Audit Manager

South East London & Kent
Dartford, Kent
19 Jun 2017
19 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
A UK Top 50 Accountancy Firm with National Coverage are searching for an experienced and dynamic Audit Manager to join their new office in Dartford.

Situated on a luxorious Business Park close to Bluewater Shopping centre, this firm is well established and offers excellent career opportunities internally.

This 19 Partner firm focuses on Owner Managed Businesses, the client base is diverse with turnovers of up to £100 million.

The role consists of handling a diversified portfolio of owner managed companies with turnovers of £1 million up to £100 million.

The work mix will comprise both audit and accounting assignments. As a portfolio manager, the successful candidate will have full responsibility for running a portfolio of circa 50 clients, with annual fees in the region of £400,000 upwards.

The job function will therefore include: –

• Liaising with clients and managing client expectations.
• Organising and running all accounting and audit assignments for the portfolio.
• Supervising and reviewing staff output, primarily accounts for audit production.
• Reporting directly to the partner and attending at all client accounts meetings.
• Organising pre-year-end tax planning work and devising appropriate tax strategies for clients.
• Attendance and input to practice development initiatives including significant networking and new prospect / potential client proposals.
• Working within an existing team of managers and partners to further develop and support the growth of the Dartford office which includes a new satellite office in London

The relevant individual will have a 2:1 degree from a British University and will be ACA qualified with a minimum of two years PQE.

• ACA or ACCA qualified
• Good IT skills including Outlook, Excel, Word and Accounting packages
• Experienced in managing the audit process from planning to completion of financial statements.

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