IFRS 16 Implementation Lead

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  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Aerospace and Defence

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  • Salary:

    Up to £400 per day

  • Contact:

    Catherine Robinson

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

  • Duration:

    3 months

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Title: IFRS 16 Implementation Lead
Duration: 3 months
Location: London W1U
Rate: £400 per day LTD
Hours: Full time (37 hours)

We are currently looking for an IFRS 16 Implementation Lead to work with one of our major clients in London on a 3 month contract.

This key role will be report to the Group Reporting Manager and will work with the Group Finance Function to manage their IFRS model including adding new leases and also the modification and deletion of existing leases, as well as the analytical review of software output.

The successful candidate will have a strong technical background and previous experience in a similar role. IFRS 16 knowledge is essential. They will be immediately available and have proven track record of delivering in a demanding environment and being proactive.


Working with sector accountants:
-Review of monthly sector management reporting submissions relating to IFRS 16, ensuring that submissions are appropriate and reconcile to model output
-Assist with sector queries on the IFRS 16 model
-Liaise with sectors to ensure completeness and accuracy of the lease model - ensuring all leases across the Group are captured
-Provide sector accountants with ad-hoc guidance on appropriate treatment of various situations regarding leases within the scope of IFRS 16

Qualifications and Experience

-Strong technical accounting knowledge including an in-depth understanding of IFRS 16
-Experience in implementing IFRS 16 in a listed Group environment
-Experienced in the use of Group consolidation applications
-Significant post qualification experience, preferably outside profession

-Experience in working with SAP Business Planning and Consolidation (BPC) software
-ICAEW/ICAS qualified chartered accountant or equivalent

Morson International are acting as an employment business in relation to this vacancy.

ICAS; ICAEW; CIMA; ACCA; FCCA; ACMA; GCMA; ACA; project accountant; management accountant; reporting accountant; finance manager; finance controller; FPA; forecasting; audits; Data Analyst; Business Analyst; Finance Analyst, MI Analyst; BI Analyst; data management, data manipulation; data extraction; data modelling; SAP; Advanced Excel; Datasets; reporting