IFRS Specialist

  • Location:

    Amsterdam

  • Specialism:

    Accountancy & Finance

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Contact:

    Erin Wilson

  • Contact email:

    erin.wilson@altumconsutling.nl

  • Expiry date:

    2021-10-28

​​Altum Consulting are currently partnering with our client to support their search for an experience IFRS Specialist to join their EMEA HQ located in Amsterdam.

Our client is one of the world's fasted growing, international online trading platforms, with over 15 different brands across the globe.

Due to the growth of the business, our client is looking to hire an IFRS Specialist as newly created function to support the Group and drive the accounting controls, compliance and framework policies for the overall business.

Responsibilities;-

  • Take ownership of assessing existing IFRS controls and identifying any issues that require changes, updates or resolution

  • Supporting and resolving IFRS accounting issues relating to M&A activities, accounting, reporting, revenue recognition and other relevant matters

  • Manage the design and implementation of any new standards or control frameworks that are needed across the group to ensure all compliance policies are consistent within the business

  • Assist additional teams within the business with automating processes

  • Delivering training and regular updates across the group related to any changes and new policies implemented

  • When needed, provide further training related to IFRS updates and keep up to date with new changes yourself

  • Prepare, maintain and report technical accounting papers

  • Assess and report on any complex accounting matters.

  • Monitor and assess the impact of emerging accounting standards on the Company and assist in implementing and educating all divisions across the group

  • Act as a key point of contact for both internal and external auditor

  • Support with various ad-hoc projects when needed

Education & Experience;-

  • 5+ years of experience working with IFRS accounting principles

  • Educated with a Bachelor or Master degree in Accounting, Finance, Economics or similar

  • Obtained a professional finance qualification is an advantage - ACCA, CA, CPA, RA etc

  • Background from a Big 4 audit firm is hugely desired

  • Consider yourself a subject matter expert with regards to IFRS compliance and principles

  • Worked on audits for large multi-national and multi-currency businesses

  • Strong communicator with fluency in English is essential - any other European language is advantageous

To apply, please send an updated resume to;- erin.wilson@altumconsutling.nl