Technical Accounting Manager

Lloyd Recruitment Services Ltd
19 Mar 2017
18 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Technical Accounting Manager

Salary: £42-45,000 per annum

Location: Redhill

Full-time Permanent

Lloyd Recruitment Services are seeking a Technical Accounting Manager to play a key part in the finance team working on statutory reporting requirements and providing technical accounting support for business stakeholders and operations staff which will include providing advice and supporting complex projects.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Development and maintenance of accounting policies and procedures in compliance with IFRS and Companies Act 2006
  • Research accounting developments for opportunities and threats for the business and to ensure that Operations staff are aware of relevant changes
  • Act as a Financial Accounting representative at various stakeholder and operational meetings, and during multidisciplinary projects
  • Responsible for creating and enabling face-to-face knowledge sharing and technical training to finance staff as required
  • Responsible for production of statutory financial information
  • Preparation of audit files including support for financial statement disclosure notes
  • Provision of technical accounting support to month end and year end group reporting process
  • Involvement in implementation of new accounting requirements including systems, procedural or regulatory
  • Ensure effective communication between technical accounting and other finance teams, as well as operational departments in the wider business
  • Deputise for Head of Accounting and Tax at Governance Committees as required
  • Coaching of team members

Education and Experience:

  • Knowledge of French/Spanish advantageous
  • Qualified Accountant (CA, ACCA or ACA)
  • Experience in public practice ('Big 4’ or mid-tier) desirable
  • Thorough knowledge of FRS 101, FRS 102 and full IFRS as adopted by the EU essential
  • Experience in financial services is desirable
  • Expert in Microsoft office (including Excel) essential

Key Skills:

  • Analytical with high attention to details
  • Able to consider the global view and contribute to strategic definition
  • Able to liaise with interlocutors at all levels
  • Resilient and able to work to strict deadlines

Due to the high level of applications received by Lloyd Recruitment Services Ltd, we are unfortunately only able to contact shortlisted applicants.