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Financial Accountant

Job Summary

As a member of the centralized European Accounting Team based in Prague you will be responsible for various accounting and finance processes across numerous European countries, reporting directly to the Senior Regional Accounting Manager.

Proactive and dynamic involvement in the European Accounting Team to achieve key performance measurements in terms of efficiency, productivity and quality by ensuring all the processes and controls are followed and service excellence provided to both internal and external clients.

Strong team-player as responsibilities include working with various European Accounting Team members and cooperating with peers in a way to promote trust and communication.


  • Involvement in projects (European and Global) as directed by the Accounting Manager
  • Accounting for accruals, prepayments and payroll entries for assigned European countries, including resolution of all outstanding issues and reconciling items
  • Bank statement / transaction processing and reconciliations
  • Fixed asset accounting (from acquisition to disposal)
  • Inter-company accounting, invoicing, reconciliation and reporting
  • Reconciliation of Balance sheet accounts
  • General ledger journal entries
  • Month-end accounting and closure activities
  • Review of coding of AP invoices
  • Cross-regional responsibilities including assistance with ad hoc analysis and analytics as needed
  • Contact with external and internal auditors (Corporate audit, internal audits and local statutory audits) as required by the team manager
  • Contact and involvement with local finance staff in the various EU countries

Required Skills/Education:

  • Preferably degree in Accounting/Finance
  • 2+ years’ experience in Accounting
  • Accounting certification preferably completed or ongoing (ACCA or Chartered Accountant)
  • Major ERP system experience (Oracle experience preferred)
  • Previous SSC experience an advantage
  • Fluent in 2 European Languages (which must include English)
  • Highly organised and self-motivated
  • Mathematical and analytical approach
  • Ability to build and maintain strong professional relationships with internal and external contacts through open and confident communication
  • Strength of character and tenacious approach to ensure timely resolution of issues
  • Ability to work under time pressure
  • Intermediate Excel

Benefits Offered:

  • A great work life balance
  • 25 days of vacation + public holidays + 4 sick days
  • Discounted gym and wellness membership
  • Company contribution to a pension fund and life insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Private medical care package
  • Fresh fruits and refreshments in the office
  • Language courses, sponsored social & sporting events, relocation assistance
  • Job related continuous training and clear career progression path

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Informace o pozici

Monster Worldwide
Rohanské nábřeží 670/19, Praha – Karlín
Required education: Bachelor's
Required languages: English (Advanced)
Listed in: Banking industry and financial services, Finance accountant
Employment form
Employment form: Full-time work
Contract duration
Contract duration: Permanent
Employment contract
Employment contract: employment contract
Employer type: Employer

Monster Worldwide, Gillian McKnight