Technical Accountant

Lucerne, Switzerland

Company Description

EF is the world leader in international education. Our mission is to break down bar­riers in language, culture, and geography and so far we have helped over 15 million people learn a language, discover the world or earn an academic degree.

We have fifteen subsidiaries and non-profit organizations, schools and offices in over 50 countries and employs over 34,000 staff and teachers.

In today’s increasingly complex and interdependent world our mission is more relevant than ever. www.ef.com  

Job Description

We are currently looking for an ambitious, highly driven and enthusiastic technical accountant with a flair for numbers and information technologies, attention to detail and strong Excel knowledge to join our finance team in Lucerne. EF is a young, dynamic and entrepreneurial company which is looking for independent responsible personalities with an international mindset.

As a technical accountant, you will work with the accounting of one or more legal entities, being responsible for the cross country revenue reconciliation process. To accomplish your tasks you will work with other functional areas and other EF companies around the world. You will work closely with your manager as a key contributor in quarterly and annual closing procedures and on different financial and systems projects together with our business engineer.


As you prove your skills and acquire new ones, you develop your career and increase your responsibility. You will have the opportunity to work on individual projects proving your analytical independent way of working, delivery high quality results.


This position provides excellent opportunities to develop your career.


  • Minimum a bachelor degree in Business administration or similar including relevant financial accounting classes
  • Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Excel and VBA
  • Prior experience in the accounting field is not required but is considered an advantage
  • Excellent level of English, additional languages are considered an advantage
  • Our Accountants should be detail oriented, deadline driven and have an analytical mindset
  • An energetic highly motivated personality with a positive attitude
  • Strong social and communication skills to work in an international environment with all levels of management
  • Independent worker who also enjoys contributing to a team

Additional Information

EF is an equal opportunities employer. EF offers competitive salaries and a multicultural working environment. If you are motivated by the prospect of an international career with a dynamic and forward-thinking company, we want to hear from you. Please submit your application including letter of motivation and photo in English.