IFRS Project Accountant - 12 month fixed term contract

England Permanent £65,100 - £65,100 per year
  • Influence the development of International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS).
  • Project based role with a strong work/life balance ethos.

About Our Client

This organisation sets the UK standards for accounting and auditing work.

Job Description

The role involves contributing to allocated projects. This is likely to focus on research projects but could include projects that are part of the IASB's due process, involving the assessment of new or amended IFRS for UK endorsement. A Project Manager will usually work in a small project team.The role involves:

  • Assisting with researching the existing material on the topic, including from other standard setters and relevant literature, and assessing stakeholders' views on the project, using formal and informal means as appropriate throughout the project.
  • Assisting with the analysis of proposals and decisions, as well as assisting with identifying issues and concerns and the development of solutions and technical arguments to support the analysis.
  • Preparing and presenting high-quality technical papers, as part of a project team and under the supervision of the Technical Director, and revising as appropriate, within project deadlines.
  • Preparing or providing input for impact assessments appropriate to the stage of the project.
  • Helping prepare and participating in presentations to stakeholders.

The Successful Applicant

  • A relevant professional qualification (such as ACA or ACCA).
  • Knowledge of the financial reporting environment of listed companies and a demonstrable interest in IFRS.
  • Ideally, experience in technical accounting work or the ability to demonstrate a clear interest in these activities.

What's on Offer

  • Salary £65,100.
  • 12 month fixed term contract.
  • A strong work/life balance ethos.
  • Hybrid working.

Colin Hawkins
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Phone number
+44 207 269 2249

Job summary

Job function
Financial Accounting
Business Services
Contract type
Consultant name
Colin Hawkins
Consultant phone
+44 207 269 2249
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