Accounting Policy (12 Month FTC) - Investment Bank - London

Job Title: Accounting Policy (12 Month FTC) - Investment Bank - London
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Central London
Salary: £100,000
Start Date: ASAP
Contact Name: Hannah Alderson
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 05, 2020 18:36

Job Description

A world class investment bank are looking for a technical qualified accountant to support the accounting policy team. This person will advise on matters with stakeholders in both the front and back office functions, ensuring they are aware of any forthcoming changes / impacts to their worlds.


Specifically responsibilities will include:

  • providing guidance and advice on technical accounting
  • Working with the front office with complex live trades
  • advising on the accounting implications to stakeholders and their business
  • working on projects, currently IBOR related work
  • Issuing policies under IFRS
  • Working with external auditors on policy matters
  • Provide training on matters across the entire business
  • Supporting new products and impact of these new transactions, coordinating a response across the finance team


To be considered for this job, the following experience is required:

  • Qualified accountant (ACA), Big 4 trained
  • Exeprience within Financial Accounting Advisory 
  • Financial Product knowledge – full trade book
  • Financial Services / Banking & Capital Markets working experience
  • IFRS (Essential)
  • Stakeholder management