We are looking for an experienced, resourceful, and motivated Finance all-rounder, who covers a large range of FP&A, accounting and finance specific responsibilities. This is your dream job if you enjoy a fast-paced culture of a growing company, are always open to learn new things, and have a profound knowledge of the bullets below. 

As a Senior Accountant at Beekeeper, you will be responsible for financial closings, financial reporting as well as various operational finance aspects.

You will report to: VP of Finance

Your Responsibilities

Accounting and financial reporting

  • Monitoring the financial aspects of 3 legal entities with up to 3 different accounting standards (Swiss GAAP, German GAAP (HGB), US GAAP, Polish GAAP with local tax and accounting standards) and provide leadership and coaching to a team of accountants
  • Monthly and quarterly closing as well as investor reporting
  • Leading the financial year-end closing and support in the preparation of the consolidated financial statements under US GAAP
  • Coordination with external advisors responsible for local tax, payroll and legal aspects
  • Act as a main point of contact to for the financial auditors
  • Liquidity and cash management for the entire group; Regular contact and collaboration with our key banks
  • Swiss tax (VAT & corporate tax)

Financial Planning & Analysis

  • Responsible for the annual budget process and the monthly / quarterly forecasting and preparation of supports analysis
  • Create, standardizes and drive the financial planning and analysis function to measure KPIs in relation to growth and efficiency of the business, showings trends, preparation of a dashboard/cockpits for stakeholders in Sales, Customer Success, Engineering or Marketing
  • Develop financial model for mid-range planning and to support future fundraising rounds
  • Supports strategic projects and develops the related decision making documents 
  • Ad-hoc reporting to management and cost-center heads

Processes and projects

  • Support in project related tasks such as implementing new (finance) softwares or setting up new legal entities or strategic tax projects 
  • Support in process optimisation projects to increase scalability and efficiency

What we look for in you

  • Bachelor Degree in Business, Economics, Finance, Accounting or Dipl. Accountant or Certified Public Accountant
  • 4 - 7 years of full time work experience in Finance, Accounting or similar in a well-established company, with responsibility for month-end and quarter-end closings and experience with the financial year-end closing and reporting
  • Sound knowledge of the Swiss and international accounting standards (US GAAP or IFRS) 
  • Experience with financial consolidations of international groups with different functional currencies and accounting standards 
  • Experience in Finance related projects, particularly around automatisation of Finance processes or implementation of new Finance software
  • User expertise in ERP and consolidation software (SAP byDesign, Lucanet)
  • Pragmatic and solution-oriented team player 
  • Hands-on, proactive personality
  • Reliable and able to work independently
  • Native in Swiss German and/or high German and advanced in English

Bonus Points

  • Experience with SAP byDesign & Lucanet
  • Experience with Salesforce and subscription management platforms
  • Expertise in transfer pricing arrangements
  • Experience with financial audits
  • Expertise in financial planning and analysis

 

Beekeeper believes in the potential of every single employee. That’s why we’ve built the essential platform for frontline workers. We put all company communications and tools in one place, empowering frontline employees to be more agile, productive, and create a safer workplace. 

We are based in Zurich and Oakland with additional offices in Berlin and Krakow.  These locations support users in more than 130 countries. 

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