Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Prague


We are looking for a colleague who will strengthen our
team of Financial Accounting Advisory Services focusing on companies from
financial services industry. Our FAAS professionals are key business advisors
to the CFOs of banks, insurance companies, leasing companies or asset
management institutions.

As part of our
team you will assist our clients to address the finance agenda related challenges
facing their business

We provide
advisory services encompassing:

accounting and regulatory support on accounting change in IFRS (IFRS
conversion and implementation, new standards implementation) and Czech
Accounting Legislation
financial consolidation
transactions accounting
audit readiness and audit remediation services
finance function strategic transformation
accounting, reporting and controlling process design and information
systems implementation
finance process optimization and automation incl. Robotics Process
data analytics and visualization
short term assignments to finance functions – accounting specialist,
compliance specialist, consolidation specialist, controller etc.

Your job

You will be responsible for project delivery and project management both
during on-site as well as off-site client support and you will report to the
project manager
During the projects you will lead small teams of junior consultants and
cooperate with other EY service lines and communicate to client’s management
You will cooperate and exchange experience with other colleagues in the
EMEIA region
You will be developing your own skills and experience with new
technologies as well as making sure that you transfer your know-how to junior
You will apply all analytical, technical and interpersonal skills

Our requirements:

Knowledge and min. 2 years of working experience
in financial reporting or consolidation
department or alternatively in accounting methodology or controlling department
of a financial institution (bank, insurance company or other financial
in external audit with the prevailing focus
on financial institutions sector
Intermediate knowledge of IFRS’s for
financial instruments and/or insurance contracts (knowledge of IFRS’s for
consolidation – is an advantage)
Basic knowledge of regulatory requirements
for financial institutions
Excellent communication skills both in
Czech/Slovak and English
Advanced knowledge of MS
Office (MS Excel, MS Word, MS Power Point, MS Access)
Willingness to operate in a
variety of sectors
Willingness to work with new technologies
Analytical mindset and critical thinking
Strong written and verbal communication and
presentation skills
Basic project management skills
Willingness for occasional travelling
What would be an advantage / nice to have:

Experience with finance transformation (e.g. in
or out-sourcing or process optimization) or financial systems implementation
projects (e.g. SAP implementation)
Internal audit experience or management
accounting experience
ACCA, CFA or other professional qualification
or preparing for them
PRINCE 2 or Scrum certification
Ability to identify business opportunities –
entrepreneurial approach to business, commercially and strategically driven
Basic programming skills (SQL, Python…)
RPA knowledge

What we offer:

Work in a team of young people who enjoy
being together both in the office and outside of work
Variety of training programs
(both internal and external)
Developing a broad business
knowledge, making you a trusted finance function advisor to your clients
Interesting portfolio of clients and projects
from various industry in the Czech Republic
Competitive compensation package and a wide
range of benefits as per your own choice
6 weeks of vacation and cafeteria benefit
Modern offices in the center of Prague
Contract of an indefinite period
Start date: flexible, based on agreement

About the company

A multinational professional services firm headquartered in London, United Kingdom. It is one of the "Big Four" audit firms and is the third largest professional services firm in the world by aggregated revenue in 2014.

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