- London, GB
- £25 /hr
- Available now
I have got over 15 years of experience working in accounting, auditing and financial reporting including International Financial Reporting Standards roles.
I would like tomore...I have got over 15 years of experience working in accounting, auditing and financial reporting including International Financial Reporting Standards roles.
I would like to work with clients to help them with their book-keeping, accounting and reporting requirements.
Area Covered: London
Work Experience Summary: Self-employed Nov 2009 to Current
Financial accountant and consultant
Lloyds Banking Group Plc May 2006 to Oct 2009
Manager - Structured Transactions Finance team
-Leading a team of eight in Structured Transactions Finance including the recruitment and appraisal of team members, and ensuring the team meets all deadlines.
-Responsible for monthly management reporting and quarterly statutory reporting of approximately 50 Special Purpose Entities (SPEs) in accordance with International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) and group deadlines.
-Reviewing new and existing transaction structures, and dealing with ad-hoc queries from the business. Looking into technical accounting and reporting issues at entity, bank and group level including liaising with technical policy team where necessary.
-Reviewing statutory financial statements of SPEs as per IFRS (involving IAS 32, IAS 39 and IFRS 7 disclosures) and the Companies Act including the applicable Companies law if registered outside England and Wales.
-Leading knowledge share sessions and discussions on transactions in the team.
Ernst & Young, London Jan 2005 to May 2006
Business Risk Advisor
-Leading teams and taking responsibility for deliverables to clients.
-Working on financial processes to ensure compliance with Sarbanes-Oxley regulation for the clients.
-Actively participating in team meetings including facilitation of a session.
Wilkins Kennedy Nov 2001 to Dec 2004
-Responsible for financial reporting, audits, preparation of statutory accounts and draft tax computations for UK and foreign owned companies in manufacturing, construction, trading, financial services and information technology sector.
-Representing the firm at Business Network International and Chamber of Commerce meetings and participating in marketing events.
PricewaterhouseCoopers, India March to July 2000
S.G.Bhagwat & Co., India Aug 1996 to Aug 1999
Chartered Accountancy Trainee
-Team leader in audit / tax assignments, liaising with senior management of the clients and reporting to the Partners of the firm.
Education Summary: -IFRS Certificate course of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of England and Wales, December 2007
-MSc Multinational Accounting and Financial Management 2000-01, University of Reading, UK with Distinction.
-Chartered Accountancy (ACA): Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (equivalent of ICAEW in the UK), November 1999.
-Bachelor of Commerce First Class in Accounting and Auditing • 66% Marks from Maharaja Sayajirao University, India, June 1998.