THE INSTITUTE OF CHARTERED ACCOUNTANTS OF INDIA (Premier professional body set up by an Act of Parliament) ICAI Bhavan, Indraprastha Marg, Post Box No. 7100, New Delhi 110 002.
THE INSTITUTE OF CHARTERED ACCOUNTANTS OF INDIA requires Technical Director
Technical Director heads the Technical Directorate which provides support to the Accounting Standards Board, Committee for Implementation of Indian Accounting Standards (IFRS), Committee for Accounting Standards for Local Bodies, Research Committee, Expert Advisory Committee and other assignments relating to providing inputs to the accounting pronouncements issued by the Institute. The work includes liaising with the relevant international bodies, such as International Accounting Standards Board and the Governmental and Regulatory Authorities, such as Ministry of Corporate Affairs, Reserve Bank of India, Securities Exchange Board of India, Insurance Regulatory Development Authority and other such authorities on accounting matters.
Essential knowledge and skills required for the incumbent would include expert knowledge of the Accounting Standards in India and IFRSs apart from the other pronouncements, such as Guidance Notes, Opinions of Expert Advisory Committee and other technical literature issued by the ICAI. The skills required include application of the aforesaid pronouncements in specific situation with a view to advise the relevant Committees/Board and to draft the relevant pronouncements. This would require ability to objectively analyse issues involved in various accounting alternatives and perceive their implications in implementation.
He/She would act as team manager of the Technical Directorate comprising technical and administrative personnel.
Remuneration Salary payable is currently under revision and hence the same is negotiable, which among others, would seek to protect the current salary drawn by a deserving candidate.
In appropriate cases contractual arrangements can also be considered.
Qualification and Experience
Chartered Accountant or equivalent with experience of application of Accounting Standards in India and or abroad of 15 years.
For structured application and other details, please visit our website: http://www.icai.org. Interested candidates may e-mail their structured format application at firstname.lastname@example.org or can send through speed post/courier to the Deputy Secretary, HRD(P) at the above address, superscribing on the envelope Application for Technical Director within 15 days.