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IFRS Specialist (Senior Manager level)

Locatie Den Haag
Ervaring IFRS
Salaris competitive+ bonus + car
Branche projecten organisatie

A Dutch listed company is looking for a Senior IFRS Specialist for their Reporting, Accounting and Consolidation department. Superb opportunity to be the technical advisor on IFRS for the company.

Job purpose

  • promote financial integrity and transparency of accounting and financial reporting in accordance with IFRS
  • ensure accounting policy adherence & standardization within your scope
  • deliver sound accounting judgment and proposals such as resolution of accounting issues, special accounting and support to M&A
  • pro-actively drive accounting / IFRS knowledge sharing and the application of this

Key areas of responsibility

  • Identifying, monitoring new regulatory developments in financial reporting for listed companies in The Netherlands with respect to IFRS, Dutch laws and regulations (including AFM)
  • Translate these developments into accounting policies and advise the company on the application of IFRS within the organization.
  • Modeling and preparing (goodwill) impairment tests, onerous contract valuations, financial instruments (amortised costs measurements), asset held for sale measurements (IFRS 5)
  • Maintaining the accounting manual; owns IFRS training content
  • Identification of complex IFRS issues, resolving those and ensure these are properly rolled out and implemented that are aligned with external auditors
  • Provide proper input on external reporting on relevant and complex notes, disclosures and relevant IFRS accounting topics and instructions to the local operating companies
  • Participates in the accounting integration of new acquisitions to ensure their compliance to group policies
  • Maintain professional and technical knowledge


  • Academic background in accounting with relevant professional qualification (Registered Accountant, CPA or equivalent)
  • 10+ years’ experience in a big-four auditing company
  • Progressive experience in financial consolidation, external reporting of a public listed company
  • Track record in transition and implementation of new accounting standards 
  • Strong conceptual and analytical skills
  • Excellent excel and modeling skills on amongst others complex DCF calculations
  • In-depth knowledge and broad experience of international accounting standards (IFRS) and active interest in new developments in this area

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