Senior Audit Manager - Financial Services

Stellar Select Limited
United Kingdom
25 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
We have a superb opportunity for a Senior Audit Manager - Financial Services with a leading UK accountancy and auditing firm. Based within the Financial Services Division, this area focuses on the London insurance market, involving a significant amount of statutory audit work in the insurance intermediary sector including Lloyd's and non-Lloyd's insurance brokers, Managing General Agents, Lloyd's syndicates, capital providers, agency groups and insurance companies. Responsibilities for the role of Senior Audit Manager - Financial Services - To take charge of the planning, on-site running and completion of a portfolio of assignments Manage an allocated client portfolio, this 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 - Managing all stages of the audit and advising the partner on the 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 - Ensuring compliance with internal (methodology and risk management) and external (regulatory) requirements. In addition to managing a portfolio of audit clients, you may also deal with project work/special work. You will assist with the running of the FS Division by working with the management team to ensure that the staff resources are best used to service the clients in the Division. This will involve the following: - Appraising, mentoring and developing trainee and audit staff, imparting experience and knowledge to junior members of the Division to aid their learning - Staff recruitment - conducting second interviews with a partner. Experience required for the role of Senior Audit Manager - Financial Services - ACA/ACCA qualified - Proven auditing skills in the Insurance Sector, particularly in respect of insurance intermediaries, including client asset assurance reviews under CASS 5 - Leadership skills, with the ability to command respect at all levels Salary: Competitive with 25 working days holiday, Contributory pension scheme, 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 Senior Audit Manager - Financial 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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