Technical Accounting Manager

Grafton Banks Limited
19 Mar 2017
18 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Grafton Banks Finance is currently recruiting for a Technical Accounting Manager for a large financial services company with offices near Redhill, Surrey. You will need to be a fully qualified accountant from a top 10 practice looking for a first move into industry and also possess IFRS reporting knowledge. Reporting to the Financial Controller the Technical Accounting Manager will 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
Areas of responsibility include:
*Development and maintenance of accounting policies and procedures in compliance with IFRS
*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

This company is large enough to be able to provide future opportunities in the UK and abroad as well as an excellent benefits package to include a company car, bonus scheme, excellent pension and private health care.