lead technical accountant – project irfs17 – life insurance in Sydney CBD

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job details

sydney cbd, new south wales
job type
AU$ 900 - AU$ 1,000 per day
reference number
gail cunningham, randstad
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job description

You would be joining a high growth area around changes to reporting required under IFRS.

  • Overall Project Management of the Technical Accounting stream
  • Defining the approach including defining milestones and outputs
  • Collaborate with the wider project teams on design, test and implementation of new standards and impacts on financial systems and processes
  • Technical sign off of requirements.
  • Produce IFRS17 technical papers and accounting policy documents

The Lead Technical Accountant should demonstrate the following skills and experience:-

  • Qualified Accountant (CA/CPA, or equivalent), with detailed knowledge of accounting practices within the Insurance industry preferably Life Insurance
  • Strong technical knowledge of Australian Accounting standards
  • Good understanding and interpretation of Insurance company financial statements
  • Experience in supporting the delivery of projects from a Finance SME perspective
  • Project management skills and highly organised and detailed orientated
  • Influencing skills to represent Finance effectively and listening skills to engage with various counterparties involved in the project

If you are interested in applying to the Technical Accountant, Project Manager position and are keen to take on a 12 month temporary contract please apply today or call Gail Cunningham directly on 02 8215 1086.

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.


Technical Accountant, IFRS17, Accounting policy, Interpretation, Project Manager, Technical papers


Chartered Accountant or CPA (or equivalent)

educational requirements

Bachelor Degree