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IFRS16 Accounting Manager

Job Title: IFRS16 Accounting Manager
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Maidenhead, Berkshire
Salary: Competitive daily rate on offer
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: Feb 2020
REF: SM/C/IFRS16_1570470034
Contact Name: Salome Maybanks
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 1 year ago

Job Description

IFRS 16 Accounting Manager

Contract Initially Until Feb 2020

Maidenhead, Berkshire

IFRS 16 Accounting Manager - reporting into the Head of Finance you will be responsible for leading the transition of IFRS16 into BAU within the Accounting Services team. This is a key role for my client and we require someone with previous experience of IFRS16.

Working for a leading communications company based in Maidenhead, your role as IFRS16 Accounting Manager will include:

  • Centralised view of the IFRS16 result, the pre-IFRS16 result and therefore the impact. Reviewing the IFRS16 result for reasonableness and following up on any anomalies.
  • Supporting the Finance Business Partners on the interpretation of their IFRS16 outputs from partners (outsourced IFRS16), and with submitting the right information back to the partners. Coordination/monitoring/review of actual lease information to ensure timeliness, completeness and quality.
  • Reconciliation of our General Ledger, and roll forward of Right of Use Asset accounts and Lease Liability accounts.
  • Providing the appropriate information required by the Financial Reporting team for cash flow/working capital/balance sheet reporting.
  • Coordination/monitoring/review of forecasting & budgeting activity with partners

Requirements for this position:

  • Qualified ACCA, ACA, CIMA Accountant
  • Strong technical accounting experience
  • Experience implementing IFRS16
  • Exposure to leading complex accounting projects
  • Strong stakeholder management skills - as you will be interfacing with partner companies
  • Experience handling audit requirements
  • Reconciliation of general ledgers

If you are interested in this contract opportunity and have experience with IFRS16 then please submit your application on line or email direct to

Daily rate disclosed upon application.

Project People is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.