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US GAAP Audit Assistant Manager

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Location Zürich

Clock Start: Summer 2020

Job reference: 127206WD

Suitcase Assurance

Your tasks

  • You are part of audits in the life science sector mainly focused on medtech.
  • You play a crucial part in the preparation of financial statements of large multinational companies who prepare financial statements in accordance with United States Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (US GAAP) and file with the Securities Exchange Commission (SEC).
  • You audit consolidated financial statements prepared under US GAAP and Swiss GAAP.
  • You carry out special audits and other projects like business development.
  • You will lead in designing and supervising the implementation of the audit approach and draw up reports and recommendations.
  • You will advise clients on financial reporting and regulatory developments and keep up to date with regulatory changes by attending internal and external seminars.
  • You are in the driver seat of your own responsibility, flexibility and development.
  • You share your expertise and experience actively by teaching, coaching and mentoring others.

Your profile

  • You have 3-5 years' demonstrable experience in a similar role at a Big 4 or an International Second Tier firm. Furthermore you are technically extremely strong with an excellent working knowledge of US GAAP, US GAAS, and PCAOB standards.
  • You completed the US CPA qualification – ideally with first time passing.
  • You have an understanding of the key reporting requirements of the Securities Exchange Commission specifically for companies listed on a US Stock Exchange.
  • You have experience in helping to coordinate outsourced shared service centers and other network firms in a multi-location audit environment.
  • You audited firms in the life science/medtech sector.
  • You are a team player who has the ability to report upwards to Partners. Moreover you have excellent verbal and written communications skills, which includes the ability to present information clearly and concisely.
  • You have a positive «can do» attitude to challenges and the agility to multitask effectively across competing priorities.

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<H4>Benjamin Lohrmann</H4>Recruitment Team<br/>Tel. +41 58 792 25 29

Benjamin Lohrmann

Recruitment Team
Tel. +41 58 792 25 29
Are you passionate and ready to shape the future?
Then you've got what it takes to reimagine the possible.

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<H4>Benjamin Lohrmann</H4>Recruitment Team<br/>Tel. +41 58 792 25 29

Benjamin Lohrmann

Recruitment Team
Tel. +41 58 792 25 29
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