lead, global accounting research & policies in city of london

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job type
permanent
salary
£ 45,000 per year
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job details

posted
location
city of london, greater london
job category
accountancy & finance
job type
permanent
salary
£ 45,000 per year
reference number
Research & Policy
phone
020 7255 5579
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job description

This is an exciting opportunity Lead, Global Accounting Research & Policies to join of one of the global luxury brands based in Central London with the opportunity to train in New York City. The individual will be responsible for researching technical accounting issues under International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) and providing guidance to the global finance community in the application of those standards.

Main responsibilities



* Research IFRS pronouncements, provide technical guidance to global finance community and update / develop accounting policies.
* Maintain the global chart of accounts and standardized chart of accounts to ensure compliance with IFRS and management reporting requirements
* Perform the role of administrator of PowerPlan lease accounting tool to generate IFRS 16 journal entries and year end disclosures, including training and support of end users
* Perform ad hoc analyses and work on special projects
* Develop training materials and conduct on-site IFRS training

Key Competencies & Requirements:



* Chartered Accountant (ACA) or equivalent with 3+ years experience
* Ideally from the big 4
* Critical thinking and analytical skills
* Organized and detail-oriented
* Excellent verbal and written communication skills
* Ability to work independently within a team setting
* Proficient in Microsoft Office.

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