GL Accountant





We see it as our daily mission to make a significant contribution to greater safety and efficiency on roads and railways. That goes for passenger and goods transport - all over the world.

Making mobility safe on roads and railways - that is the mission driving us each and every day at Knorr-Bremse. It has been that way for almost 120 years. Today the Knorr-Bremse Group, based in Munich, is the world's leading manufacturer of braking systems and a leading supplier of safety-critical sub-systems for rail and commercial vehicles. As an innovator in our fields, we advance developments in mobility and transport technologies.


What will be your main tasks and responsibilities?

  • Process all recording of financial transactions into the General Ledger (G/L) according to the defined process steps, using appropriate accounting codes and classifications accurately. Works on all day-to-day booking operations in coherence with GAAP and IFRS standards.
  • Process regular -monthly, quarterly, and yearly closing jobs/ prepare monthly accounts reconciliations.
  • Prepare various reports and analyses of financial data.
  • Report and escalate disputed account discrepancies, as a first point of contact, with suppliers and vendors and cooperate on proper resolving of all related issues.
  • Responsible for process innovation.

What qualifications do you need?

  • High school/university education preferably in economics
  • At least 2 year of professional experience in accounting.
  • Professional communication skills and excellent analytical skills.
  • A sense of careful approach and responsible work and service delivery mind-set.​
  • Experience with cross-cultural teams and work environment is an advantage.
  • Business fluent in English (other foreign language nice to have)
  • Knowledge of MS Office (especially MS Excel), SAP or other ERP experience preferred.

Why should you be interested in this position?

  • Unique job opportunity in the biggest Business services in North Bohemia´s region with long-term perspective in stable international company - close cooperation with Knorr-Bremse´s headquarter in Munich.
  • Friendly, modern, and comfortable work environment in the centre of Liberec.
  • Full-time job, unlimited contract.
  • Home-office up to 60%, 5 weeks of holiday, Meal vouchers, Cafeteria benefit system, Pension insurance contribution, etc.
  • Relocation support if needed (company flat, financial support).




Then join us! We look forward to receiving your online application!


Please apply in ENGLISH only and note that only candidates who are eligible to work in Czech Republic (have EU citizenship, permanent residency or valid working permission) might be considered for this role. We are not open to Visa sponsorship.