Working student - Accounting & Tax CZ (temporary 1 till 31.10.2022)

Purpose & Overall Relevance for the Organization:


Key responsibility is to support in managing the differences between IFRS and local GAAP of the adidas legal entity in Czech Republic. As part of this, to support preparation of adidas CZ Financial statements and local tax reporting to the respective authorities and be ready for audits.


Key Responsibilities:  


  • Adapt and implement harmonized adidas group accounting rules and standards to be in line with legal and tax requirements
  • Monitor new legal-tax requirements and to support their implementation into daily business
  • Ensure smooth and timely day-to-day accounting: collaborative work with colleagues in GBS, ensure timely submission of accounting documents and control their processing
  • Support delivery of local statutory reports and audit
  • Deliver exceptional financial analysis and reports for controlling purposes on requests funneled and prioritized by the Head of Finance
  • Monitor accounting operations and report on irregularities immediately
  • Keep Fixed Assets records, to support FA stocktaking
  • Support own retail stores in FI related topics (for example focalization / EET)
  • Participate on backup within EE Finance team




  • Senior Manager Accounting & Tax CZ
  • Company executives
  • East Europe Finance Director

 Key Internal Relationships:

  • GBS teams in Porto and in Herzogenaurach
  • Own retail Store Managers and District Manager



  • Correct statutory accounting and tax reporting
  • Accounting accuracy
  • Implementation support for group initiatives and new legal requirements


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:


  • Advanced SAP Knowledge.
  • Advanced experience with MS Word, MS Excel, MS Outlook.
  • Tax portal, managed by the Ministry of Finance of the Czech Republic: advanced user skills
  • Very good analytical skills
  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team and take on new tasks.
  • Proactivity


Requisite Education and Experience / Minimum Qualifications:  


  • Secondary education with post graduate accounting qualification or University degree in business, ideally with Finance focus
  • Minimum 5 years of accounting experience with SAP background preferably in a multinational environment
  • Fluent in English (written and spoken).
  • Experience from trade company (wholesale/retail) is a plus

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Job Title:  Working student - Accounting & Tax CZ (temporary 1 till 31.10.2022)

Brand:  adidas
Location:  Prague
TEAM:  Accounting & Finance
State:  PR
Country/Region:  CZ
Contract Type:  Part time
Number:  389985
Date:  Dec 28, 2021