Our Corporate Treasury Services team is focused on serving the world's leading Corporate Treasuries with their most complex business challenges, and is currently experiencing an exceptional rate of growth.
We have multiple Senior Manager roles available. The team offer deep treasury expertise in financial products and markets, risk management, systems, governance, valuation and accounting, and work closely with other high impact functions within KPMG such as Audit, Risk Consulting and Management Consulting to provide a wide range of treasury advisory and audit services.
Role and Responsibilities
Assist with delivering Treasury advisory and audit projects ranging from strategy reviews, target operating models, and audit support, including providing input to larger, multi-disciplinary teams
Assist senior management in providing audit engagements with advice on technical treasury and accounting issues
Assist in the preparation of presentations, thought leadership collateral and marketing material
Support the business development of KPMG’s IFRS 9 client proposition / offering, and assisting in the responses to IFRS 9 audit engagements proposals, with a primary focus on Corporates
Undertaking reviews and implementations of Treasury strategies, policies, target operating models, cash management processes, and technology and systems
Risk management assessments including foreign exchange, interest rate, credit and commodities
Providing specialist support to external audit teams, including derivative valuations, hedge accounting, and financial instrument classifications
Internal audits on treasury functions ranging from FTSE100 to Housing Associations and Charities, including benchmarking
Technical support on accounting and regulatory change projects such as IFRS 9 Financial Instruments, new UK GAAP, EMIR and Basel III
There will also be opportunities to be involved in other accounting areas, as well as regulatory areas, e.g. EMIR, Basel.
Skills, qualification and experience required
Hold a professional qualification - ACA, ACCA or CPA or must be on track to be exam and time qualified this year.
Sound technical knowledge of IAS 39 and IFRS 9 standards, and their practical application
Strong analytical skills
Very good project management skills, demonstrated by a record of project delivery
Excellent communication skills, including delivering presentations and communicating well with audit engagements in writing and verbally
Advising and building relationships with senior audit engagement personnel
Enthusiasm and energy to contribute to the team and help it grow
Prior work experience in a Corporate Treasury function with good technical knowledge of financial instruments, risk management, treasury strategies, systems, governance and controls
Strong knowledge of accounting for financial instruments under IFRS, UK GAAP or US GAAP
Experience with evaluating technical issues, analysing facts, consulting and delivering solutions to audit engagements
Understanding of accounting developments and key current issues facing audit engagements
Proven ability to identify and pursue business opportunities whilst maintaining a solution mindset, as well as drive and resilience to deliver in a pressured environment
Proven track record in working with teams to bring high quality deliverables to a range of stakeholders
Opening Date : 2nd January 2020
Closing Date : 30th January 2020
Competitive Salary plus negotiable bonus and benefits