Chief Accountant (f/m)

Kongsberg Automotive, s.r.o.

Place of work
Hlavná, Vráble
Contract type
Start date
as soon as possible
Basic wage component (gross) and other rewards
2100€ / + agreement based on experiences

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

  • Leading of accounting department of up to 8 people
  • Ensuring smooth, timely and accurate closing of books (in line with SK GAAP and IFRS for reporting purposes) for the legal entity on the monthly and annually basis
  • Ensuring smooth, timely and accurate reporting to Headquarters
  • Preparation of financial statements (SK GAAP) and submission to tax authorities,
  • Ensuring the compliance with respect to the taxes e.g. VAT, corporate income tax and custom duties
  • Setting up and improving processes within the accounting department
  • Effectively managing the internal communication related to accounting and taxes with other departments
  • Coordination and assistance with internal and external audits in alignment with Headquarters .

Employee perks, benefits

Kongsberg Automotive offers a variety of perks and benefits within its social policy, such as:
  • monthly contribution to the voluntary pension system (“3. pilier”)
  • season tickets for hockey matches of HK Nitra
  • season tickets to the theatre in Nitra
  • contribution for massage
  • contribution for dioptric glasses
  • bonus for blood donors
  • family day/hiking/health day

Information about the selection process

Interested in working for Kongsberg Automotive? We encourage all interested applicants to apply and embrace diversity within our workforce. Please, send us your motivation letter and CV in English language.
We would like to thank for all your applications. However, will contact only those who we consider to be suitable candidates.

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University education (Master's degree)
Postgraduate (Doctorate)

Educational Specialization

Economic, Accounting

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2)

Other knowledge

SAP - advanced
Microsoft Excel - advanced

Driving licence


Number of years of experience


Personality requirements and skills

  • Proven track record of a successful management of accounting teams
  • Master’s in accounting, business administration or commercial studies
  • In depth know how of IFRS and SK GAAP and Slovak tax legislation required, experience in tax accounting is appreciated
  • Experience in automotive industry and/or manufacturing environment
  • High IT affinity: Excel, Hyperion Financial Management, SAP (FI, CO)
  • Strong analytical skills, active and dynamic approach, reliable and dependable in meeting objectives and deadlines
  • Excellent English language skills a must


Brief description of the company

Kongsberg Automotive provides world class products to the global vehicle industry. Our products enhance the driving experience, making it safer, more comfortable and sustainable. With revenues of approx. EUR 1.1 billion and approximately 10.500 employees in 19 countries, Kongsberg Automotive is truly a global supplier. The company is headquartered in Zürich, Switzerland and has more than 25 production facilities worldwide. The product portfolio includes seat comfort systems, driver and motion control systems, fluid assemblies, and industrial driver interface products developed for global vehicle manufacturers. In our Vráble plant we produce mainly AT shifters and other products. You can find more at our web page;

Number of employees

1000 an more employees

Company address

Kongsberg Automotive, s.r.o.
Hlavná 48
952 01 Vráble


Contact person: Mgr. Lenka Garajová
Tel.: +421377911527
E-mail: send CV
ID: 3715467   Dátum zverejnenia: 12.7.2019   Základná zložka mzdy (brutto) a ďalšie odmeny:   2100€ / + agreement based on experiences