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 Administration/Financial Accountant team in Kloten (Zürich) we are currently recruiting for an
Financial Accountant (Cost Controller)
As the Administration/Financial Accountant (Cost Controller) you will be responsible for invoice control, allocations of costs (cost control) and support the Finance department with various tasks. You will perform your tasks in line with the organization’s Vision 2021 and strategy. You will be collaborating closely with other Finance departments to ensure that accounting is aligned and executed effectively.

 • Cost control for pass thru expenses for our aircraft management clients. Checks incoming invoices for correctness. Scanning and processing of supplier invoices in DocWare
 • Performs general accounting activities mostly accounts payable, bank payments etc. 
 • 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 
 • Supports the Finance Director with various tasks such as month-end closing, budget, forecast etc.

• Commercial accounting education 
• Good knowledge of Swiss GAAP (OR) 
• In depth understanding of accounting and reporting processes and procedures 
• Minimum 2 - 5 years of work experience in similar position in an international company 
• Fluent in German and English (oral and written), 
• Good knowledge MS Office (Excel, Word) and SAP 

Desired Characteristics:

• Self-motivated with good interpersonal skills, can work under pressure 
• Results driven – able to execute with high personal accountability 
• Customer focused 
• High business and financial acumen 
• Team player
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, CV) in English.
Jet Aviation AG
Human Resources