Audit Manager - Business Services

Stellar Select Limited
United Kingdom
25 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
We have an exciting opportunity Audit Manager position with a Leading Accountancy and Audit firm within their Business Services Group. Our client has established expertise in key sectors such as technology, real estate and due to continued growth need an experienced Manager. For the right candidate, our client can offer new challenges, responsibility, foreign travel allied with a recognition of the benefits of healthy work life balance. There are no barries to career progression. Responsibilities for the position of Audit Manager within Business Services Manage an allocated client portfolio of commercial clients, which will involve: - Efficiently managing your time to ensure your client portfolio is properly serviced and work is completed in a timely manner - Identifying business opportunities from existing clients and supporting initiatives to develop new business opportunities including attending and organising network events - Managing all stages of the audit and advising the partner on audit opinion - Anticipating significant accounting issues based on experience and knowledge of other companies. Being proactive in recommending solutions to these issues - Advising clients on all financial reporting issues with reference to other specialists where necessary - Managing audit teams and reviewing their work - Responsibility for on the job training of more junior staff as required In addition to managing a portfolio of audit clients, you may be asked, from time to time, to deal with project work/special work which arises such as: - Reporting accountant work on IPO's/Due Diligence/Litigation Support/Fraud Investigation. You will assist with the running of the Group by working with the management team to ensure that staff resources are best used to service the clients in the department. This will involve the following: - Mentor a group of trainees/appraise your group of trainees/develop audit staff - Contributing to the running of the Group/Assist in motivation of staff/Staff recruitment Experience required for the role of Audit Manager within Business Services - Accountancy training - audit based/ACCA or ACA, or equivalent - Experience of working with large group audits - Detailed working knowledge of International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) and FRS 102 preferred, but candidates with only UK GAAP experience will also be considered. - Proven skills in managing a portfolio of clients with substantial external commercial auditing exp. - Leadership skills, with the ability to command respect at all levels Salary: Competitive, 25 days holiday, Contribution-pension, PHI, Private medical cover, Life assurance 4x annual salary, Interest free season ticket loan available after 3 months Location: London For more information regarding the role of Audit Manager within Business Services please contact us Stellar Select is acting as an employment agency and is a corporate member of the REC. Due to a high volume of applications, we will only contact you if your application has been successful. We aim to contact all successful contacts within two business days
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