Accountant I - General Ledger

Required languages

EnglishAdvanced

Seniority / Experience

Mid levelAccounting, Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, G/L

Location

Prague

Type of job

Full-time

Required education

Secondary education or professional training with school-leaving exam

  • Contribution to vacations or recreational activities
  • Meal vouchers or meal contributions
  • Courses and training
  • Refreshments
  • Sick days
  • Company events and teambuilding

The Crown Worldwide Group is a collection of businesses providing mobility, relocation, logistics and storage services to corporate and private customers all over the world. We’ve been moving people’s lives for over half a century, always putting people at the centre of everything we do. We have a proud history - but we’re also looking to the future, investing in smart technology, growing our businesses internationally and staying ahead of the curve. We promote diversity and inclusion in the workplace, hiring motivated and skilled people and inspiring them to do the best work of their lives. Our efforts as good corporate citizens considers the environment and the communities we work in through our Corporate Social Responsibility program. Like to know more about Crown Worldwide? Click HERE: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OJ2NMk90g0s&t=2s  



For more information on Crown, please visit: https://www.crownworldwide.com.



Crown Worldwide Group currently has an opening for an Accountant to join our Finance & Accounting support team servicing Europe, the Middle East, and Africa from our dynamic and growing Prague site. If you have experience working in Accounting (G/L, Accruals, General Accounting support), good organisational & computer skills, and English language experience then we'd like to hear from you. Candidates will ideally have prior experience supporting customers throughout parts of Europe. Like to know more about working at Crown? Click HERE: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9hcb8QXumGA




Position Statement


Reporting to the Accounting Manager, the Accountant I has broad exposure to the full cycle of accounting. This position has to provide support and assistance for Billing, Cash Application, and Accounts Payable/Accounts Receivable activities. The Accountant I assists with month and year end closing including working with outside CPA firm on year end activity. The Accountant I has to perform monthly Bank Account Reconciliations and maintain the general ledger via journal entry, account analysis and general review on an ongoing basis.



Key Focus Areas

·        Administration

·        Client Services

·        Corporate Social Responsibility

·        Other

·        Company Values




Key Tasks and Responsibilities


Administration

·        General Ledger Reconciliations & preparation of schedules for Prepayments, General Accruals, etc.

·        Bank Reconciliation – balance daily cash.

·        Intercompany Reporting and Analysis.

·        Assist in Month-end close.

·        Fixed Asset Register.

·        Depreciation Schedules.

·        Property Tax Preparation.

·        Monitor State Registration and Filing Requirements (business and vehicles).

·        Assist in preparation of Year-End packages and Audit/Tax.

·        Schedules – to defer Storage Revenue.

·        Cash planning.

·        Foreign currency wires.

·        Contra Payments.

 


Client Services

·        Correspond with clients and vendors on a timely basis on issues relating to accounting, receipts and payments.



Corporate Social Responsibility & Other

 

·                    Support the Company’s CSR commitment and goals. Perform duties as assigned by the Manager.




Aptitude, Knowledge and Qualifications


Aptitude

·        Ensure tasks are completed within timelines to a high degree of accuracy and professionalism.

·        Ability to maintain confidentiality and display tact and discretion at all times.

·        Analytical and detail oriented.

·        Must be highly skilled in dealing with financial and numeric data.

·        Strong interpersonal and communication skills.

·        Manage time, workload and dependably meet strict deadlines.

·        Demonstrate high degree of accuracy and professionalism.

·        Ability to work efficiently in a high pressured environment.

·        Confident and can-do attitude.

 


Professional Knowledge and Skills

·        Ability to build collaborative relationships with multiple and diverse stakeholders

·        Proficient computer skills with experience using Microsoft Office including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Publisher and Accounting & Reporting softwares.

 


Qualifications

·        3 years or above experience in accounting area.

·        A Bachelor’s degree in accounting or business with emphasis in accounting, is required.

·        Knowledge of accepted accounting practices and principles

 

 

Job-Specific Competencies

·     Computer Skills

·     Personal Organisation

·     Planning

·     Problem Solving/Analysis

·     Quality



What we offer

  • The resources and reputation of an international firm; well-established in the industries and markets in which we operate 
  • Structured training and development, and the opportunity to build an exciting career in a busy and growing site in Prague
  • The opportunity to learn new skills while working in a diverse, multicultural environment
  • The opportunity to build friendships and help the community through our Corporate Social Responsibility program
  • Competitive compensation and benefits programs
  • Vacation, sick day, birthday and volunteering paid time off programs
  • Meal voucher contributions



Values

The Crown Worldwide Group is guided by five key “values”. These “values” are our underlying beliefs, they are a description of the way we see the world and what is most important to us. They are the basic principles that will guide and shape the way we think and act. This includes the way we provide services to our clients, the way we treat each other within the organization and the way we interact with the wider community.



We value … DETERMINED


We value being determined, to the best we can for our customers, our colleagues and ourselves. Our hunger to find ways of improving all that we do, inside and out, is what gives us our edge in the marketplace.



We value … CARING


We value caring about people. We care about their experience, their feelings and their environment, whether personal, local or in the wider world.



We value … THERE


We value being there for our customers and colleagues when and where they need us. We are attentive, with genuine interest and guidance. 



We value … SHARING


We encourage the sharing of knowledge. What is a network without knowledge? The physical infrastructure and the technology are mere carriers. The experience and the insight that is shared between people, offices and Countries, that is the network. Sharing knowledge and experience is the platform for wisdom.



We value … OPEN-MINDED


We value being open-minded, to lead the way we need to think differently. To overcome challenges we embrace them with open and inventive minds. Whether its using innovative techniques or adapting the way we work we’re constantly thinking of new ways to achieve more for all.




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