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IFRS 17 Accountant

Sector Location Job type Salary
Circa €150,000
Date added
17 October, 2022

Job Description

EMEA Recruitment is working exclusively with a leading, international insurance company in its search for an IFRS 17 Accountant.


Due to the requirements for the implementation of the new accounting standard, we are seeking an IFRS 17 Accountant. The role can be based in Zurich, Liechtenstein, Berlin or Paris.

You will bring your knowledge and expertise of IFRS 17 to support in preparation of testing/dry runs and closings, establish an IFRS 17 Accounting manual and establish IFRS 17 disclosures.

Home office/hybrid/remote working on offer.


Reporting to the Head of Finance Projects, this role sits with the Finance Projects team.


Our client is looking for an Accountant experienced with IFRS 17 implementation.


IFRS 17 Accountant, Zurich, Switzerland


Responsibilities of the IFRS 17 Accountant

As an IFRS 17 Accountant, your role is varied and exciting:

  • Implementation of new IFRS17 standard
  • Preparation of Accounting handbooks
  • Training and coaching teams
  • Creating methodology and measuring results
  • Preparing disclosures


Ideal profile:

  • Accounting/Finance degree
  • IFRS 17 implementation Accountant


In return:

This is an exciting opportunity to be part of an entrepreneurial culture, with many benefits on offer.

Hybrid working.