Edwards Vacuum Accounting Technician (AC) in Brno, Czech Republic

Job Description

Formal education: University degree in finance/economics ACCA is an advantage Working experience: 3-5 years experience as accountant (assistant auditor) PC skills: MS Office - Excel, Word, PowerPoint SAP is an advantage Language skills: English – advanced knowledge Other skills and knowledge: IFRS knowledge is an advantage Key competencies:

  • Service orientation

  • Analytical thinking and problem solving

  • Communication

  • Teamwork and Collaboration

  • Information sharing

  • Learning and adaptability

  • Developing others

  • Initiative

  • Optimism

Purpose of the Job:

This role is responsible for accurate and timely reporting of financial postion according to requirements from Atlas Copco.

Principal Accountabilities:

  1. Prepares monthly group reporting and adhering to Month End closing deadlines to deliver timely group reporting submission of financial statements
  2. Ensure accounting transactions in AC CT entities are recorded onto the relevant AC systems accurately and on a timely basis, in accordance with AC policies and procedures
  3. Prepares and reviews balance sheet reconciliations on monthly basis
  4. Provides BS and P&L; analysis
  5. Ensures integrity of information between Balance Sheet, P&L;, Cash Flow
  6. Liaises with Business controller and his team finance team, country and cost centre managers
  7. Performs ad hoc tasks
  8. Supports Business
  9. Ensures that the sub-ledgers and general ledger is complete and accurate
  10. Ensures that all balances are existing, complete and properly supported
  11. Liaises with auditors (internal/external) and other regulatory units, provide data and explanations for the annual audit and review of local statutory accounts to allow sign off of Atlas Copco Group and local statutory accounts
  12. Shares information and knowledge with others within the team and whole FSC
  13. Provide mentoring and support to direct reports. Hold regular group meetings as well as individual meetings and personal development sessions
  14. Liaises with other FSC departments and other units in the Group
  15. Communicates effectively
  16. Cooperates on statutory accounts and tax returns
  17. Suggests improvements of standard processes to optimizing efficiency and quality
  18. Follow other instructions given by AtR Manager

General accountabilities:

  1. During all work activities observes policies, regulations and directives for assuring safety and protection of health during work
  2. During all work activities comply with policies and targets of quality, with the policies and targets of environmental protection and related procedures and directions
  3. Keeps his working place and equipment in order and in the line with the 5S system principles
  4. Shows active approach towards broadening knowledge and qualification
  5. Active approach to BPI and partnership building
  6. Follows internal guidelines of the employer and generally applicable regulations
  7. Responsibilities and rights resulting from the company organization chart
  8. Respect customer discretion/privacy

Job Title: Accounting Technician (AC)

Category: Finance/Accounting

Position Type: Full Time

Type of Assignment: Permanent

Pay Rate Unit: Monthly

Grade: GG4

Region: Europe

Country: Czech Republic

Is work location flexible?: No

Area/Site: Edwards - Czech Republic Brno

Town/City: Brno

State/County/Province/Territory: JM Kraj

Postal/Zip Code: 783 49

Operation Unit Name: Central

Vacancy Close Date: 2.8.2017