Group Accountant (IFRS/Consolidation)

  • competitive
  • Zoug, Zug, Suisse Zoug Zug CH
  • CDI, Plein-temps
  • Partners Group AG
  • 18 juin 18 2018-06-18

We are one of the largest global private markets investment managers, serving over 1000 institutional investors worldwide. We have USD 74 billion in assets under management and more than 1000 professionals across 19 offices worldwide. Partners Group is an equal opportunity employer committed to cultural diversity.


What it's about

  • Member of the team responsible for ensuring the highest quality of the consolidated financial information and for conducting the Group's quarterly closing and consolidation process
  • Direct responsibility for preparation of specific areas in the semi-annual and annual report under IFRS
  • Maintain and develop the Group's accounting manual with responsibility for select themes
  • Assess and identify solutions for IFRS-related ad-hoc requests based on deep subject matter expertise
  • Developing and enhancing Group-related financial processes
  • Advise local accountants based in offices across the globe on IFRS and other Group-related matters

What we expect

  • Strong Bachelor's or Master's degree in Accounting, Controlling or equivalent (e.g. Certified Public Accountant or Certified Controller)
  • Up to five years of relevant work experience in consolidation and International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS)
  • Audit experience with a big-4 audit firm or in a similar position in an international group is an advantage
  • Passionate to work in an international and dynamic team with strong desire to learn about private markets; industry experience not necessarily required
  • Ambitious and driven individual, prepared to take self-initiative and work towards tight deadlines
  • Strong analytical skills and flair for analyzing financial figures
  • Proficiency in MS Excel and PowerPoint
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills; proven team player
  • Fluent in English and German preferably