Group Technical Accountant
at Robert Half International UK

Date Posted: 06/01/2020

Job Description

Ref ID:  06030-0011287959



This FTSE 100 company is hiring the position of Group Technical Accountant due to growth. It is based in the City of London. They are seeking someone who is confident enough to assist with interpretation and implementation of new IFRS standards, amendments, interpretations and exposure drafts. They are looking for ACA qualified from Big 4.

This an amazing business to work for, with a great culture and energy. They have been seeing great growth over the last couple of years and will continue to do so with their cutting-edge software.


The role of Group Technical Accountant based in the city of London is a key position within the finance team of this FTSE 100 and will be responsible to provide post-implementation support and training on IFRS 15 and IFRS 16. Work closely with the Group Reporting team and businesses to ensure that changes in accounting policies are implemented properly. This role will keep up-to-date with changes in UK GAAP (FRS 101) and provide advice to the Group Reporting team on any significant changes on a timely basis. Draft disclosures in the group and UK subsidiary statutory accounts to ensure they are compliant with IFRS and UK GAAP (FRS 101), respectively. Assist the Group Reporting team at busy times as necessary e.g. during budgets, half-year and year-end. Provide ad hoc technical accounting advice to the Group Reporting team and businesses. Manage the goodwill impairment process, including calculation of the Group's WACC and finalisation of value in use calculation models.

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This FTSE100 based in the city of London is seeking a qualified Group Technical Accountant (ACA). Ideally you will have strong IT literacy with good knowledge of Excel (ideally including macros). Have good working knowledge of International Financial Reporting Standards. Have previous experience of preparing or auditing financial statement. Be analytical, accurate and have excellent attention to detail. Have the ability to multi-task and work on a variety of tasks.

Salary and Package

This Group Technical Accountant role for this FTSE 100 based in the City of London is paying £60,000 -£65,000 basic salary, with 25 days holiday, pension and up to 25% bonus.

The salary range/rates of pay is dependent upon your experience, qualifications or training.

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