Accounting Director Emea – Previous Experience in a Big4 is Mandatory

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Regione :
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Categoria :
Gestione - Finanza
Tipo di contratto :
Contratto a durata Indeterminata
Tipo di lavoro :
A tempo pieno
Esperienze :
Esperienza di più di 10 anni

Descrizione dell'azienda

Since 1995, SIDLER SA has been operating in the field of Head Hunting, Recruiting and Selection of qualified personnel in the whole Switzerland, Italy and Europe.
The gained experience along this period of more than 20 years, makes SIDLER SA a company particularly specialized in the selection and recruitment of specific figures in different fields, but particularly in the Fashion / Luxury and Retail field at international level. Main goals of SIDLER SA are the creation and reinforcement of trust relationships and customized approaches, based on values such as professionalism, competency, discretion and quality.

Descrizione del posto

On behalf of our esteemed customer, International Fashion/Luxury Company, we are looking for the following profile, to join their main HQ in Ticino:

ACCOUNTING DIRECTOR EMEA – previous experience in a BIG4 is mandatory

Scope of the role:

The candidate will manage accounting, reporting and tax requirements of EMEA legal entities and supervise AP department

Main activities and responsibilities:

Coordinate monthly and quarterly end closing, reporting and consolidation
Maintain relation with local accounting firm
Be the point of contact for all corporate accounting queries and be the reference person for auditors and tax advisors
Coordinate annual statutory reporting and filings, VAT and corporate taxation, including inspections and related queries
Improve the performance of general ledger and accounts payable accounting teams


The ideal candidate will have the following skills and experiences:
  • Qualified studies (Economics / Finance / Management…)
  • At least 8 years of proven experience in Accounting and Finance Department of an International Company in an EMEA shared service center
  • Previous experience in a BIG 4 is a must to apply
  • Fluent ENGLISH is a must to apply
  • Knowledge of French and German will be considered more than a plus
  • Proficient in Excel, experience with JD Edwards Finance, a plus
  • Background in Fashion/Retail/Luxury field will be considered more than an asset