Techincal Accounting Manager
A technical accounting leadership role for an experienced qualified accountant with a globally recognised services organisation.
Globally recognised and well established services provider
Reporting into the Head of Finance and responsible for a team of three, the Technical Accounting Manager will be responsible for driving efficient and effective financial controls across the company, for providing technical but commercial input for key strategic initiatives and contracts, and for ensuring the optimal accounting treatment for the Group.
Driving effective and efficient process improvements and overseeing the external auditors are key elements to this role as well as being accountable for the development of group accounting policies and adoption of new IFRS accounting standards, other key deliverables include:
*Co-ordinating technical update training for Finance
*Input to systems development initiatives to ensure the requirements of Finance are taken into account, including upgrades to Oracle ERP
*Accounting advice for the wider finance community.
With a formal accounting qualification, preferably ACA, and significant PQE you must be strong on technical finance, ideally underpinned by a Big Four, or similar, audit background. Your grounding in financial analysis and first-class reporting skills complement your experience of large ERP systems and business processes, in addition to knowledge of relevant systems, including Microsoft Office and Oracle financials.
Your strong interpersonal skills enable you to communicate persuasively with senior members of staff and management board members.
You can also offer:
*Excellent team leadership and engagement skills
*Experience of driving process/systems and reporting improvements
*Ideally, experience of IFRS conversion / adoption or other similar technical accounting projects.
Attractive salary plus benefits package.