Audit Director

Recruiter
Michael Page Finance
Location
Middleton Stoney
Posted
10 Jan 2018
Closes
11 Feb 2018
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Our client is looking for someone to be one of the main points of audit contact within the business, as it continues to grow year on year. Excellent package including bonus, private medical and life assurance.

Client Details

Our client is an award-winning Accountancy Practice, with a modern and holistic approach to Accountancy and a dedication to quality and customer service; resulting in accolades and continual growth, year on year. The firm's strategy is to grow specialist sectors across all areas of the business, and audit will be an important part of this. The company has a firm base of audit clients and a strategy to significantly grow this area of the business.

Description

Be one of the main points of audit contact, knowledge and influence for a mixed range of existing and new-win clients, managing and effecting solutions to meet their needs and timescales

Ownership of the overall audit planning to make sure work is completed on schedule

Monitor the allocation of staff within the team by the Audit Manager, with a view to maximising overall recovery rates whilst minimising risk and ensuring quality

Manage the audit manager to make sure there is a clear line of communication from audit junior to audit director

review and sign off the audits as RI

Report to the directors on internal and external issues requiring discussion

have skills and experience in a specialist sector and be comfortable in marketing this service to help the growth of the audit area of the business

Demonstrate excellence in audit requirements, current legislation, accounting standards, technical issues and related matters

Increase your personal knowledge through education, training and experience

Be confident and interactive with clients from identifying potential new business, marketing to prospects, proposing solutions, quoting for audit, value-add and project-based activities

Be able to train and develop staff

Profile

Responsible Individual, or capable of becoming one within 6 months

Experienced auditor for general business 2 clients

Sector specialisms are an advantage

Able to lead by your own example, enjoy client interaction, growth and recognise that business and personal development are interlinked

Have other business skills and awareness gained in a client and service-orientated practice

Enjoy supervising and developing more junior staff

Feel comfortable in public speaking as well as selling yourself and the business to new clients and building new services into an existing base

Team-orientated, with a need to get involved and recognise that your personal drive and example will influence your own and the team's performance

Enjoy working to deadlines and are focused enough to want to exceed the most unreasonable customers' demands

Career-minded, dedicated and willing to prove your worth

Job Offer

Our client provides an excellent, supportive working environment and their generous financial rewards package includes a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits including bonus, life and health cover and childcare vouchers to mention just a few.