Accounting & Finance Manager

von: Daedalean AG | Ort: Zürich
N: DaedaleanAG

Details of your role:

  • Responsibility for accounting, incl. supervision of one employee.
  • Control and posting of payroll expenses, ongoing account reconciliations for social security, pension, withholding tax, posting of refunds.
  • Responsible for monthly financial closings and the preparation of quarterly (consolidated) financial statements according to OR (Swiss Code of Obligations).
  • Responsible for fixed asset accounting.
  • Responsible for VAT reports and contact point for VAT related matters.
  • Responsible for purchasing processes and controlling, enforcing and further develop procurement policies and procedures.
  • Support the implementation of an effective Project Controlling system in a rapidly growing company.
  • Assist in the Introduction of new work processes and continuous optimization of existing structure.
  • Assist in the annual budgeting and monthly forecasting process and cash-flow planning.
  • Assist in Accounting & Finance projects, such as implementation of new ERP system, applications and reporting for Innovation grants, etc.
  • Contact person for internal and external stakeholders, including audits.
  • Direct reporting to the VP of Finance and Operations.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Business administration education with further training in finance (e.g. finance and accounting specialist with federal certificate of proficiency, fiduciary with federal certificate of proficiency).
  • At least 5 years of experience in controlling/accounting/auditing in Switzerland, preferably in a global, industrial environment.
  • Strong knowledge of Swiss as well as good knowledge of international accounting standards, primarily US GAAP and IFRS.
  • Excellent analytical and conceptual skills, as well as the ability to set priorities effectively.
  • Entrepreneurially minded self-starter with a robust personality and able to deal with uncertainty.
  • Adaptable to a dynamic start-up environment and eager to contribute to its growth.
  • Effective communication skills and the ability to collaborate with cross-functional teams.
  • Initiative personality who likes to work in a hands-on environment.
  • Being fluent in English and German is a must for this position.


  • A team of experienced engineers and researchers, who joined us from most recognized companies and institutions.
  • Difficult and interesting problems to solve.
  • Test flights in the Swiss Alps for you to join.
  • Stock options.
  • Pilot license subsidy.
  • Hybrid work setting.
  • Learning & Development budget: visit conferences of your choice.
  • Gym membership.

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