Technical Accounting Manager

Badenoch & Clark
North East Lincolnshire
01 Feb 2018
21 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Badenoch & Clark is currently recruiting for a Technical Accounting Manager for a large organisation based in the North East. This is an exciting opportunity to provide robust technical accounting advice to the finance function and the wider business. You will be involved in supporting members of the Group including Financial Accounting and Financial Reporting as well as playing a key role across a number of accountancy projects.

Overview of Duties

* Provide technical accounting input into major accounting projects, such as changes in GAAP.

* Provide high quality technical accounting input to accounting due diligence, project bids and tenders, mergers and acquisitions to ensure that the accounting implications are properly considered prior to the proposed transactions.

* Monitor developments in accounting policies, to ensure the Group remains compliant.

* Write or review UK BU accounting policies, process advisories, application notes and other guidance papers.

* Plan and coordinate training and review activities, as appropriate, to ensure that Group accounting policy and practices are adopted consistently.

* Provide technical accounting support to those team members preparing statutory accounts.

* Write or review high quality work papers on complex accounting areas and demonstrate appropriate review and challenge of underlying data so that the robustness of financial information is adequately ensured, and there is a clear audit trail.

* Train members of the Financial Accounting and Financial Reporting teams on a day to day basis in relation to technical accounting matters.

* Build working relationships with key internal and external stakeholders.

The successful applicant must be a fully qualified accountant (FCA, ACA or equivalent) with experience in a technical role ideally within an accounting practice. Strong knowledge of IFRS and UK GAAP is essential, have the ability to prepare and review statutory accounts under IFRS and UK GAAP.

Badenoch & Clark is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. Badenoch & Clark is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a registered Disability Symbol User.
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