The dream of flying has always been a human fascination, evoking emotions and the sense of freedom. Modern business aviation attracts people who share that passion. People from all over the world converge at Jet Aviation, creating a unique cultural mix. They combine their competencies and skills with one common mission: to serve our customers best!
We continuously challenge and develop our employees, for they are our most valuable asset. Jet Aviation as an international company offers numerous possibilities for development and opens reams of professional perspectives.
In order to reinforce the Finance team in Basel we are currently recruiting for an
Accounting Specialist (50%)

As the Accounting Specialist you will be responsible for the financial accounting of one or more Jet Aviation entities in the Financial Services team within the Finance department. You will perform your tasks in line with the organization’s Vision 2020 and strategy. You will be collaborating closely with other Finance departments to ensure that accounting is aligned and executed effectively.

  • Performs accounts payable accounting activities, including the preparation, maintenance and reconciliation in the area of accounts payable
  • Ensures that transaction entry verification procedures are followed
  • Supports all kind of internal and external audits as well as other departmental tasks as deemed necessary
  • Conducts or assists in the documentation of accounting projects
  • Communicates with internal and external stakeholders relating to all aspects of the work
  • Commercial accounting education
  • Good knowledge of accounts payable process with and without purchase order
  • Minimum 2 - 3 years of work experience in similar position in an international company
  • Self-dependence and capacity for teamwork
  • Fluent in German and English (oral and written)

Desired Characteristics:

  • Good knowledge of VAT in relation to supplier invoices
  • Results driven – able to execute with high personal accountability
  • Customer focused
  • Strong influencing skills
  • French language skills is an advantage
If you are interested in a multicultural, challenging and innovative working environment and your profile matches our requirements, we are looking forward to receiving your online application (cover letter and CV in English only, testimonials and diplomas).
Jet Aviation AG
Human Resources