Corporate Audit Assistant Manager- ACCA/ACA/CA

Robert Alan Partnership
03 Mar 2019
31 Mar 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client is a leading accountancy and consulting firm who are looking to recruit a Corporate Audit Assistant Manager to join their busy team in Birmingham.

Corporate Audit – Assistant Manager-ACCA/ACA/CA

Job Description

Job Description Summary

To work as part of the team, leading on site audit teams, effectively providing a hands on compliance and or advisory role that meets or exceeds client expectations and supports the partner or manager team.

Job Description

Come and think independently with an organisation that’s doing the same. We’re determined to help shape a Vibrant Economy in the UK and beyond. It’s why we empower our people to bring new ideas to the table and take the lead in driving them forward. It’s invigorating. It’s inspiring. It’s creating opportunities every day for our clients, our business, and everyone here. So bring your passion, ambitions and ideas, and together, let’s make change happen. The time you spend outside of work helps shape what you can bring to our firm. We value the commitments you may have outside of work and will consider all flexible working applications.

Our clients operate in uncertain times. It’s our job to work with them to help them grow sustainably and fulfil their responsibilities. In audit, we work with clients of all different sizes across many different sectors. You’ll work with clients at their sites, getting to the heart of how they work and the challenges they face. Making the most of your audit experience and client management skills, you’ll help our clients mitigate risks and work more effectively. And you’ll help to shape a vibrant economy and contribute to making sure the whole business community is built on trust and integrity.

What you’ll be doing:

•Is aware of the wide range of services and spots opportunities to educate clients of those services

•Is actively involved in office marketing events when appropriate and is an 'ambassador' of the firm

•Takes responsibility for wider client management and liaison on smaller less complex assignments

•Takes an active part in the audit planning discussions to identify audit risks and appropriate audit strategy

•Communicates any issues relating to an audit with manager or partner including matters which arise during the audit which were not identified at the planning stage

•Ensures the efficient use of appropriate software packages

•Oversees all aspects of audit fieldwork and completion

•Prepares or reviews work papers and drafts of the financial statements

•Produces client deliverables, specifically drafting sections of the report to management

•Addresses, discusses and advances conclusion in respect of technical and audit issues identified during the course of the audit

•Maintains up to date understanding of clients' business

•Maintains good working relationships with client employees

•Adheres to the firms risk management policies and procedures, including being familiar with and consulting the audit manual

•Delegates work to other members of the audit team, ensuring associates understand their responsibilities and have received appropriate on-the-job training or coaching

•Attends training courses as identified in order to develop both technical and personal skills and keeps records for compliance purposes

•Maintains an understanding of audit methodology

•Contributes to departmental and office meetings

•Controls the audit in relation to timescales and risk management procedures

•Consistently achieves deadlines and understands the commercial implications of actions relating to productivity, recoverability, fee income and client service

•Accurately records time spent and documents reasons for overruns

•Communicates workload with manager or partner

Who we're looking for:

Passionate about supporting, advising and helping businesses achieve their potential, you’ll be someone who wants to make a difference and shape your career and a Vibrant Economy. You’ll have strong technical skills and experience of providing clients with quality services.

You should be commercially focused with the ability to deliver innovative solutions. You should be focused on self-development as well as having the desire to coach, mentor and develop your colleagues. We’re looking for people who have a strong connection with and share our core beliefs:

•Profit with a purpose that leads to a sustainable business

•We create sustainable value for our clients

•We are better together

•We never compromise on quality

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