Role details

Technical Manager - Financial Services

London   •   £55,000 - £66,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Top 10 accounting firm
  • London

About Our Client

Based in this top 10 firm's Technical Standards Group in London, you will support the growing Financial Services Business Unit by providing advice, training and guidance on complex accounting issues (both IFRSs and UK GAAP) and on audit-related matters, including the application of ISAs (UK and Ireland), financial services-related regulation (e.g. CASS) and the firm's audit methodology.

Job Description

This Manager position is ideal for a technically strong individual who has broad experience of auditing financial institutions (particularly insurers and banks) and who wishes to move to the technical function of a growing professional services firm.


Providing advice to the FS business on more complex accounting areas, particularly those relating to financial instruments used by financial institutions and insurance contracts.

Providing advice on more complex audit and regulatory areas (including CASS).

Performing quality reviews of financial statements of financial institutions (particularly insurers and banks) and CASS assurance engagements.

Ensuring audit approach reflects current best practice and recommendations (for example, on the basis of AQR findings).

The Successful Applicant

A professional qualification in accountancy, such as ACA or ACCA.

An excellent practical knowledge of relevant technical standards (including IFRSs, UK GAAP and ISAs (UK and Ireland)), and of relevant laws and regulations, such as the Companies Act, Partnership Regulation and those that are specifically applicable to entities that are regulated by the FCA and PRA (including CASS).

A broad range of audit experience across the financial services sector (particularly banking and insurance).

What's on Offer

Excellent salary up to £66,000 and benefits.

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