IFRS 9 Financial Controller

  • 450 a day
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Contract, Full time
  • B&FS Finance
  • 15 Sep 17

We are recruiting for a Top Tier Bank on a contracts basis. 6 + rolling contract.

We are looking to hire a financial controller for a to support with the implementation of the new impairment accounting requirements of the IFRS 9 "financial instruments" for the business unit.

The individual will work very closely with the project co-ordinator, credit risk, and central project team. 

The role holder will also be responsible for maintaining appropriate financial control over impairment charges and credit provisions during the transition process and will use this as an opportunity to refine the existing financial control framework for credit risk, together with embedding these changes across the wider Financial Control team as a part of BAU post transition. 

Core responsibilities include: testing and implementation of new financial reporting and control processes; development of the control framework to support IFRS9, supporting the scoping and review of new disclosure requirements alongside associated FINREP activity, definition and agreement of the new operating model under IFRS9, working with credit risk to quantify financial impacts, provide broader finance support and information to the  IFRS 9 implementation team and ensure that new practices comply with the technical requirements of IFRS 9.