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AP Accountant

Rising Tide GmbH

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AP Accountant

RISING TIDE®is a premier management and advisory services company, unparalleled in creating innovative and results-driven solutions that exceed expectations and generate new possibilities for those we serve. Located in Schaffhausen, Switzerland, we specialize in tailored alternative investment management solutions and comprehensive intellectual property (IP) management services.


With an international group of highly talented professionals, we are dedicated to delivering the high watermark for service excellence and creating the new standards for how tangible and intangible assets are preserved and maximized.


To support our Finance Team, we are looking for an




This position will be reporting to the Finance Manager, with the primary responsibility of managing the daily accounting and operational needs of several legal entities within the group. Our ideal candidate is a highly motivated and energetic team player with the drive to succeed and excel in a fast-paced, international business environment. We require an individual with a high-level of integrity and adaptability, coupled with excellent attention to detail.

Major responsibilities: 
  • Accounts payable and the payment process

  • Preparing payment requests and ensuring timely execution

  • Monitoring bank account balances and performing regular reconciliations

  • Assisting with invoicing to clients

  • Preparing general ledger (GL) account entries, including journals for accruals and prepayments

  • Preparing GL account reconciliations and sub ledger reconciliations

  • Preparing quarterly VAT returns and ensuring timely submission

  • Assisting with the preparation of monthly management accounts on a department and company level

  • Assisting with monthly closing and financial statements for single entities

  • Responsible for improving the expense process including training of new users in the expense tool

Your profile:

We are looking for a highly motivated self-starter, who feels comfortable in an entrepreneurial atmosphere and is willing to bring in their own ideas and proactively take on additional responsibilities. This position gives the right individual the opportunity to shape and influence their own position, creating tailored services and delivering value-added expertise that exceeds our clients’ expectations. In order to succeed in our challenging and fast paced, international business environment, the ideal candidate has the following qualifications and experience:
  • At least 2 years of work experience in AP / accounting

  • Part-qualified accountant or finance professional is preferred

  • Fluent in English, verbal and written; Business German an asset

  • Previous work experience with ERP-systems a plus, especially SAP B1

  • Proficiency in the use of Microsoft Excel

  • Knowledge of and/or experience in Swiss GAAP FER, OR and Swiss VAT are an asset

  • Strong multi-tasking skills and the ability to perform tasks seamlessly across multiple entities


Our offer: 

This position offers you the opportunity to develop your talent in a dynamic, entrepreneurial and truly international environment and further develop your professional skills. If you are the perfect fit for our team, please submit your application, including your CV in English  here.

Applicants must have a valid work permit for Switzerland.


Rising Tide 

Herrenacker 15

CH-8200 Schaffhausen