KPMG's partners and professionals pride themselves on understanding our client's business strategy and needs. A challenging position in an international and fascinating environment is awaiting you. Are you a strong team player, flexible, committed to quality and able to work independently?
Manager Financial Instruments Department of Professional Practice (DPP) 70 - 100%
Provide guidance to our clients and audit teams on IFRS-related matters
Analyze complex IFRS issues and respond to IFRS technical queries, with a focus on financial instruments for both corporate and financial services clients
Review financial statements prepared in accordance with IFRS to fulfill our compliance function
Support clients in responding to IFRS questions raised by stock exchange regulators
Assist engagement teams in (client) workshops related to new or revised standards
Successfully contribute to and lead various projects (e.g. conversion projects, IPOs, comfort letters etc.)
Participate in internal technical networks (e.g. KPMG IFRS topic teams)
Develop and hold internal and external IFRS training sessions
Support your colleagues in Audit in their market initiatives as IFRS specialist
Swiss Certified Public Accountant (CPA) or equivalent qualification
At least 5-7 years of professional experience as an auditor of IFRS consolidated financial statements of (listed) companies
Experience in the banking, asset management and/or the insurance industry an asset
Strong analytical skills and solution-oriented thinking
Dedicated and convincing personality with entrepreneurial spirit and relationship building ability
Professional working proficiency in German and English required
Our Department of Professional Practice (DPP) provides technical accounting expertise and advice to teams in all functions. It is also in charge of the training and education of our engagement teams and further develops the technical and methodological capabilities across the firm. DPP in Switzerland is a team of experienced professionals who are certified public accountants with auditing backgrounds. We are committed to supporting the quality and effectiveness of KPMG's professional services.
To apply for this vacancy, please provide your cover letter, CV and all relevant certificates. We look forward to receiving your application.