Senior Project Accountant – IFRS Experience Essential

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£55,000 - £65,000

An extremely exciting opportunity has arisen for a dedicated and focussed ACA / ACCA / CIMA Qualified Accountant to join one of the world’s leading insurance companies in the role of Senior Project Accountant. The role will centre on the design and implementation of new accounting processes across this international organisation, liaising with a range of stakeholders in order to represent finance and ensure the effectiveness and accuracy of financial reporting. A detailed understanding of IFRS is essential and experience within the insurance sector is extremely advantageous.


An impressive salary and generous package is on offer with the role as well as the opportunity to develop and progress within a fast-paced market leader.


The Senior Project Accountant will be responsible for:


  • Working closely with a range of national and international stakeholders to ensure the accuracy and effectiveness of financial reporting
  • Interpretation of International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) and designing and implementing new accounting processes in order to ensure the organisation’s compliance with such policies
  • Work closely with IT function in order to effectively design and implement systems of production of financial reporting requirements
  • Training a variety of financial team members on the importance and impact of financial reporting
  • Acting as a key point of contact for the finance department in the areas of financial reporting and IFRS
  • Work with a range of stakeholders to drive initiatives to raise the standards and improve effectiveness and consistency through process and technology development
  • Ad hoc project work as and when required


Ideally you will have/be:


  • ACA / ACCA / CIMA Qualified Accountant
  • Experience within the Big 4 / Top 20 is beneficial although not essential
  • Experience within the insurance industry is extremely advantageous although wider financial services will be considered
  • Strong working knowledge of IFRS is essential (please highlight on application)
  • Experience working within a systems focused role is beneficial
  • Experience liaising regularly with a range of stakeholders to drive effectiveness and accuracy of financial reporting


If you have all of the above requirements for the Senior Project Accountant position, then please apply now using the link below.


The above vacancy is only one of many that we are handling.  Marshall Moore Accounts division specialises in recruiting all types of (CIMA/ACCA/ACA) qualified vacancies for both temporary and permanent assignments including:


  • Management Accountant
  • Financial Accountant
  • Assistant Financial Controller
  • Finance Manager
  • Financial Controller
  • Finance Director


Marshall Moore is a leading specialist recruitment consultancy. If you would like a confidential discussion about your requirements, please don’t hesitate to call Marshall Moore at our Liverpool office. Alternatively submit your CV for immediate consideration and if your application is successful you will be contacted by one of our specialist consultants within 5 working days. 


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