KPMG

Assistant Manager Audit Financial Services

Are you looking for an attractive career where you can deploy your already gained experience profitably in audit? At KPMG, you will have the opportunity of applying your particular expertise in auditing financial services clients active nationally and internationally and of expanding your professional network.
 
Location: Lugano
Start date: Immediately or upon agreement

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Responsibilities & Profile

Your responsibilities

  • Lead audits and of audit groups and annual financial statements under Swiss and international accounting standards (Code of Obligations, FINMA Circular 2015/1, IFRS) on-site at our financial services clients' premises
  • Scrutinize business workflows of national and international banks from all sectors (private banks, mortgage, retail)
  • Audit the companies' compliance with regulatory requirements and duties (e.g. reporting to FINMA, money laundering, audits, etc.)
  • Perform special audits
  • Be responsible for planning your own engagement and managing employees involved in an engagement
  • Advise banks on current topics in respect of regulatory or financial statements matters
  • Engage in customer relationship management and help acquire new clients as well as support employees
 

Your profile

  • Swiss Certified Public Accountant or equivalent degree (e.g. CA, ACCA, ACA, CPA)
  • 4-5 years of experience as an auditor at an audit firm or as an internal auditor at a financial service provider
  • Fluent in Italian as well as German and English; other languages a plus
  • Experienced in managing other employees, ideally having led a small team already
  • Experienced in project management
  • Committed, convincing person who thinks like an entrepreneur
  • Ready for a new step in your career by demonstrating dedication and team spirit

Why KPMG

Benefits

Targeted career development and internal and external attractive training and further education options
Targeted career development and internal and external attractive training and further education options
 
Possibilities for global and Switzerland-wide mobility across all sectors and locations
Possibilities for global and Switzerland-wide mobility across all sectors and locations
 
 
 
25-30 days of leave, option for compensation of overtime (with the exception of management staff); management staff receive an additional 4 to 6 days of leave
25-30 days of leave, option for compensation of overtime (with the exception of management staff); management staff receive an additional 4 to 6 days of leave
 
Maternity leave of 16 weeks, paternity leave of 5 days and free advice from the external family service
Maternity leave of 16 weeks, paternity leave of 5 days and free advice from the external family service
 
 
 
Ancillary benefits may apply to certain positions (e.g. fixed-contract positions).

KPMG as an employer

Your future team

Our financial services employees help our customers implement constantly increasing regulatory and accounting requirements in a way that fits the customers' practice. They closely follow current trends in the financial services business, drawing on the strengths of the global KPMG network. Our teams think and work in an interdisciplinary way and have a tight network across the globe. Because we have such a diversified client portfolio, we offer excellent development and career possibilities as well as a wide range of training possibilities. We also offer a professional environment where team spirit is writ large and where you can actively bring your strengths to the table, thus helping to make KPMG even more successful.
 

About KPMG

KPMG is known for providing clear and consistent solutions in the areas of auditing and advisory services. The broad palette of services across many subject matters and industries allows the provision of multidisciplinary services from a single source for our clients on the one hand and diverse careers and development options for our employees on the other hand. Our dealings are fair and frank and we strive to always look at the results of our work through the eyes of our clients. At KPMG, we are aware that if we add value for our clients, we also do the same for ourselves.

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Contact person

Giorgia Genetelli

Human Resources
+41 58 249 32 61
kpmg.ch/careers
 
To apply for this vacancy, please provide your cover letter, CV and all relevant certificates. We look forward to receiving your application.