KPMG

Senior Consultant Financial Management

Are you interested in a position where you get the chance to collaborate with industry experts and every project is different? We are looking for a Senior Consultant to help address Finance, Controlling and Accounting at our clients. In this position, you are part of our very successful and fast-growing Finance & Operation Advisory group, where you will be part of the Financial Management team.
 
Location: Zurich
Start date: By arrangement

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Responsibilities & Profile

Your responsibilities

  • Work in a dynamic environment delivering consulting services to international clients; working in a team and taking over responsibilities for deliverables
  • Deliver solutions to improve processes, systems, and organizational set-up of the Finance, Controlling and Accounting functions
  • Optimize end-to-end finance processes for Purchase-to-Pay, Order-to-Cash and Record-to-Report including the impact on the supporting IT systems
  • Streamline and simplify cost distribution (service allocations and recharges) and cost controlling reporting processes
  • Help your clients improve the timeliness and quality of their reporting, planning, and forecasting processes
  • Deal with large amounts of data to support controllers and CFOs to analyze their data in a more efficient way
  • Collaborate on cross-functional projects, working together to deliver broader value to your clients
  • Support proposals for the acquisition of new engagements with international clients
 

Your profile

  • Master degree in Business Administration, Economics, Business Informatics, Business Engineering or similar
  • 2 – 3 years of professional experience in a Finance, Controlling or Accounting position or experience within a Management Consulting firm
  • Very solid understanding of end-to-end transaction processes like the Order-to-Cash and Purchase-to-Pay processes, both from a Finance and IT perspective
  • Experience with Finance Transformation projects, like reorganizations within the finance function, ERP implementation projects, implementation of a finance shared service center or similar
  • Able to deal with large amounts of data and experience with management information systems
  • Strong capabilities in MS Office applications (Excel, PowerPoint, Access) and automation (VBA, SQL); knowledge of ERP systems (SAP, Oracle, Microsoft Dynamics, etc.) is a plus
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English, German is highly preferred, French a plus
  • Able to deliver high-quality services under tight deadlines; very good communication and analytical skills

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

The Financial Management team is part of the Finance & Operations Advisory Group, that supports clients next to Finance and Controlling topics also with Supply Chain, Procurement and IT challenges. This way, we are able to provide our clients the best possible end-to-end service offering.
A position in our Financial Management team allows you to continue developing your career in a dynamic, international setting. If you are eager to work closely with your clients and leverage your full potential, this is the right position for you.
 

About KPMG

KPMG is one of the leading financial audit and advisory services firms in the world. Its international network makes it possible for KPMG to offer clients clear and consistent solutions locally thanks to cross-border know-how. KPMG Switzerland advises both internationally active firms and regionally active SMEs. In addition to quality and industry knowledge, one thing is key for us: client proximity. Together with our clients and organised around their needs, we develop tailor-made solutions in the audit, tax and advisory fields, within the framework of the rules of independence.

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Contact person

Simon Reiser

Human Resources
+41 58 249 79 62
kpmg.ch/careers
Simon Reiser
 
To apply for this vacancy, please provide your cover letter, CV and all relevant certificates. We look forward to receiving your application.