss taxes would be an asset
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • An ability to continually seek to improve
  • A natural thirst for development of yourself and your team members
  • Strong ethos and spotless record

We offer:

  • Development opportunities within the company on independent position
  • Gaining professional experience
  • The best medical cover on the market with free dental care
  • Generous benefits package for your wellbeing (multisport cards, insurance, vouchers, and many more!)
  • Stability of employment and permanent contract after trial period
  • Brand new office supporting collaboration, flexibility and activity based working
  • Internal career opportunities and individual development plan
  • Unique workplace culture - we value openness, honesty and authenticity, so don’t expect formal dress code nor managers hidden behind closed doors
  • Lots of social events, charity actions and opportunities to integrate with colleagues


Please attach CV in English only.