Financial Accountant

Department: Finance
Region: EMEA
Location: Zurich

Who We Are

ThomasLloyd is a leading independent asset manager and impact investor with first-hand experience in managing complex infrastructure projects in high growth and emerging markets across the full project lifecycle. Headquartered in Zurich and with over 250 employees in 16 locations in North America, Europe and Asia, the company has raised over Euro 1.3 billion of aggregate capital to date in sustainable infrastructure for a broad range of private and institutional investors around the world.

Your Mission

You will be a member of the Finance team and drive the provision of financial information, which enables business decisions. You will manage the operative accounting process for our legal entities and prepare monthly and annual financial statements according to the local accounting and IFRS regulations. You will be comfortable reviewing and optimizing processes/procedures and will be interested in continuously improving status quo and finding appropriate solutions. You will use your strong analytical skills, holistic understanding of business contexts and proactive approach to contribute independently as well as part of the team. You will report to the Head of External Financial Reporting and be based at our headquarters in Zurich.

Key Success Criteria

  • At least 2 years of existing experience as a Financial Accountant in-house or with a reputable audit/tax firm in an international fast-paced environment and with a degree in Accounting/Finance or equivalent qualification.
  • Advanced Microsoft Office skills and experience using ERP systems (SAP is an advantage).
  • Good knowledge of GAAP and solid understanding of regulatory standards surrounding corporate finance.
  • Proven ability to derive meaningful information from raw data to create informative financial reports.
  • Fluent verbal and written skills in English, German language skills are an advantage.

Personal Attributes and Competencies

  • Drive for Results
  • Solution Focused
  • Dealing with Change
  • Planning Accurately
  • Process Management

Our Culture

  • We are pioneers in our field
  • We are passionate about what we do
  • We are driven by performance
  • We are lifelong learners
  • We take initiative and own the outcome

    APPLYING FOR A POSITION OR OPPORTUNITY AT THOMASLLOYD

    If you are interested in an open position or potential opportunities at ThomasLloyd, please apply by uploading and submitting:

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    ThomasLloyd Group
    Recruiting Team
    Uraniastrasse 35
    8001 Zurich
    Switzerland

    Tel: +41 44 213 6767
    Fax: +41 44 213 6777