Accountant Receivable (M/F)

  • Company: Louis Vuitton Switzerland
  • Country/Region: Switzerland
  • Business group: Fashion & Leather Goods
  • Contract type: Permanent Job
  • Function: Finance
  • Experience required: Minimum 5 years
  • Reference No.: LVM10690
  • Date of publication: 2020.06.15


Louis Vuitton Direction Central Europe Region (14 Stores: Switzerland, Austria, Ceska, Hungary and Romania) is seeking an Accountant Receivable in our Switzerland (Meyrin) Office.

We expect that you succeed in:

  • Daily reconciliation of store sales as well as checking the consistency vs. our POS system.
  • Communication and follow up with stores in case of payment discrepancies.
  • Clearing of the bank-in of receivables in SAP.
  • General Ledger accounting.
  • Maintain subsidiary accounts by verifying, allocating, and posting transactions.
  • Follow up and clearing of deposits, credit notes and gift certificates.
  • Prepare monthly reconciliations and closing.
  • Contribute to team by accomplishing related results as needed.
  • Add-hoc analysis on credit card fees, etc.


We are looking for : 

Bachelor's degree or comparable education in accounting and equivalent of relevant experience minimum 3-4 years in accounting department within an international environment.

Some of main skills and strengths:

  • Advanced Excel skills and SAP are a plus
  • Fluent in German and English, any other language is an asset (French)
  • Strong customers orientation (service minded)
  • Able to meet with tight deadlines and to cope with changes
  • Capable of working autonomously
  • An enquiring mind, supportive of continuous process improvement
  • Team oriented working attitude
  • Previous retail industry experience and/or multinational company experience are a plus
  • Experience or strong knowledge about TAX / VAT are a plus.

Fashion & Leather Goods

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