* Previous relevant experience and exposure to Commodity Trading industry
* You understand flows and mechanisms on top of accounting principles

## About Our Client ##

Our client is a Trading company based in Geneva.

## Job Description ##

* Ensure trading economic view is properly translated into accounting books in accordance with internal policies
* Perform closing tasks ensuring trading P&L is extensively and accurately reflected into accounting ledgers
* Reconciliation of trading book versus accounting ledgers and analyse discrepancies
* Support external audits of yearly financial statements and partnership activities
* Provide meaningful analysis to the various stakeholders to improve decision-making
* Support continuous improvements regarding tools, processes and controls
* Comply with internal policies on confidentiality and security of accounting data
* Serve as the focal point between commercial operations, risk and support functions to ensure proper recognition and reflection of the P&L

## The Successful Applicant ##

* Master's degree in Finance/Accounting or equivalent
* Minimum 5 years of relevant experience with exposure to the energy/commodity trading industry
* Understanding the commodity trading industry including markets, products and exchanges
* Excellent accounting knowledge is required with strong experience in closing audits
* Knowledge of ERP systems and high literacy in Excel

* Strong verbal, written and presentation skills in both English and French
* Excellent partnering skills and can-do attitude
* Strong analytical and critical-thinking skills
* Demonstrate ability to identify and communicate potential issues to appropriate teams/stakeholders, ensuring follow-up and resolution
* Committed and resilient, dealing effectively with pressure and tight deadlines
* Eager to learn and self-motivated
* Ability to earn trust

## What's on Offer ##

The hiring company highly values Finance functions and the successful candidate will play a crucial role in ensuring proper trade accounting, timely reporting and high-quality trading data. The team is skilled and quality-minded.

The company culture couples a dynamic and challenging work environment with a team that promotes the possibility to shape your work flow and implement your suggestions.


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Commodity Trading


Trade Accountant


Energy & Natural Resources



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