Role details

Experienced Audit Manager

England   •   £47,000 - £52,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Great Salary - Reporting Directly to a Partner
  • Overseeing up to 6 Seniors/Semi-Seniors

About Our Client

The client is a 4 Partner Accountancy Practice currently based in Pimlico, London. They offer services in a 50/50 split of Audit & Accounts/Tax, with their clients being focused mainly in the Not For Profit & Property sectors and the remainder being SME & Owner-Managed businesses.

Job Description

The role as an Experienced Audit Manager will entail:

  • Overseeing and running the audit department through effective management and control of a team of up to six seniors & semi-seniors, training and mentoring them whilst on the job
  • Planning the audit and related accounts assignments, including the initial contact with the client, arranging follow-up meetings, briefing staff, preparing of budgets and then completion of the planning section of the audit files for both corporate and non-corporate (not for profit or charitable) entities of various sizes
  • Reviewing the work-papers of the engagements, ensuring they are compliant with the associated regulatory requirements and passing these on for further review by a partner for completion after the testing has been completed
  • Occasionally getting involved in some of the assignments, completing work as part of the team from planning through to completion on accounts/audit assignments during busy season
  • Responsibility for liaising with an external training organisation and arranging their quarterly visits for staff briefing meetings and allocation of cold file reviews (carried out by HAT)
  • Managing a client portfolio and being the first point of contact for a number of clients, having lots of contact with clients
  • Management responsibilities involving annual internal reviews such as the appraisal of audit staff and ensuring compliance with CPD
  • Reporting directly to the partners to provide advice on audit methodology and practice within the firm

The Successful Applicant

The ideal Experienced Audit Manager would have the following profile:

  • Technically strong knowledge of accounting and auditing standards including knowledge of FRS102 and other recent developments as well as experience of UK GAAP, IFRS & SORPS
  • An ability to work on numerous client time-lines, formulating and hitting budgets as well as being able to organise, manage and control their own and the audit team's workloads
  • Experience of working with charities and other not for profit organisations desirable, as is experience of IRIS
  • A skilled communicator and an ability to interact on a professional level

What's on Offer

£47k-£52k as an Experienced Audit Manager based in Central London

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