Overview

ABOUT THE COMPANY

We are a company with long and rich history and thanks to constant development we managed to remain on the top in the field of new technologies. We are world’s leading independent IT solutions company, providing services to the most prestige clients. We have been on the market for more than 60 years, nowadays operating in more than 70 countries worldwide including modern brand new offices in the centre of Prague. The European branch of the global Shared Services in Prague with more than 450 employees was established 5 years ago with the objective of supporting European markets and functions worldwide. Constantly growing, we offer career opportunities and professional development for people who want to be part of the changes and who want to grow with the company.

 

ABOUT THE ROLE

The General Ledger Accountant is an integral role within the Financial Accounting Prague team responsible for delivering month-end financial information that impacts Balance Sheets. This position plays a critical part in the company’s month-end close process resulting in complete and accurate financial statements. Within this role you will be responsible for preparing, managing, and controlling journal entries, balance sheets, reconciliations and other relevant accounting issues in compliance with local legislation and US GAAP standards.

Within your role, some of your key responsibilities will be:

  • Regular month end closing activities
  • General Ledger accounts reconciliations
  • Recurring and ad hoc journal entries to keep accurate accounting records
  • Pre-Billing initiations
  • Various reports distribution
  • Purchase orders review and financial approving
  • Invoice approval
  • Clearing of transactions on a monthly basis
  • Identifying and suggesting process improvement opportunities
  • Complying internal policies and procedures
  • Supporting internal and external audits as requested
  • Taking full ownership and responsibility for the tasks assigned
  • Cooperating with internal stakeholders, Industry Vertical and Business Partners
  • Maintaining up to date process documentation

 

REQUIREMENTS

  • University education in Finance, Accounting, Economics, Business Administration or relevant is preferred
  • Previous experience in bookkeeping or accounting (AP, AR, GL, Fixed Assets, Treasury accounting, Accounting Assistant) is an advantage
  • Good understanding of finance policies and procedures
  • Advanced verbal and written communication skills in English
  • MS Office skills (advanced level of Excel)
  • System knowledge of SAP would be an advantage
  • Good Customer Service skills and client-focus attitude
  • Good analytical and problem solving skills, attention to detail
  • Capable of operating in an environment where clear communication, accuracy, timeliness and compliance are key
  • Self-starter with drive and enthusiasm for making process improvements

 

THE OFFER

  • Attractive corporate benefit package (including meal vouchers, 5 weeks of holidays, flexible working hours and home office)
  • Permanent contract
  • Modern offices in Prague center
  • Constant personal development and trainings possibilities
  • Daily use of foreign languages
  • Free refreshments in the workplace
  • Opportunity to be part of projects
  • Positive, international and relaxed working environment
  • Social events and team building activities

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About People Place

About People Place

Our group has been successfully sourcing and providing talented hard-working professionals since 2001, which makes us an experienced but young Recruitment & Staffing agency in the market. Our passion is to lead through enterprise, innovation, warm-heartedness and integrity. Going the extra mile, comes as standard for us at all times.

People Place helps people shape their careers and organizations their human power. We build relationships with our candidates and we develop a client service that goes beyond business. To exceed expectations on both sides is part of our company DNA.

We look forward to hearing from you and having the opportunity to chat on a one-to-one basis. Discuss your goals, priorities and expectations with our HR Specialists. Plain and straight forward, our goal is to put together Best & Best.

 

Please do not hesitate to contact me in case of any questions or to apply directly:

Tereza Barakova
Senior Talent Recruitment Consultant | Client Relations Manager
People Place
Distinctly Different
Email: tereza.barakova@peopleplace.eu
Mobile: +420 775 446 667
Address: Halkova 2, Prague 2, 120 00
Country: Czech Republic