Company : KPMG
Job Location : London, England, GB
Posted on : 2020-08-06
Job Description :
Job description Work as a key member of the growing Accounting Advisory Services team.
The team provides specialist accounting advice to clients across a range ofareas.
Projects focus on the application of technical accounting – inparticular accounting policy conversions and GAAP analysis, preparation offinancial statements or carve out accounts, merger and acquisition activity,implementation support for new standards, group restructurings, and training –often working as part of cross-functional teams including Transaction Services,Corporate Finance, Audit and Tax.
We are seeking additional qualified accountants to continue to extend the depthand breadth of accounting based services, in the areas listed above andbeyond.
Responsibilities:Management of client accounting related engagements, leading small teams.
In some instances, leading AAS input into larger, multi-disciplinary teams.
Providing accounting support including reports and presentations to client issues relating to IFRS, US GAAP and UK GAAP (FRS101/FRS 102/UK Companies Act 2006).
Assessing the impact of recently adopted and new accounting standards (primarily IFRS 9, IFRS 10, IFRS 11, IFRS 15 and IFRS 16).
Supporting transaction teams with IFRS 3 analysis and model reviews with relevant accounting frameworks.
Providing accounting support to identify implications of business reorganisation plans.
Assessing the accounting impact of any change in the operation of an organisation.
Ad hoc accounting support including development and delivery of training and reports based on relevant client needs.
People management and performance development.
Building and maintaining strong relationships with both clients and KPMG individuals.
Contributing to practice and risk management, including thought leadership and business development activities.
Qualifications and Skills required:Qualified accountant (Chartered Accountant or international equivalent)Technical accounting experience with IFRSUK GAAP and Companies Law knowledgeExperience with recent developments in accounting, including IFRSs 9, 15 and 16 within a corporate accounting advisory roleExperience of developing and presenting accounting training coursesExperience of managing teams and project managementExperience working as an Accounting Advisory Manager in a Top 10 Audit firm working within large corporate sectorsBusiness development experience including generating sales with new clients and developing internal networksAnalytical ability and attention to detailProblem solving attitude and proven ability to apply accounting concepts to unusual one-off situations Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal