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Senior Manager, IFRS Technical Bachelor's Degree Job

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Job Details

Location: Eti-Osa, Lagos

Job type: Full-time

About Audit & Assurance

Auditing is a highly complex process, and the importance of auditors as a vital link in the financial reporting chain has never been more important nor their role as trusted advisors more valued.

Our global network of audit professionals provide a range of audit and advisory services to assist clients in achieving their business objectives, managing their risk and improving their business performance - anywhere in the world.

Using our state-of the-art tools enables Deloitte audit professionals to deliver the assurance service quality and excellence that is implicit in the Deloitte brand and that regulators and public expect.


Audit of financial statements that have been prepared in accordance with International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS), NGAAP and other valid standards

Review of accounting and internal control systems

Consulting on accounting principles, the chart of accounts and organization of finance and accounting departments

Comprehensive advice on implementation of International Financial Reporting Standards, including interpretation and application of complex standards

Assistance with the establishment of reporting departments

Advisory services for the calculation of employee benefits, impairment of assets, provisions for asset retirement obligations and other long-term provisions

Assistance with business valuations, valuation of assets and liabilities and determination of goodwill in accordance with IFRS

Job Description

Responsibilities (but not limited to):

Handles all IFRS and accounting technical consultation for the West Africa region.

Responsible for thought leadership, consultations with internal audit practice and clients as well as the development of managers in Accounting Technical.

Develop high-performing people and teams, leading and supporting them to make an impact that matters, and setting the direction to deliver exceptional client service.

The Q&A technical team will be responsible for the management of financial reporting system of quality control, portfolio risk review, management of EQCR/PSR type review for the region.

Actively leads and manages the systems of quality control initiatives on financial reporting, consistently exhibits in-depth understanding of clients and capabilities needed to execute (specialist & capacity) projects and committed to business growth.

Strong technical skill, a strong aptitude for research and ability to develop accounting technical and thought leadership materials that are suitable for publication are critical for this role.

Summary of Key Performance Areas

Strategic Impact

Budgets / Profitability

Technical Knowledge

Managing Engagement

Written and verbal communications


Audit Client

Building Profile



Qualifications & Skills required

B.Sc. / HND in Accounting and a Chartered / Certified Accountant Postgraduate qualification (relevant to Service Area / Business Management, etc.)

Qualified member of ICAN or ACCA

MBA will be an added advantage

Minimum of 7 years cognate experience

5 years in a client facing role; 3 of these in a management role is desirable

Expert in field with sound industry and business knowledge

Demonstrated leadership skills

Proven ability to manage and execute projects

Experience in drafting and presenting client proposals

Excellent report writing skills

Good financial knowledge

Sound business acumen

Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal

Effective interpersonal and relationship building skills

Good mentorship and coaching ability with desire to develop self and others

Strong client delivery focus

Adaptable, managing change and ambiguity with ease

Focus on quality and risk

Sound problem solving ability

Additional Information

The Impact You Will Make:

Every day, your work will make an impact that matters, while you thrive in a dynamic culture of inclusion, collaboration, and high performance. As the undisputed leader in professional services, Deloitte is where you will find unrivalled opportunities to succeed and realize your full potential.

How You Will Grow:

At Deloitte, our professional development plan focuses on helping people at every level of their career to identify and use their strengths to do their best work every day. From entry-level employees to senior leaders, we believe there is always room to learn.

We offer opportunities to help build world-class skills in addition to hands-on experience in the global, fast-changing business world.

From on-the-job learning experiences to formal development programs at Deloitte University, our professionals have a variety of opportunities to continue to grow throughout their career. Explore Deloitte University Leadership Centre.


At Deloitte, we know that great people make a great organization. We value our people and offer employees a broad range of benefits.

Application Closing Date

Wednesday, 28th April, 2021.

How to Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should:

Click here to apply online

Company Description
Deloitte is the largest private professional services network in the world. Everyday, approximately 286,200 professionals in more than 150 countries demonstrate their commitment to making an impact that matters. Our West Africa practice serves multinationals, large national enterprises, small and medium-sized enterprises and the public sector across Nigeria and Ghana.