Role details

Audit Assistant Manager (London)

London   •   £40,000 - £50,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Top 20 Firm - London
  • Mixed Client Portfolio

About Our Client

The team you will be joining is part of the core assurance team which provides assurance over financial and operational processes to both public and private sector clients ( large, often global, companies working across a number of sectors such as media, retail, financial services and technology).

Due to the size of the firm, there is scope to move internally to other arms of the business later in your career, for example into internal audit and corporate finance. To meet the needs of their clients, there are opportunities for travel within the UK, across Europe and globally. The vast majority of their people are either qualified accountants or IT audit professionals, but they welcome broader business skills as well. While they continue to provide.

Job Description

As an Audit Assistant Manager (London) you will be examining the financial statements of companies to provide a true and fair opinion on their validity. This includes taking time to understand the business and assessing key processes and systems used to produce those financial statements. It also involves understanding the ins and outs of the business drivers, their associated risks and their potential effect on financial statement accounts.

Your duties may typically include:

  • Working on a variety of clients, mostly multinational corporations, for both public and private clients in a variety of industries
  • Contributing to the understanding of the business and its associated risks
  • Learning about the key financial and system processes that underpin the client's business operations
  • Contributing to reports and schedules to deliver results to clients and third parties
  • Attending meetings with key contacts at the client site to share testing findings
  • Being in charge of junior staff in the absence of a manager, liaising with clients to obtain the information and explanations needed to support your team's audit opinion
  • Receiving on-the-job coaching as well as mentoring junior staff
  • Aiding the manager in planning and co-ordination of the audit engagement

The Successful Applicant

The ideal Audit Assistant Manager (London) will:

  • Have a commercial mind, with superior analytical, communication and leadership skills
  • Coaching skills and personable around both colleagues and clients
  • Have self-motivation and be able to deliver on set targets/deadlines
  • Strong business awareness and an ability to identify audit issues arising from commercial transactions
  • Team player, with the ability to multitask, be flexible and work under pressure.
  • Be fully ACA or ACCA qualified

What's on Offer

  • Audit Assistant Manager (London) position at a Top 10 Firm
  • £40,000 to £48,000 per annum

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