Hedge Accounting Specialist

Job Title: Hedge Accounting Specialist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus
Reference: JN -092020-1228227_1599451212
Contact Name: Jordan Davenport-Smith
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 07, 2020 05:00

Job Description

Hedge Accounting Specialist role for a global consultancy/professional services firm. This is an exciting, client-facing role with scope to travel. Up to £75,000 with Package.

Client Details

The Client

Our client is a specialist global consultancy/professional services firm and is top tier firm within their market (a growing market worth ~£1Billion). They advise a range of clients from household name global businesses, large PE-houses as well as smaller, start-up businesses across a range of services.

As a growing business within a buoyant market they are looking to bring in a Hedge Accounting Specialist into their Central London Office.


The Role

This Hedge Accounting Specialist will be a client-facing role with the following key responsibilities:

  • Advise and support clients on hedge accounting reports
  • Support on valuation statements
  • New business development: oversee client onboarding, development of existing client relationships as well working with internal marketing team to expand client base
  • Presentation of findings, risks, and appropriate response board/senior leadership teams
  • Ensure all business data is run in accordance with SOC 1 policies and be key point of contact for SOC audits
  • Assist with the development of hedge accounting procedures and controls in accordance with changes in accounting standards
  • Assist with implementation and development of new systems


What's Needed

  • Qualified Accountant
  • Proven background in hedge accounting and valuations
  • Audit background with proven working knowledge of SOC Audits and SOC 1 policies
  • Strong knowledge of accounting standards related to hedge accounting (including IFRS & US GAAP)
  • Strong interpersonal skills - comfortable managing multiple stakeholders in a client-facing role
  • Willingness to travel where needed (will be mainly London-based)

Job Offer

What's On Offer

  • Up to £75,000 (Experience Dependant)
  • Bonus
  • Package
  • Scope for international travel