Audit Assistant Manager - Fast track to Manager available

Recruiter
FPSG Professional Recruitment
Location
Glasgow, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
20 Aug 2019
Closes
24 Aug 2019
Ref
1239386244
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
OVERVIEW

FPSG are working in close partnership with a highly regarded Accounting & Consultancy firm that sits within the Top 10 nationally. Due to a number of major client wins an Audit Assistant Manager opportunity has opened up in their Glasgow team, working out of their modern central Glasgow premises.

Perhaps you currently work for a smaller practice and crave exposure to bigger clients and better opportunities to progress. Or perhaps you work within the Big 4 and are looking for something that provides a broader experience base whilst also improving your work life balance. Whatever your reasons, this is a fantastic opportunity for you to move your career to the next level.

RESPONSIBILITIES

Pre-audit scoping and preparation, identifying audit risks and performing preliminary evaluation of client's internal control structure to identify weaknesses and areas for management consideration and improvement

Carry out audit planning procedures including the design of audit tests

Complete audit files

Review client-prepared financial statement and other management reports

Responsible for on-site management and supervision of junior team members, providing on-the job coaching to support their on-going development

Maintain good client relationships

Act as an ambassador of the firm, building relationships and promoting the firm at every opportunity to facilitate new business opportunities

EXPERIENCE REQUIRED

This position would be excellent for candidates with the following background/experience:

Recognised professional qualification (CA, ACCA...etc)

Understands the role and function of audit for a large range of different entities and has a good understanding of audit techniques including planning, interviewing, documentation, testing, and conclusions and reporting

Possesses a strong technical knowledge and understanding of current accounting and audit regulations and issues

Has proven client handling experience and the ability to supervise and motivate more junior members of staff

Has excellent communication, skills and is able to display initiative and good problem solving ability

Highly PC literate with excellent knowledge of Windows software and accounting systems

In return, our client is offering a highly competitive package which includes a generous holiday allowance & professional development support.

FPSG is committed to equal opportunities regardless of gender, race, disability, sexual orientation, religion or belief and age.

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