Financial Accountant

Geneva, Switzerland - Finance

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We solve problems that virtually every company developing software is facing. SonarSource is the leader in code quality & security with more than 85,000 companies using our solution, including Samsung, eBay, EA, Uber, Airbus, BMW.

SonarSource is growing and the Finance team composed of two people is looking for a Financial Accountant!


In this role, you can contribute by ensuring financial statements accuracy and compliance with regulations. As an expert in this field, you will have the opportunity to suggest and lead improvements to current systems and procedures.

On a daily basis, you will:

  • Handle day-to-day bookkeeping and quarterly closings
  • Reconcile accounts payable, account receivable and bank statements
  • Prepare, analyze and maintain financial records on a monthly, quarterly and yearly basis (balance sheet, profit/loss statement, and other reports)
  • Consolidate financial statements for 3 entities on a quarterly basis in multiple currencies
  • Contribute to monthly and quarterly financial reporting
  • Compute taxes and prepare tax returns, VAT returns


  • First proven accounting experience in a fast-paced environment
  • Extensive knowledge of accounting and corporate finance principles and procedures
  • Excellent accounting software user, proficient with WinEur
  • Experience with IT companies is a plus
  • Written and spoken fluency in both French and English
  • Strong organizational skills, attention to detail and able to meet deadlines
  • Self-confident and bold to challenge the status quo accordingly

What we do

SonarSource was started by a team of developers that wanted to change the way code is built in an agile development process. The company was created to develop the open source tool SonarQube, which is now the standard in code quality management with over 85,000 instances deployed today. Every day we are focused on solving developers’ next big problem.

Who we are

At SonarSource we believe in people, excellence, and delivery. We’re a team of problem solvers and overachievers who seek out others who are also passionate and relentless in their respective missions. We want to work with people who are ready to fasten their seat belts and be part of an incredible ride. We work hard not because we’re told to, but because we genuinely love what we do and do what we love. If there’s one main message we want you to remember about us, it’s that we push others to be best in class at whatever they do: choose your battle, innovate, take risks, and lead change. Join us; we’ll be smarter and stronger together.

Why you will love it here

  • You will be given ownership and challenges, team support and encouragement to help you hit your personal goals
  • You will have the opportunity to be a leader in your domain
  • You will have a concrete impact on a fast-growing company
  • You will enjoy working as part of a casual, fun and passionate team
  • You will meet and work with a talented and diverse team of 75+ professionals from 18 different nationalities
  • You will enjoy the passion and drive of a start-up with big-company events and benefits

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In the meantime, we want to give you a heads-up on our hiring process:

  • For technical roles only, qualified candidates will first be asked via email to take a technical assessment named Codility
  • For all roles, selected candidates will be invited to 30 min video session(s) with one or two members of the hiring team
  • Then, candidates will be invited to come to our offices for half a day or so, to complete a technical interview with the hiring team, followed by a meeting with the people & culture team
  • Finally, candidates will potentially be asked to schedule a 1h final interview with our CEO

Kindly note that you can be declined at any stage and we will always do our best to deliver direct constructive feedback. To know more about who you may meet, visit our team page.

Have fun. We are looking forward to meeting you!