Branch: Economics, finance and accounting, Top management, Economics, finance and accounting,
Region: Prague,

The Chief Accountant is managing the accounting operations (accounting, payments, controlling), ensuring timely and accurate completion of results. This includes, but is not limited to, the timely and accurate submission of statutory and USGAAP results as well as tax returns. Further, the Chief Accountant is the key contact person for tax authorities and financial auditors.


Key responsibilities include:

o Manage and organize the statutory, tax and USGAAP reporting in compliance with local and company regulations

o Timely and accurate completion of local and corporate reporting

o Dispute resolution and resolving of unreconciled account balances, such as VAT

o Management and continuous improvement of the interface between local finance and the Shared Service Centers

o Ensure compliance of accounting operations to internal control standards

o Key contact person for external partners such as tax advisors, external auditors and other financial institutions

o Ad-hoc support and analysis for the HoF

o Assure the protection of assets of Ecolab according to defined guidelines

o Strong leadership to accountants and peers

o Business partner to other internal stakeholders

o Personnel management


o 10+ years of accounting experience combined with people management

o Strong knowledge of statutory GAAP and tax regulations

o Good understanding of USGAAP

o Strong MS-Office skills, especially Excel

o Good command of English


o 5 weeks of holiday

o 5 sick days

o Home office (1-2 days per week)

o Annual bonus 4,5%

o 13th salary

o Free refreshments 


Iva Zavadilová
Iva Zavadilová