IFRS Lead Accountant

Michael Page
Reading, England, Berkshire
GBP70000 - GBP75000 per annum + 6 month FTC
15 Jun 2022
05 Jul 2022
JN -062022-5649948
Becca Thorley
Where will they be working?
Hybrid - mostly home
Salary band
£70,000 - £80,000
Full Time

This is a 6-month FTC with high flexibility of one or two days per week in the office. This role is for an immediately available (or soon to be/with short notice period) fully qualified accountant (ACA/ACCA/CIMA) with strong IFRS 16 experience.

Client Details

My client is a fast growing technology organisation, who are now in an exciting phase of growth and expansion. We have partnered with them for the past few years, and they have built a fantastic team of high calibre finance professionals, and also achieved a great work life balance


The main responsibilities of the role will be:

  • Review and improve the accuracy of the companies IFRS 16 reporting
  • Support Deloitte's review of the IFRS 16 reporting, and support with the implementation of the conclusions
  • Embed balance sheet reconciliation processes for IFRS 16 accounts
  • Cleanse the data in preparation for a new system implementation later in the year


The successful candidate will be:

  • Immediately available, or soon to be (or with short term notice period)
  • Fully qualified ACA/ACCA/CIMA
  • Have strong, hands on experience with IFRS 16
  • Have a "roll your sleeves up" attitude, and be confident in working independently
  • Have good communication skills to work closely with the Financial Controller
  • Be happy to commute to the West Reading area for 1/2 days per week

Job Offer

  • 6-month FTC with a high level of flexibility (3/4 days WFH)
  • £70,000-£75,000 (pro-rata)
  • 30 days annual leave
  • Double-matched pension
  • Private medical cover