Head of Finance Switzerland 100%


Offered by:

Omya International AG

Finance / Accounting
Omya is a leading global producer of industrial minerals, mainly fillers and pigments derived from calcium carbonate and dolomite, and a worldwide distributor of specialty chemicals.Founded in 1884 in Switzerland, Omya has a global presence extending to more than 180 locations in over 50 countries with 8,000 employees. We are looking for a

Head of Finance Switzerland 100%

Job main responsibilities

  • Ensure timely reporting and high quality of financial information complying with group and local statutory requirements
  • Responsible for the preparation of monthly, quarterly and annual reporting in accordance with Omya Group requirements and Swiss Gaap Fer
  • Responsible for the preparation of annual statutory financial statements in accordance with Swiss laws and regulations
  • Execute local forecast and budgeting process in close collaboration with Group & regional requirements & deadlines
  • Monitoring & maintain the overall operating effectiveness of the Internal Control System for all Swiss Omya companies
  • Preparation of all tax related matters & declarations (income tax & VAT declarations etc.)
  • Business partner for all internal and external stakeholders as the local finance head
  • Maintain and keep a strong business acumen & act as the financial conscious
  • Support Group Controlling for group-wide projects as pilot country
  • Being a member of the local Country-Coordination-Team in Switzerland
  • Lead and manage a ?best-in-class" local Swiss finance
  • Monitor and develop the services levels in cooperation with the GBS
  • Develop the local finance team, processes as well as systems

Candidate profile requirements

  • Swiss Certified Public Accountant or Expert in Accounting, Reporting and Controlling
  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to work independently and proactively 
  • eager to handle complex challenges in an international environment
  • Excellent interpersonal and communications skills 
  • Teamleader with teamplayer mentality
  • Hands-on and result-driven 
  • Fluent in English, German is an advantage 


Omya International AG, Diana Flückiger, Baslerstrasse 42, 4665 Oftringen, Switzerland
Mail: [email protected]