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Senior Audit Manager

Bluefin Talent
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23 Feb 2021

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Audit Senior Manager


Our clients are an independent top 10 firm of chartered accountants and business advisors based in London. With in-depth expertise in many fields of tax, accountancy and finance, they work for clients ranging from large, listed corporates and SMEs to individuals. As a Senior Manager, our clients will be looking for someone whom they can promote to the next level within the firm in a relatively short space of time. The firm is not top-heavy and there is an appetite to promote partners organically within the firm over the next few years.

Audit Sectors

A wide range of clients best describes the work of this division. You could be involved in the audit of any organisation from a listed company to working with owner-managed businesses. Sole traders and partnerships do not always have the accounting infrastructure of larger companies. The portfolio includes natural resource companies, tech companies, professional practices and retailers.


  • You will manage an allocated client portfolio of commercial clients, which 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 including attending and organising network events
  • 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; and
  • Responsibility for on-the-job training of more junior staff as required
  • Acting as a mentor for a group of trainees
  • Appraising your group of trainees
  • Active involvement in the development of audit staff
  • Contributing to the running of the Group
  • Assisting in the motivation of staff
  • Staff recruitment - conducting interviews with a partner and assisting with marketing activity

Project Work/Special Work

In addition to managing a portfolio of audit clients, you may be asked, from time to time, to deal with project work/special work which arises such as:

  • Reporting accountant work on IPO's
  • Due Diligence
  • Litigation Support and Fraud Investigation.

Skills & Experience

  • Accountancy training - audit based
  • ACCA or ACA, or equivalent, qualified
  • Detailed working knowledge of International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) and FRS 102 preferred
  • Proven skills in managing a portfolio of clients; and
  • Substantial external commercial auditing experience with at least 2-3 years post qualification experience.

Send your CV's to or call +44 (0) 207 183 3329 to find out more
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