The HOERBIGER brand is synonymous with performance-defining components in compressors, industrial engines and turbines, automobile transmissions, and multifaceted mechanical engineering applications. Innovations in attractive technological market niches are the basis for components and services that offer unique selling propositions and long-term benefits for the customer. HOERBIGER is active throughout the world as a leading player in the fields of compression technology, drive technology and hydraulics.
We set standards.

Its 111 locations around the globe make HOERBIGER Compression Technology not only the top-ranking Strategic Business Unit in terms of sales, but also the most complex one in the HOERBIGER Group. Its operation is based on a global matrix organization comprising four pillars: Business Division OEM, Business Division Service, Business Division Production and Support Functions.

Accountant with French language

Environment and Purpose

The Financial Shared Services were established in Prague to centralise the accounting and also some other reporting functions into one location. Currently 6 European Service units were taken over by FSSC in Prague and are fully operational and independent. The French entities are now planned to be moved under FSSC.

Within 2 to 3 years the role could change and could develop into the Senior / Teamlead position depending on the candidate´s abilities and experiences.

Changes in the next 3 years

Within the next three years, the Financial Shared Services will continuously grow, utilizing one standard ERP system and continuously improving the standard processes. The FSSC will provide standardized services in a cost efficient way, while exceeding customer expectations for quality and delivering the services with a service-oriented and friendly attitude. The FSSC will have a trusted and open relationship with the business partners it serves. It will operate in a strong accountable corporate culture to ensure accurate and complete reporting in accordance with IFRS, statutory, tax and other regulatory requirements while providing needed financial information and guidance to enable successful business decisions.

Essential Responsibilities

- Responsible for the overtaking of the accounting functions for the French entities

- in charge for the IFRS reporting for group purposes and the statutory/tax reporting needs on local level

- Responsible for delivering the month-end-close in time

- Process the accounting accurately and on-time without any material mistakes

- be key point of contact for any audits (group, statutory, tax or corporate audit) of the assigned entities

- To prepare documentation of the transition

- Responsibility to look for any potential improvement to be more efficient and effective

- Responsible for Hard Close and Year-end pack pack

- Responsible for Internal controls

Technical or functional Knowledge

Good knowledge of French GAAP standards; knowledge of the French tax reporting a plus

Solid understanding of IFRS

Experience with SAP system

Experience with Hyperion financial Solutions is welcome

Language skills: French and English,

take ownership of assigned tasks - be responsible for the respective accounts

Experience and Essential Requirements


Degree in Accounting.


Minimum of 5 years of accounting experience in French environment

work experience in a FSSC environment a plus

be a team player in the FSSC

provide an excellent service experience to the customers

Informace o pozici

Sokolovská 2408/222, Praha – Libeň
Required education: Secondary education or professional training with a school-leaving exam
Required languages: English (Advanced), French (Advanced)
Benefits: Bonuses, Cell phone, Notebook, Contributions to the pension / life insurance, Flexible start/end of working hours, Meal tickets / catering allowance, Holidays 5 weeks, Educational courses, training, Occasional work from home, Corporate Events, Opportunity to work up hours, Foreign business trips, Launch of a completely new project
Listed in: Economics and Business Finance, Bookkeeper, accountant
Employment form
Employment form: Full-time work
Contract duration
Contract duration: Permanent
Employment contract
Employment contract: employment contract
Employer type: Employer

HOERBIGER Žandov, s.r.o., Michaela Smit
483 030 284