Since 1967, Jet Aviation has been crafting flight in its smoothest form. From one hangar in Basel, Switzerland, to some 4,000 employees, and some 50 locations worldwide. Aircraft Management, Aircraft Sales, Charter, Completions, Defence, FBO, Fixed and Rotary Wing Maintenance, and Staffing. Behind every seamless Jet Aviation experience, is a team of dedicated professionals perfecting the art of flight. The artisans of aviation. The craft that brings our customers’ journey to life. In the hangar, on the ground, and behind the scenes. Enabling global flight, with passion.
We are looking forward to take you on board as
Accountant I BilanzbuchhalterIn
In this position you will be responsible for the financial accounting of the German entity in the Shared Services Accounting. You will perform your tasks in line with the organization’s vision and strategy as well as collaborating closely with other departments to ensure that accounting is aligned and executed effectively. The position is placed in Basel, home office is partially offered.
  • Perform general accounting activities, including the preparation, maintenance and reconciliation of ledger accounts and financial statements, such as balance sheets, profit-and-loss statements and VAT declarations
  • Process all accounts payable related cost
  • Prepare, record, analyze and report accounting and ensure the integrity of accounting records for completeness, accuracy and compliance with accepted accounting policies and principles
  • Ensure that transaction entry verification procedures are followed
  • Support all kind of internal and external audits as well as other departmental tasks as deemed necessary
  • Conduct or assist in the documentation of accounting projects
  • Communicate with internal and external stakeholders relating to all aspects of the work
  • Represent Jet Aviation as one company internally and externally with industry groups, regulatory bodies and the General Dynamics network
  • Commercial accounting education
  • Knowledge of German fiscal code (AO) as well as German commercial code (HGB)
  • Fluent in English and German
  • In depth understanding of accounting and reporting processes and procedures
  • Minimum 2 - 5 years of relevant work experience in similar position in an international company
  • Good knowledge of SAP and MS Office (Excel, Word)
  • Results driven – able to execute with high personal accountability
  • Customer focused
  • High business and financial acumen
  • Strong influencing skills
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 application online in English.
Jet Aviation AG
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