+1 (868)285-9JOB/ +1 (868) 293-0678 #143 Wrightson Road, Port of Spain, Trinidad & Tobago WI. Mon - Sat 8.00 - 18.00. Sunday CLOSED

IFRS and Compliance Specialist

  • Location:
    SOUTH - SAN FERNANDO, POINTE A PIERRE SOUTH - SAN FERNANDO, POINTE A PIERRE SOUTH - SAN FERNANDO, POINTE A PIERRE SOUTH - SAN FERNANDO, POINTE A PIERRE
  • Salary:
    negotiable
  • Posted:
    2 weeks ago
  • Category:
    ACCOUNTING, FINANCE, AUDIT, INSURANCE ADMIN
  • Deadline:
    March 12, 2021
Summary
This position reports to the Vice President, Finance, and is primarily responsible for Company Corporate Governance requirements, integrated reporting and interpretation of IFRS Standards for the Company.  The position is the IFRS Subject Matter Expert (SME), and also is responsible for any other accounting as required.Duties and responsibiltiies Summary  (inlcude, but not limited to)

Analyses financial reporting standards including focus on IFRS to understand implications to the Company; regularly provides updates on technical issues and accounting standard development, and coordinates and prepares the Company’s Financial reports. Applies IFRS conversion, implementation of new standards, accounting opinions; develops and maintains a framework for collecting financial information in order to realise correct, completes and delivers on time reports, and leads the preparation of various financial reports in a timely manner, for review by the VP, Finance

As the SME, this position provides advice on the current / new IFRS standards, and  keeps up to date on any IFRS developments and translates them into robust defintiive analysis and opinion, and applies subsequent decisions and analyses to reporting, systems, processes. Creates and maintains Corporate Finance Manuals and ensures that other Corporate policies are aligned with IFRS regulations and standards. Prepares the draft Accounting disclosures for External Financial Statements following IFRS updates, and prepares and delivers training to relevant parties identifies IFRS problem areas in a set of financial statements, through fact patterns and recommends solutions. Liaises with external and internal auditors and tax representatives for statutory auditing and reporting, tax filing and annual reports.