Audit Manager

KCR Solutions
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
11 Jun 2017
11 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

KCR Solutions are currently looking to recruit an Audit Manager for our highly successful client in Newcastle upon Tyne. This practice is looking for someone who can provide an independent view on our clients’ compliance with accounting principles, and play an important role in helping businesses reflect their financial picture accurately.

Your duties will be as follows:

  • Effectively manage the audit process with appropriate consideration of audit risk issues and accounting technical matters
  • Lead and manage fieldwork on client’s sites including liaising with other departments to ensure the smooth delivery of the audit process
  • Discuss different services with clients to identify additional sales opportunities
  • Offer a solution-based approach to problem solving whilst fulfilling client assignments
  • Demonstrate expertise in primary accounting frameworks and in related financial reporting matters
  • Perform an assurance engagement in compliance with auditing standards
  • Identify areas requiring improvement in the clients’ business processes and possible recommendations
  • Prepare and deliver necessary paperwork to be given to the client
  • Coach other less experienced staff by sharing experience and knowledge as required
  • Provide on the job training for developing auditing skills and ensuring familiarity with the firm’s audit methodology
  • Contribute to effective team work in internal engagement situations

You will demonstrate the ability to influence, change and shape the direction of a particular activity, either internally and/or externally. A fully qualified ACA or ACCA candidate, you will have previous management experience and proven experience in the external auditing of clients in commerce and industry. Knowledge of UK or US GAAP and/or SOX404 would be advantageous but not essential