Manager Accounting

  • Job Reference: 6826
  • Date Posted: 12 May 2022
  • Website: https://www.thomasdessain.com/
  • Location: Jersey
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Accounting
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

9 month contract delivering financial reporting requirements for range of complex clients, reviewing financial statements to UK GAAP, US GAAP or IFRS standards ensuring timely sign-off, preparing NAVs, and liaising with auditors.  Postholder will attend client meetings for accounting matters and review annual and periodic accounts prepared by team; review and sign-off drawdown, equalisation and distribution files; oversee, appraise, coach and train junior staff; undertake people line management; develop/enhance team specific procedures; deliver business improvements through use of systems and creation of automated reporting; monitor profitability and recoverability of engagements; ensure agreed fee levels adhered to; identify and report to client accounting manager potential overruns; create and maintain client specific accounting procedures; undertake projects. 
Candidate will hold ACCA/ACA and at least 5 years PQE; experience producing financial statements for a variety of fund types within various jurisdictions to UK GAAP/US GAAP/IFRS; experience developing and coaching others on a one to one basis; understanding of current industry legislation and regulation; working knowledge of MS Office, FIS Investran and desirably of Caseware/Value Financials; able to work to conflicting and demanding deadlines; ability to delegate and coach; effective questioning style; team player; flexible; versatile; motivated; strong commitment to client service excellence; proactive and disciplined approach.