We are looking for a colleague who is keen to be a part of our growing team of Financial Accounting Advisory Services (“FAAS”) specializing on financial services industry. Our FAAS professionals are key business advisors to the CFOs of banks, insurance companies, leasing companies or asset management institutions.
We provide advisory services encompassing:
Accounting, reporting and controlling process assessment and design including information systems implementation
Finance process optimization and automation incl. Robotics Process Automation
Accounting and regulatory support on accounting change in IFRS (IFRS conversion and implementation, new standards implementation) and Czech Accounting Legislation
Audit readiness and audit remediation services
Finance function strategic transformation
Data analytics and visualization
Short term assignments to finance functions – accounting specialist, compliance specialist, consolidation specialist, controller etc.
Your job responsibilities:
You will work on the project delivery and project management both during on-site as well as off-site client support and you will report to the project manager or more senior colleagues.
Understand client’s requirements, be innovative, search and find the possible solutions include “out of box” solutions, present and defense the recommended solution to the team and to the client.
Thinking what can help to client before client knows it and be able to explain the advantage of the proposal.
Be active to support colleagues by your ideas.
During the projects you will be led to manage your daily tasks independently, cooperate with other EY team members and communicate to client’s personnel
You will cooperate and exchange experience with other colleagues in Financial services practice and with other business area focused colleagues in the Czech Republic.
You will be developing your own skills and experience with new technologies as well and you will be learning from the senior colleagues and managers how to tackle the new challenges you are facing.
You will learn and then apply all analytical, technical and interpersonal skills in this role.
Required knowledge in any of the below areas (and preferred up to 2 years working experience): financial reporting and/or consolidation (ideally for financial institutions) accounting methodology (ideally for financial institutions) controlling department (ideally of a financial institution)
or Master degree from university with specialization in banking, insurance, capital markets, financial mathematics or equivalent.
Knowledge of IFRS’s for financial instruments and/or insurance contracts is advantage.
Good communication skills both in Czech/Slovak and English
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
Willingness for occasional travelling
What we offer:
Work in a team of 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 in the Czech Republic
Competitive compensation package and a wide range of benefits as per your own choice
5 weeks of vacation, 5 personal days and cafeteria benefit system
Modern offices in the center of Prague
Contract of an indefinite period
Start date: flexible, based on agreement