Junior Accountant with English

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23 Jan 2018

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.

WHAT IS THE POSITION ABOUT

This is an integral role within the Financial Accounting team responsible for delivering the 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. The Intercompany Specialist is responsible for preparing, managing, and controlling journal entries, balance sheets, reconciliations and other relevant accounting issues in compliance with local legislation, US GAAP standards, and the Sarbanes Oxley Act (SOX).

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

  • Accounts Payable Processing – includes posting and parking high volumes of invoices based on the intercompany processes through the journals 

  • Accounts Receivable Processing – includes preparing and posting outgoing and estimated invoices 

  • Checking invoices to ensure all relevant information is present, searching for appropriate backup to determine the correct coding, and resolving disputes 

  • Working to reduce items posted to the suspense account, actively working to clear those items to the appropriate GL 

  • Monthly intercompany reconciliation – including downloading the General Ledger from SAP, preparing proper reconciliation, confirming balances with country partners, solving any discrepancies within the threshold limit, determining and posting unrealized foreign exchange gains/losses 

  • Preparing settlement for Treasury
  • Maintaining the database

POSITION REQUIREMENTS

  • University education in Finance, Accounting, Economics, Business Administration or relevant is preferred
  • Previous experience within relevant position (e.g. AP, AR, Intercompany, Fixed Assets, Accounting Assistant) would be a big plus
  • Good understanding of finance policies and procedures
  • Advanced verbal and written communication skills in English
  • MS Office skills (advanced level of Excel)
  • Strong communication skills and client-focus attitude
  • Good analytical and problem solving skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Self-starter with drive and enthusiasm for making process improvements

THE OFFER

  • Attractive salary and corporate benefits package (including 5 weeks of holidays, flexible working hours, home office)
  • Permanent contract
  • Modern offices in Prague center
  • Constant personal development and training 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

Send your CV and cover letter at Mikhail.Nikolskii@peopleplace.eu

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