Senior Assistant - Audit Financial Services

Job type:Perm
Salary/Rate:Market rate
Seniority:Experienced Qualified
Job ref:SWI5130224
Post Date:13.02.24

Meet Our Recruiter

Brendan Toner
Brendan Toner
Head of Internal Audit Recruitment, Search & Selection- USA & EMEA Regions

About the Role

Location: Zurich, Switzerland

Job Grade: D2 Senior Consultant

Client Service / Support Service: Client Service

Workload: 80-100%

Job Description:

As a Senior Consultant in our Audit team, you will work with a diverse range of clients, including small regional banks, medium-sized private banks, and internationally active financial institutions. Your responsibilities will involve checking consolidated and individual financial statements in adherence to Swiss and international accounting standards. You will conduct on-site examinations, assess processes, provide consulting and auditing services related to risk management, compliance with legal guidelines, and support clients with complex regulatory issues. Additionally, you'll play a key role in special audits such as those related to money laundering and supervise the development of audit assistants in your team.


  • Bachelor's or master's degree in economics
  • 2-3 years of professional experience in assurance and audit
  • Started further training to become a Swiss federal expert, dipl. Auditor, or willingness to start training
  • Experience in managing and training employees on the job is a plus
  • Strong numerical aptitude with a resilient and customer-oriented personality
  • Excellent knowledge of German and good English
  • Reliable and committed team player with a forward-looking and detail-oriented way of working
  • Quick comprehension and assertiveness

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