IFRS 9 Accounting Advisory - Banking (Manager)

Recruiter
MERJE Ltd
Location
Canary Wharf, London
Salary
50000.0000
Posted
10 Jun 2017
Closes
10 Jul 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

The Client -

Leading consulting firm seeking to grow a key part of their business, advising clients in the banking sector.

The role -

  • Technical accounting support to banks on accounting and regulatory change projects such as IFRS 9 Financial Instruments, new UK GAAP, FINREP and Pillar 3
  • Accounting advisory on transactions and financial reporting such as on-call accounting advisory, review of accounting policy and manual and financial statements as well as with respect to business structuring
  • Providing high quality and practical training for external and internal audiences
  • Manage IFRS 9 client opportunities, deliver live IFRS 9 engagements, leading small teams and providing input to larger multi-disciplinary teams
  • Assist clients in their IFRS 9 implementation programme through delivering client workshops/training, direct assistance in performing the assessment and/or review of clients’ assessment. You will assist senior management of the team to deliver these services to clients
  • Review technical accounting and risk interpretations required for IFRS 9 prepared by clients
  • Provide clients with advice on technical accounting issues and broader impacts of IFRS 9
  • Taking an active role in the identification of business development opportunities, develop the firm’s IFRS 9 client proposition and thought leadership collateral, and assisting in the responses to IFRS 9 client proposals, with a primary focus on financial services (in particular banking clients)
  • Write and review client reports based on analytical exercises (e.g. review of clients’ technical accounting decisions, stakeholder interview) to present findings and recommendations
  • Manage and mentor engagement team members

Key Requirements -

  • Evidence of strong technical accounting experience including IAS 39 and IFRS 9, within Banking is essential.
  • A professional qualification such as ACA/ACCA.
  • Knowledge of finance processes, in particular accounting processes and reporting requirements.