Technical Accountant - Treasury

  • Negotiable
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Contract, Full time
  • Alexander Mann Solutions (Contingent)
  • 13 Feb 18 2018-02-13

We are currently working on behalf of our client, a leading Financial Services Institution who is recruiting for a Technical Accountant - Treasury on a 9 month contract based in London

We deliver award-winning solutions to over 65 outsourcing clients and consulting services to hundreds more.

We are currently working on behalf of our client, a leading Financial Services Institution who is recruiting for a Technical Accountant - Treasury on a 9 month contract based in London

Role:

  • Managing change initiatives both initiated by Technical Accounting and by other areas of the business
  • To support the Senior Manager - Treasury Finance Accounting Oversight on major cross function initiatives and projects ensuring that Technical Accounting needs and the impact on controls and business processes requirements are accounted for
  • Managing change initiatives including requirements, development testing, migration and go live whilst assessing the outcomes of implementations and change
  • Using your expertise of hedge accounting rules to progress developments with the hedging database in order to improve the efficiency of the hedging process
  • Determining new accounting rules for new products whilst understanding the constraints around existing models

Minimum skills and experience required

  • Qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA) or equivalent experience
  • Sound knowledge and proven experience of accounting for financial instruments and hedge accounting
  • Excellent technical accounting knowledge, particularly around financial instruments or IAS 32/39 and IFRS 9 and hedge accounting
  • Proven experience in a Treasury Finance or Product Control function, or extensive audit experience within a Treasury function
  • Excellent stakeholder management skills with the internal and external teams across the Bank

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