Audit Manager - Top 50 Firm - Clear Progression Opportunities

AJ Chambers
West End, London
20 Jul 2017
19 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

A perfect opportunity for an Audit Manager looking to step up your exposure, and join the team at a highly prestigious Top 50 Accountancy Firm in London's West End. With clear progression opportunities to Senior Manager and beyond, this is the ideal chance to join one of the best firms in the UK, and take your career to the next level.

The main purpose of the role will be to lead, manage, develop, and coach an effective audit team, overseeing the completion of Audit assignments, and ensuring that all work carried out by the team is in compliance with professional standards, and of the quality which the firm is renowned for.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Monitor and control the Audit Team
  • Oversee and control completion of audit assignments including accessing controls, systems and planning
  • Tailor audit programmes to suit client business environments
  • Manage client relationships and identify opportunities for business development
  • Understanding the client’s needs, their business and key risks in order to build a relationship with the client
  • Maintain a high technical and professional standard of work
  • Manage team and individual budgets and performance objectives
  • Identify ways to maximise the relationship and deliver added value
  • Business development - identify and win new clients
  • Work alongside HR, IT and Marketing to evaluate and improve working processes
  • Work closely with the Partner in the planning and conduct of Audit assignments, discussing findings, emerging risks, and actions to address those risks

Ideal Candidate

  • ACA/ACCA/Equivalent qualified
  • Significant prior experience in External Audit work in a busy Accountancy Practice setting
  • Experience in Leading and Managing an Audit team
  • The ability to develop long term client relationships
  • Highly organised and professionally minded individual, with the ability to manage a team to tight deadlines

For more information on this role please either apply, or contact Kieron Whitehead at AJ Chambers