Accounting Policy Consultant - Investment Bank - London

Job Title: Accounting Policy Consultant - Investment Bank - London
Contract Type: Contract
Location: London
Salary: 500
Start Date: ASAP
Contact Name: Hannah Alderson
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 03, 2020 14:12

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. It is imperative this person has excellent knowledge of financial products and associated accounting models.


Specifically responsibilities will include:

  • providing guidance and advice on technical accounting
  • advising on the accounting implications to stakeholders and their business
  • updating policies around 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 preferred)
  • Degree educated
  • Financial Product knowledge – full trade book
  • Financial Services / Banking & Capital Markets working experience
  • IFRS (Essential)
  • Stakeholder management