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Payroll Accountant

Human Resources
Czech republic - Prague
Career Level:
Experienced (Non-Manager)
Bachelor's Degree
Human Resources
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Job Description:

Avast Software (www.avast.com), maker of the world's most popular antivirus, protects over 400 million computers and mobile devices with our security applications. In business for over 25 years, Avast is one of the oldest companies in the computer security business, with a portfolio covering everything from free antivirus for PC, Mac, and Android, to premium suites and services for business – offered in about 40 languages.

Based in Prague, Czech Republic, with offices e.g. in the USA, Canada, Germany, the Netherlands or Taiwan, Avast Software employs some of the brightest new talent in the IT industry, from around 30 different nations.


For our team in Prague we are currently looking for:


Payroll Accountant


Ever wondered how payroll works in different countries? Or even around the globe?


Now you have a chance to find out!


You will be responsible for managing international payrolls, manage the full payroll process including receiving, validating, and completing payroll related data activities. The role will also take full ownership of all communications, ensuring timely responses, follow through, and resolution of enquiries.  


What you will do:


You will provide payroll support for our Asian and European locations, such as Germany, UK, Switzerland and Norway, but also Taiwan, Hongkong or Japan

You will collect all required payroll data from our subsidiaries and deliver it to our providers in accordance with specific payroll schedules in each country

You will be responsible for on time receipt and delivery of net pay and payroll reports in line with agreed upon payroll schedules

Ensure reconciliation and validation of data according to predefined payroll processing procedures and standards

Participate in the development of processes and procedures for the team in accordance with customer and business requirements

Serve as subject matter expert (SME) of payroll processes


What we need:


Either CZ  or international payroll knowledge and experience

Advanced excel knowledge

Communicative English

Flexibility due to different payroll deadlines and time zones

Great attention to detail

Perfect communication skills


What we offer:


Great benefits: food and drink provided all day by the company, game room, music studio, fitness center, golf simulator, library, great training system and much more

Flexible working hours, home office

Cafeteria benefit system, multisport card

25 days of holiday, 5 sick days

The chance to join a major global tech company

Many opportunities for professional growth

Amazing and truly international work environment


Sounds like fun? We look forward to hearing from you!