Accounting Tax Manager

Location Geneva
Discipline: Commodities
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Freddie Ricks

Contact email: freddie.ricks@venturesearch.com
Job ref: 2372
Published: about 1 month ago

We are representing one of the largest oil trading firms globally seeking an accounting manager to join their team:

Leadership:
• Establish and implement objectives and strategy for accounting and tax functions.
• Ensure accurate and timely management information.
• Collaborate with VP Finance on financial performance updates.
• Develop and manage budgets and policies.
• Liaise with external auditors and committees on company performance.

Reporting:
• Prepare financial reports and monthly management information packs.
• Analyze business results and performance metrics.
• Assist in budget variance analysis and run ad hoc reports.

Tax:
• Prepare and review tax returns and supporting schedules.
• Provide guidance on tax implications of business decisions.
• Coordinate with auditors and consultants for tax compliance.
• Implement tax planning strategies to minimize liabilities.

Treasury:
• Develop daily cash flow forecasts and monitor financial health.
•Establish payment procedures and ensure adequate funds.
• Advise management on liquidity planning.

Budgeting and Planning:
• Direct preparation of annual operating budgets and fiscal plans.
• Assist with long-term and short-term business planning.
• Optimize business performance and manage department budgets.

Risk Management:
• Understand regulatory impacts and manage risk through accounting and audit functions.
• Ensure finance business continuity and disaster recovery.
• Implement policies and procedures for accounting compliance.

Generic Responsibilities:
• Develop and implement department policies and procedures.
• Establish monitoring mechanisms for performance.
• Support firms Performance Management System implementation.
• Develop employee competencies and succession planning.
• Review and recommend organizational structures.
• Contribute to Corporate Integrated Risk Management System.
• Promote an innovative culture and recommend process improvements.
• Support report development for firms Management.