Audit Manager

London Permanent £60,000 - £70,000
  • Great long term career prospects
  • Agile working promoted and a positive team environment

About Our Client

A vibrant and very welcoming, medium sized professional services firm in London's West End. A reliable and very reputable accountancy firm to continue your career.

Striving to help their clients reach their individual goals across international entities, owner-managed businesses and listed companies, this firm have a broad spectrum of client sectors to grow your knowledge and expertise.

Making the day job a fun, (yet challenging) place to be, staff events are high on the agenda and team bonding has a big part to play which is why they finish early on a Friday to allow the team to do just that! Switch off and enjoy some well deserved non-work time.

Job Description

  • Liaise effectively with the client to arrange timeframes and schedule
  • Monitor progression of tasks and keep the client and partner informed of developments
  • Perform detailed reviews of the teams work to ensure accuracy
  • Prepare and attend finalisation meeting with partners and clients

- Ensure good relationships with both internal and external clients, to ensure retention and development of new business opportunities

- Manage the expectations of directors and partners

- Highlight any project delivery issues to partners, and be able to suggest a suitable solution to rectify

- Handle complex client problems

- Ensure team compliance with all practice management activities

- Work with partners closely to identify new business opportunities from existing and new clients

- Liaise with other departments to ensure seamless delivery of all rounded projects

- Develop and maintain an advanced level of technical knowledge via courses, and to continue with the professional bodies' CPD requirements

- Delegate tasks appropriately to the team with clear instructions

- Monitor workload of the team

- Manage the preparation and presentation of projects and

- Prepare and attend for new client pitches, business meetings and assist with new client proposals, alongside partners and relevant team members

The Successful Applicant

  • ACCA/ACA qualified or substantial relevant experience
  • Minimum of 3 years' post qualification experience in Audit
  • Caseware experience is desired
  • Experience of IFRS as well as UK GAAP
  • Effective and appropriate communication skills both verbally and in writing at all times
  • Poses advanced technical, commercial and risk awareness with a thorough understanding of policies, procedures and processes.
  • Strive to apply technical excellence and advice and identify commercial solutions both with externally with clients and internally
  • Provide technical support and development to team, acting as an approachable role model for queries and providing reassurance
  • Excellent IT skills along with the ability to use software effectively
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Confident at managing the expectations and demands of clients, partners and staff across the firm, to ensure that high quality work is delivered
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to manage relationships both internally and externally to a high standard, dealing with issues confidently

What's on Offer

After successful completion of the probationary period, a wide range of benefits open up for employees.

  • Private medical insurance cover
  • cashback scheme for medical expense
  • Mental health support
  • Private yoga classes
  • Early finishes on a Friday
  • Season ticket loan
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • Company discounts at a range of local retail businesses
Gillian O'Regan
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Gillian O'Regan
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+44 207 269 2288
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