A international multifamily office with a strong standing in its field of expertise is seeking to expand their team. An unique opportunity has arisen for a Family Office Accountant (m/f) to become part of the team in their office based in Zurich, Switzerland.
As Family Office Accountant you will be essential to the day to day financial needs of the business whilst simultaneously giving full support to the internal and external stakeholders. This newly created position will have the main focus on establishing new and optimizing existing financial processes.
Accounting maintenance for various investment and family entities
Prepare detailed documentation and analysis of financial data to support the preparation of financial statements including: balance sheet, statement of net worth, income statement, budgets, statement of cash flow and estate plan summaries
Responsible for the preparation of budgets and cash forecasting and the consolidation of the financial results of various subsidiary offices worldwide
Participate and initiate improvements of the internal financial controls including the implementation of a new software, identify further areas to simplify processes
Collaboration with tax professionals in preparation of tax filings for partnerships, individuals and trusts.
Perform investment analysis and market review, maintain capital projects records.
Ad-hoc analyses and projects for the Board of Directors
Assist in administration of investment documents, review of subscription documents and agreements, maintenance of capital account balance, analysis of gates, fees and contribution requirements
Requirements / Qualifications:
Degree in Accounting: Chartered / Certified Public Accountant preferred
A minimum of 3-5 years experience in public/private accounting in a small sized but international work environment, ideally within a multifamily / trust office
Long term commitment and ability to handle proprietary information with discretion
Highly organized team-player with professional demeanour, strong work ethic and ability to prioritize
Flexible and proactive with strong communication skills
Strong IT-Affinity, prior experience with software implementation a plus
This multinational family office offers, apart from a highly central work location in Zurich and attractive remuneration package, a very professional, pleasant and trust-based work environment with many liberties and a healthy work-life balance.
Robert Walters Switzerland AG Nicolas Dawidowicz +41 44 809 3524