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Lease Accountant

Posted 4 months ago

  • Sector: Accountancy & Finance
  • Contact: Wasim Yousuf
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  • Duration: 4 Months
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 18 February 2022
  • Job Ref: JO0000010352_1642608246

One of the Europe's leading hospitality businesses are looking to recruit a high calibre Lease Accountant during an extremely busy period phase of transition. As a Lease Accountant you will play an integral part in their Finance Transformation Programme.

Key responsibilities:

  • Working with Finance team and define the Finance accounting and controls requirements related to Lease Management and Accounting system integration to the financial ledgers.
  • Share the requirements with Finance colleagues and obtain approval that they are correct and complete.
  • Contribute to the design of process and systems solutions, considering the accounting and control requirements as defined.
  • Define the acceptance criteria to be used for Finance to approve the implementation of new lease accounting and reporting processes, systems, and operating teams.
  • Define the test approach and plans for Finance support of the testing of the new lease accounting process and systems developments.
  • Perform the testing/reconciliation activities to ensure that all scenarios and conditions are covered
  • Demonstrate the new process and systems solutions and testing
  • Support the adoption of the new lease accounting and reporting solutions to BAU activity

Key requirements:

  • Qualified Accountant- ACA, ACCA
  • Extensive IFRS experience
  • Previous experience within a large and complex organisation
  • Previous experience of Lease accounting is highly beneficial
  • Systems integration experience is also highly beneficial
  • Strong attention to detail
  • A flexible and adaptable approach

This is an exciting opportunity for an individual who is looking to contribute to a global transformation programme. Please be aware that this comes at an extremely crucial time therefore will be an extremely busy period.