Senior Finance IFRS 16 Project Manager

Gleeson Recruitment Group
10 Jan 2018
15 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

As the UK's leading provider of business process management, this company covers a range of sectors supporting companies achieve their aspirations. From humble beginnings, this FTSE listed business, has grown rapidly and now employs 68,000 people.

As Senior Project Manager you will lead an IFRS project. The role will oversee the assessment, design and delivery of the groups transition to the new IFRS 16 accounting standard. The role will involve creating project plans and timetables, working with finance teams across the business to assess the impact of the new standard. You will also analyse the impact that the new standard may have on the business as a whole. You'll be liaising with stakeholders from Property, IT, tax, treasury and other teams across the business. You will prepare regular progress reports to present to the CFO, Audit Committee and other stakeholders.

This is a unique opportunity that will give you extensive exposure across the business. With technical expertise and a proven ability to manage complex projects, you will be adept at influencing senior stakeholders across multiple disciplines.

This role would suit a chartered accountant with IFRS expertise that has experience of managing high profile projects.

Against the backdrop of a huge finance transformation, you must be able to operate in a constantly evolving business. In the long term opportunities to transition into a commercially focused role are clear. Based in London and paying a competitive salary, this role offers great scope for development.

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