Accounts & Audit Senior Manager

Clark Wood
18 Mar 2017
17 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Clark Wood is a specialist Recruitment Consultancy operating throughout the United Kingdom within the Public Practice Accountancy & Tax sectors. Our core client base consists of Accountancy Practices ranging from Big 4, Top 10 & Mid-Tier firms through to independent regional firms and sole traders.

Accounts & Audit Senior Manager
Central London
£65,000 - £75,000

Public Practice specialists Clark Wood have an outstanding opportunity with a leading national firm who are seeking an Accounts & Audit Senior Manager to join their Central London office.

The successful individual will be managing their own portfolio of high profile clients including OMBs and International Groups, so strong communication and interpersonal skills are essential.

Responsibilities of this role will include planning, prioritising and allocating client work to ensure effective team workflow, ensuring full agreement from clients before commencement of work.

The person appointed will manage the workload assigned to all direct reports, ensuring this falls within agreed budgets, and will be required to supervise audit teams.

The ability to work under pressure and motivate staff members will be key to this role, as will an aptitude and willingness to be involved with training of staff and getting involved on the front line.


Manage a portfolio of clients, taking responsibility for all aspects of their audit affairs and ad hoc project work as it arises
Working closely with Senior Partners
Managing audit fieldwork, statutory financial reporting and completion work
Close liaison with the tax department
Maintain and control a portfolio of audit clients
Undertaking work at client premises and liaising with clients, including acting as a point of contact for day to day ad hoc queries and enquiries
Assist corporate finance team with specialist assignments such as acquisition advice, business disposals, raising finance, business plans, preparing projections, sector research and analysis


ACA / CA / ACCA Qualified
Experience of leading Audit assignments
Experience of managing a portfolio of clients

For further information on this role please contact Ed Taylor at Clark Wood

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