UNIQA GlobalCare SA is looking for a Senior Accountant

60% occupation rate / 24 hours week
French /English fluent, German as an advantage
Primary work location Geneva and occasional travels in Europe
Starting date : November 2019

Your mission
As the Responsible person for Accounting, you will ensure high quality of financial data and guarantee compliance to Group and BU Reporting standards as well as statutory requirements. You will ensure that business objectives are met through provision of timely, accurate and relevant financial information. You will be assisted in your tasks.

Your profile


  • 5-10 years' experience in financial reporting and accounting department
  • Certified specialist for Finance and Accounting or similar degree
  • Knowledge and practice of IFRS
  • Knowledge and practice of a local statutory GAAP
  • Knowledge of local tax (Income/VAT)
  • Good knowledge of SAP


  • Excellent administrative, clerical, record-keeping and computing skills
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Proactivity
  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • Confidentiality

Your responsibilities

  • Financial closing according to IFRS and local legal requirements
  • Ensure the maintenance of adequate accounting records to meet local legal requirements and company required ICS standards
  • Reconcile balance sheet accounts and support quarterly and yearly balance sheet reports
  • Ensure specific/complex accounting matters are well addressed and solved on time
  • Lead relevant tax, compliance and audit reporting processes and relationships for the entity, providing necessary data to internal and external authorities, and acting as a point of contact for auditors when questions arise about reporting processes or results.
  • Lead accounting and reporting projects to increase effectiveness and efficiency
  • Proactively manage project status, potential gaps and next steps to ensure objectives are met
  • Prepare and follow up budget

Who we are
In Switzerland, UNIQA is a human size company, active in the field of international health insurance since 1971 towards international organizations and corporations www.uniqa.ch. UNIQA Switzerland is a company of UNIQA Insurance Group based in Austria, one of the leading insurance companies in Europe www.uniqagroup.com

Please send us your resume and cover letter in English by email at: recrutement@uniqa.ch

Information to recruitment agencies
UNIQA does not accept any solicitation from recruitment agencies.