Accountant - Slovakia

Job Description

This position will manage all accounting activities within Eaton Electric, s.r.o. sales office of 21 employees located in Bratislava. This includes general accounting in accordance with Eaton Corporation policies, procedures, and in compliance with all local regulatory requirements concerning to Finance.

Essential Functions include:

  • yearly closing of accounting books
  • preparation documents/files for annual statutory audit
  • preparation of statutory annual statements including notes
  • monthly closing operations in SAP
  • administering fixed assets
  • administering AR/AP, GL and accruals
  • accounting of payroll
  • record and accounting of incoming invoices
  • accounting of credit notes for bonus and early payments discounts
  • preparation tax file for company tax advisors to prepare annual income tax filling for tax office (corporate income statement)
  • responsibility for motor vehicle tax statement
  • preparation of VAT declaration incl. aggregated VAT report
  • Intrastat
  • booking of  bank statements, preparation payments for payment runs (CITIdirect), preparation netting file
  • accounting of travel allowances, meal vouchers
  • preparation of collection letters
  • preparation and booking of receivables & payables mutual set-off
  • management of receivables & payables,  administering  AR/AP confirmations
  • administering  FA inventory count
  • administering vendor data in SAP


Basic Qualifications (Including Educational Requirements)

  • secondary or higher education in economics
  • experience with work in similar position required
  • knowledge and experience in SAP
  • knowledge of English-intermediate.

Experience Level:            5+ years

Position Criteria:

  • team player and communicative person
  • understanding of the US GAAP is an advantage
  • attention to detail, personally committed to work quality and able to learn from mistakes
  • highly motivated, works with a sense of urgency, driven to add value and deliver results
  • ethical; operates with high regard to integrity, trust, and confidentiality
  • intermediate level proficiency in Microsoft Excel is an advantage

We make what matters work. Everywhere you look—from the technology and machinery that surrounds us, to the critical services and infrastructure that we depend on every day—you’ll find one thing in common. It all relies on power. That’s why Eaton is dedicated to improving people’s lives and the environment with power management technologies that are more reliable, efficient, safe and sustainable. Because this is what matters. We are confident we can deliver on this promise because of the attributes that our employees embody. We’re ethical, passionate, accountable, efficient, transparent and we’re committed to learning. These values enable us to tackle some of the toughest challenges on the planet, never losing sight of what matters.

Job: Finance/Accounting

Region: Europe, Middle East, Africa
Organization: Sales EMEA

Job Level: Individual Contributor
Schedule: Full-time
Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: No
Does this position offer relocation?: No
Travel: No