Technical Accounting Manager – IFRS & Hedge Accounting

Mining, Energy & Oil & Gas
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November 14 2017

Global Accounting Network are currently partnering with a very reputable trading business based in London who have a truly global reach. They are going through a period of change currently, bringing top tier individuals into their finance and accounting team.

They are currently looking for a Technical Accounting Manager (contract and permanent) to sit under the Director of Technical Policy in a team of 2.

As of January 1st IFRS 9 comes into play and that will be a focus for the long term role, however, the major focus for the interim going into this role will be based around the Hedge Accounting framework and procedures.

Responsibilities include:

  • Managing and developing where possible all hedge accounting processes
  • Develop an appropriate system to ensure that all hedging activity is sufficiently recorded and tracked on the system
  • Provide technical accounting advice for the long term hedge accounting strategies
  • Take a leading role in documenting the required IAS 39/IFRS 9 hedge accounting criteria
  • Assist in developing the internal team knowledge of best in class hedge accounting
  • Provide technical advice on the new and existing IFRS standards and policies
  • Prepare and present relevant training documents

Ideal Candidate:

  • Fully Qualified Accountant
  • Excellent IFRS knowledge
  • Strong hedge Accounting experience & ideally previous experience implementing a new hedging framework or policies etc
  • Previous experience in a hands on statutory preparation role
  • Ability to work with senior stakeholders as this will interact with the CFO on a very regular basis

This role is moving very quickly so please send in your CV if you would like to be considered for the interim or the permanent opportunity.

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