Anglo-American University (AAU) is the oldest private university in the Czech Republic, offering BA and MA programs with both Czech and American accreditation in a uniquely international environment. Situated in the beautifully restored Thurn-Taxis palace in Prague’s historic Malá Strana district, AAU cultivates a global learning environment, promoting analytical, creative and practical thinking in the pursuit of academic excellence.

Financial Controller / Accountant

Tired of a strict corporate culture with never-ending working hours? Want to work with a cheerful and friendly team? Interested in experiencing diversity and working for an internationally accredited university? We are looking for YOU!

About us:

  • Established in 1990, AAU has a status of a leading not-for-profit organization that is educating the next generation of global achievers from around the world
  • Beautiful location: Thurn-Taxis palace at Malá Strana
  • Students coming from more than 70 countries
  • Small, interactive classes taught in English
  • American WSCUC accreditation
  • Inspiring environment

Your new position:

  • Input of supplier’s invoices to the accounting system
  • Processing of bank statements
  • Processing of business trips – settlement, advances paid, per diem, etc.
  • Management of cash register for employees – operating expenses
  • Issuing invoices
  • Assist in month – end closing and with other projects as needed
  • Participation in controlling activities
  • Preparation of regular financial internal reports and ad hoc analysis
  • Related accounting / administrative agenda
  • Close co-operation with colleagues in financial department
  • Administrative support for Vice President for Finance & Operations

How can you succeed?

  • Full time/Part-time (flexible working hours)
  • Minimum 2-3 year of experience in accountant position
  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance from a respected institution
  • Knowledge of local accounting principles, tax policies, regulatory standards and compliance requirements
  • Computer skills
  • English and Czech language on advanced level
  • Team player, able to work with colleagues within the organization
  • Good time management and prioritization skills
  • Well-organized and structured/systematic approach to work

What’s in it FOR YOU?

  • A friendly team which always appreciates good work and new ideas
  • Full-time position with flexible working hours and the possibility of combining work from the office as well as from home
  • Adequate remuneration incl. benefits such as an extra week of holiday, 5 sick days, refreshments at work + meal vouchers, one-hour lunch break included in the work hours, possibility to work from home, possibility to study for free and other benefits
  • Multicultural environment, view of the Prague Castle, Vojanovy sady park

Information about position

Anglo-americká vysoká škola, z.ú.
Letenská 120/5, Praha – Malá Strana
Required education: Bachelor's
Required languages: English (Advanced), Czech (Advanced)
Benefits: Flexible start/end of working hours, Meal tickets / catering allowance, Holidays 5 weeks, Sick days, Occasional work from home, Opportunity to work up hours, Children-friendly office
Listed in: Economics and Business Finance, Finance accountant
Employment form
Employment form: Full-time work, part-time work
Contract duration
Contract duration: Permanent
Employment contract
Employment contract: employment contract
Employer type: Employer

Also suitable for parents on maternity and parental leave.

Anglo-americká vysoká škola, z.ú., Ivana Kratochvílová