KPMG

Manager or Senior Manager IFRS Accounting Advisory

The Financial Services Accounting Advisory team is specialized in supporting banking and insurance clients with advisory solutions in accordance with International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS).
 
Location: Zurich
Start date: By arrangement

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Responsibilities & Profile

Your responsibilities

  • Advise our clients on the introduction and application of new IFRS standards (especially implementation on IFRS 9 or 17)
  • Actively support local CFOs in the initial implementation of new accounting rules
  • Analyze complex questions, answer technical queries and create added value for our customers through your accounting expertise in various IFRS
  • Review financial statements for compliance with applicable IFRS
  • Provide trainings to internal and external clients
  • Maintain existing customer relationships and actively support the team in the acquisition of new clients and accounting advisory mandates
  • You are part of a young, dynamic team with extensive development opportunities
 

Your profile

  • Degree-level education (Bachelor or Master), CPA or equivalent is a plus
  • At least 5-8 years of experience in a Financial Services IFRS Accounting Advisory environment
  • In-depth experience with implementation projects in accordance with IFRS 9 or 17
  • Recent consulting experience in a professional services firm (big 4 environment is a plus)
  • Very good communication and presentation skills in English (German is a plus)
  • Structured, result-oriented working attitude
  • Ability to provide solutions on complex client matters
  • Dedicated and entrepreneurial-minded personality who actively approaches customers

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 young and international team consists of highly qualified economists, auditing and advisory experts. A position in our Financial Services Accounting Advisory will allow you in gaining further IFRS accounting and auditing skills 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.
 

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

Christos Makridis

Human Resources
+41 58 249 26 30
kpmg.ch/careers
Christos Makridis
 
To apply for this vacancy, please provide your cover letter, CV and all relevant certificates. We look forward to receiving your application.