Controller Asset Management (Full Time)

At Vontobel, we are committed to actively shaping our future. We create and pursue investment opportunities that get our clients ahead. As a global financial service provider with Swiss roots, we specialize in wealth management, active asset management and investment solutions that fit.

Within the Controlling Asset Management Team in Zurich we are looking for a Controller.

Your Challenge

  • Show initiative and take responsibility for a broad variety of critical processes in AM. Most notably: month-end financial statement closing, P&L reporting, differences analyses, forecasting and budgeting
  • Support various budgeting and mid-term planning cycles across Vontobel Group. This requires solid understanding of the business and close coordination with Boutiques, Global Sales, Infrastructure, Human Resources and Senior Management.
  • Support and control the monthly financial statement closing processes of a variety of legal entities across regions and across boutiques
  • Analyze, discuss and challenge the results of the division and its various reporting segments with division management and senior leadership
  • Identify, analyze and intuitively represent any extraordinary deviations of numbers
  • Act as single point of entry for client and product information
  • Further enhance and digitalize our existing set of reports and increase the informational value of the output generated
  • Act as a deputy for Head AM Controlling
  • Represent AM Controlling in AM internal and group wide projects

Your Qualification

  • University degree or equivalent in Accounting, Finance or similar applied quantitative sciences
  • Minimum seven years of experience in Controlling in the financial industry, preferred in Asset Management
  • Excellent knowledge of data structure, analysis, visualization and reconciliation
  • High level of expertise in SQL, R, Python or similar data driven-languages and in MS Office (Excel, Word, Access and Powerpoint)
  • Affinity to maintain and develop the Management Information System together with internal and external support
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills with results oriented mind-set
  • Exact, structured and goal-oriented working style
  • Able to work under pressure, good team player
  • Excellent written & spoken English and German, French is considered as an asset


Florence Majercik, +41 58 283 73 88, Corporate Human Resources


Zürich / Genferstrasse 27