Group Finance Specialist

  • Hitachi Zosen Inova AG
  • Zürich (Schweiz)
  • Presence / Mobile
  • Work experience
  • Finance, Controlling
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About us

Zurich-based green-tech company Hitachi Zosen Inova (HZI) is a global leader in solutions for energy transition and circular economy including Energy from Waste (EfW) and Renewable Gas (RG), operating as part of the Hitachi Zosen Corporation Group. HZI acts as a project developer, technology supplier and engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contractor delivering complete turnkey plants and system solutions for thermal and biological waste recovery. Its solutions are based on efficient and environmentally sound technologies, are thoroughly tested, and can be flexibly adapted to customer requirements. HZI’s Service Solutions Group combines its own research and development with comprehensive manufacturing and erection capabilities to provide support throughout a plant’s entire plant cycle. HZI works for customers ranging from established waste management companies to up-and-coming partners in new markets. Its innovative and reliable solutions have been part of more than 1,600 reference projects worldwide.

Your responsibilities

  • Reporting. Responsible/coordination/support/review:
  • Hitachi Zosen Corporation Group reporting Japan: quarterly and annual group reporting of HZI Group entities
  • Inova Group reporting according to IFRS
  • Standalone HZI Group consolidation according to IFRS
  • Respective financial statements of Hitachi Zosen Inova entity according to local GAAP
  • Coordination and organization of external financial audits / reviews for Hitachi Zosen Inova AG including its subsidiaries/branch offices
  • Maintenance, development and implementation of Accounting Guidelines
  • Close Collaboration with Sales Team in project development, focusing on Finance / Tax / Administration matters
  • Support, plan and implement new developments of ERP systems for new established companies
  • Mergers & Acquisition. Supporting:
  • purchase or sales process
  • integration process focusing on finance / tax / administrative matters
  • purchase price allocation (IFRS 3)
  • Internal Control System (ICS):
  • Supervision, application and adaption of ICS according to Japan SOX and Swiss law
  • Inova Group contact person for HZC internal financial audit
  • In this position you are working closely with the Director of Accounting and Tax

Your experiences

  • Education in accounting / finance / controlling (e.g. Treuhandexperte, Degree in business administration at university/university of applied science. Potentially certified public accountant)
  • Several years experience in finance and consolidation; in the sector of plant construction and capital goods industry is a plus
  • Good knowledge of IFRS; Experience in local GAAP in the countries HZI is present
  • Good analytical skills
  • Profound knowledge of Microsoft Office programs.
  • Sound knowledge of consolidation software and ERP systems
  • Flexible, communicative, resilient
  • Good language skills in German and English

We offer

  • Responsible challenge with diversified field of activity
  • Team-oriented working atmosphere in an international Company
  • Personal development opportunities through own Inova Academy
  • Opportunity to gain an insight into various technical disciplines
  • Excellent employment conditions
  • Attractive working place (central, good transport links)
  • Modern infrastructure


Do you have any questions? Please contact us.
We look forward to receiving your application.

For HR agencies: Please note that we do not accept applications coming from agencies. Thank you.