Accounting Manager SVK, CZ, CRO, SLO to Vienna (2 years contract)

Global Blue Slovakia s. r. o.

Place of work
Apollo BC, Prievozska 4D, Bratislava, Bratislava region, Trnava region, Austria
Contract type

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

Position: Accounting manager CZ, SK, SLO, CRO
Workload: 100 % FTE, 2 years contract - maternity cover
Unit: Finance

Reports to: VP Consolidation & Reporting / Vienna Accounting Center
Location: Vienna, Austria

Nature and aim of the position:
The holder of this position is responsible for collaboration local offices and Vienna, collaboration in Team Vienna, fully Support of VP Consolidation & Reporting

Main duties and responsibilities:
Leading the team of accountants with a team leader responsible for CZ, SK, HR, PL and SI:
responsibility for month end and year-end closing bookings/checking’s with full support for the team and local tax advisors
Taxes – income, WHT, deferred (accrual calculation + support for tax advisors)
VAT (calculation, preparation, booking, providing to the tax authorities, explanations to the tax authorities)
Act as primary interface to external statutory auditors and provide support to internal and external auditors with respect to site matters
Contact point for the local authorities and tax advisors
Control and authorization of payments and bank collections
Support Projects
Support local requests
Responsible for group result
Provide analytical support to identify key variances and the causes (ie. Support team leader by regular BS review)
providing local authorities with local statements
full Backup for the Team members, professional and technical support to all employees of the department in their daily routine
Process check, process improvements
Ensuring a timely and business oriented reporting towards local management and holding with cooperation with controllers
Willing to work at a detailed level on a regular basis

Reporting and collaboration:
The Accounting manager reports directly to the VP Consolidation & Reporting.
The position requires close collaboration within local internal Team, local office Team in Czech Republic, Slovakia, Slovenia, Croatia and Poland, Processing centre in Bratislava, generally Finance Team Vienna, Controlling team and management.

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University education (Master's degree)

Language skills

English - Advanced (C1) or Slovak - Proficiency (C2) or Czech - Proficiency (C2) or
German - Upper intermediate (B2)

Personality requirements and skills

Profile and education:
Highly skilled Finance candidates required
Education: accounting – University - master degree
Skills: proven work experience on similar position with more than 8 years of experience – important is the proved experience of local statutory accounting (Slovakia or CZ)
Abilities: work under pressure, team work, work in international environment
Other characteristics: autonomy and independence
English language skills (oral & written) on the advanced level, German at least basic, Slovak or Czech (mother tongue)
Independent, goal-oriented and self-motivating personality.
Organizational skills and the ability to prioritize workload, strong time management and high analytical working skills, strong team orientation, strong communication skills, prioritization, delegation

Specific skills and knowledge:
Experience managing a team or department, including interviewing, coaching, and building development plans.
Strong accounting knowledge and experience
Local language skills (CZ, SK) required
German language – advantage
Desirable 8 years’ experience, preferably multi-national experience in finance.
Team player with social competence
Ability to manage a team of 3 accountants and team leader
Work independently to complete assignments


Brief description of the company

Global Blue is the expert on international traveller shopping and spending. Today, the strength of our organisation and global presence enables us to provide over 63 000 travellers with Tax Free Shopping services every single day and we quickly became the global leader in Tax Free Shopping, facilitating the process for both merchants and shoppers.

Number of employees

200-249 employees

Company address

Global Blue
Apollo BC, Prievozska 4D, Bratislava
821 09 Bratislava


Contact person: Ing. Hana Krčová
E-mail: send CV
ID: 3151222   Datum zveřejnění: 4.8.2017