Project Accountant


Offered by:

Boston Consulting Group

Finance / Accounting


  • Manage the full lifecycle of the client-related projects from project opening, to corrections, to project closing
  • Maintain the accuracy of the data in our project calculation tool and ensure the data match with the automatically transferred data to the finance tool
  • Carrying out case-related transfers, corrections, and absorptions with our Global Finance team
  • Ensure the completeness of employee timesheets and its correction with local policies
  • Set up and adjust employee data in our finance tool
  • Weekly update of finance dashboards and ensure data accuracy
  • Manage the archiving process of case related documents
  • Support the team in its daily business, project management and accounting task


  • Completing tasks with high degree of accuracy, efficiency, and timeliness
  • Staying on top of things and communicating improvement suggestions proactively
  • Exhibiting an analytical and conceptual thinking with high solution orientation and problem-solving abilities
  • Excellent communication skills to colleagues, managers, and stakeholders
  • Ability to adapt to a new and dynamic environment
  • Interacting with internal and external stakeholders across functions and networks


  • Two or more years of relevant work experience in an international environment (preferably in the professional service industry)
  • Fluency in German and English (B2-C1 or higher)
  • Proficiency in MS Office, especially MS Excel (Tableau and Alteryx a plus)
  • Experience with financial systems and reporting tools (e.g. Oracle or SAP) is beneficial

 YOU'LL WORK WITHYou will work within our skilled and dedicated finance team. Additionally, you will frequently cooperate with various employees, head and line managers from our Swiss office and international finance & accounting teams. HOW TO APPLYIf you want to apply, please upload your complete application (CV, cover letter, relevant references, and certificates) in English or German at our BCG job portal: note that we do not accept any application documents via (e-)mail (including direct applications via Indeed, or similar platforms), only applications submitted on our job platform due to our data protection guidelines. Furthermore, we do currently not accept applications from recruitment agencies for this role. ABOUT USBoston Consulting Group partners with leaders in business and society to tackle their most important challenges and capture their greatest opportunities. BCG was the pioneer in business strategy when it was founded in 1963. Today, we help clients with total transformation-inspiring complex change, enabling organizations to grow, building competitive advantage, and driving bottom-line impact.To succeed, organizations must blend digital and human capabilities. Our diverse, global teams bring deep industry and functional expertise and a range of perspectives to spark change. BCG delivers solutions through leading-edge management consulting along with technology and design, corporate and digital ventures—and business purpose. We work in a uniquely collaborative model across the firm and throughout all levels of the client organization, generating results that allow our clients to thrive.EQUAL OPPORTUNITYBoston Consulting Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity / expression, national origin, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected under federal, state or local law, where applicable, and those with criminal histories will be considered in a manner consistent with applicable state and local laws.