Accounting Senior Advisor - Job based in Luxembourg (m/f) 1

Date:  6 Feb 2024

Luxembourg, LU

Company:  Deloitte Luxembourg
Job Function:  Audit & Assurance
Seniority:  Senior levels
Contract Type:  Open-term

Your future team

The Accounting & Reporting Advisory (ARA) group is a dedicated team of IFRS, US GAAP and LUX GAAP experts that seek to use the accounting standards constructively and positively to help clients achieve their desired objectives – be it providing expert input and challenge to transactions or providing the assurance that their IFRS or GAAP reporting will stand up to scrutiny.

ARA is a client-facing group that is accustomed to being the expert in the room. ARA is also in charge of dealing with accounting consultations received from the audit teams of Deloitte. The ARA team members are experts in the accounting standards and their practical application to address the challenges faced by clients in different industries. 


Your next challenge

  • Challenging and advising clients on the implementation and application of new accounting standards and accounting for new products and structured transactions
  • Assist, as the lead subject matter expert,  the audit teams on accounting for structured transactions and complex accounting judgements
  • Assisting with consolidation accounting challenges
  • Providing seamless joined up expert input alongside other Deloitte teams such as tax, risk, and regulatory experts
  • Providing transaction accounting support to audit teams and assurance clients
  • Performing accounting policy and financial statements reviews

Your skills

  • You must have three years (at least) experience of working within the IFRS accounting team of a professional services firm or IFRS accounting policy department of a company (ideally active in the financial industry) or delivering large listed IFRS audits within the financial industry. Having experience with consolidated financial statements is an advantage;
  • You must have ability to work on accounting input for complex IFRS accounting issues. Having such ability under LUX GAAP or US GAAP is an advantage;
  • We value good knowledge of Microsoft Office and analytics tools as well as relevant experience with accounting system such as understanding main functionalities, accounting reports, data structuring, etc.
  • You must be fluent in English and in French. Having good command of German or Luxembourgish is an advantage.
  • Having a practical understanding of businesses within the financial industry is an advantage;
  • You must have professional accounting qualification such as ACA, ACCA, DSCG, DEC, Chartered Accountant, CPA or similar qualifications or be in the process of acquiring one.

Join us and...

  • Perfect your competencies with a tailor-made training plan, exploiting our induction programme
  • Benefit from a complementary health insurance, conciergerie services, car leasing possibilities and much more
  • Profit from our Global network for career opportunities
  • Enjoy and promote diversity in our multicultural teams

What impact will you make?


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

Our global standards enable us to deliver consistent, exceptional services across the globe, whilst continuously developing our Talents. Click here to discover what is expected from you in this role.

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With more than 150 partners and 2,600 employees, Deloitte Luxembourg is one of the Grand Duchy's largest, strongest and oldest professional services firms. For 70 years, our talented teams have been serving clients in various industries delivering high added-value offerings to national and international clients in audit and assurance, consulting, financial advisory, risk advisory, tax, and related services. Deloitte Luxembourg is part of the global Deloitte network.


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Diversity and inclusion bring great value to our profession and community, and build our ability to deliver truly differentiated solutions and experiences to our clients. Deloitte is committed to creating and supporting a culture of inclusion that empowers all of our people to be at their best on both a personal and professional level.

Requisition ID:  11794

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