Audit Quality - Assistant Manager - Top 10 firm

London Permanent
  • Large, award-winning accountancy firm in London.
  • Ideal role for an auditor looking to move into an Audit Quality team.

About Our Client

Large accountancy firm, London office. Hybrid working.

Job Description

The role will involve working closely with all parts of the Audit Quality Improvement Team to assist in the production and analysis of financial and non-financial indicators used to monitor the Audit Stream.

  • The key requirement for the role is an excellent ability to manipulate large volumes of data from various different sources, in order to produce monthly and quarterly dashboards, and to monitor these indicators and report on outliers and actions taken.
  • Compilation of monthly and quarterly Audit Quality Indicators dashboards Monitoring, investigating, and reporting on Audit Quality Milestones and Audit Quality Indicators

Key elements of the role:

Audit Quality Indicators are metrics related to the audit stream that by their nature impact on the Quality of Audit work performed. One such example is training data by grade or employee type. Audit Quality Milestones (AQMs) help the firm monitor audit quality and identify where improvements in audit quality and/or the system of quality management (such as controls, policies and procedures) may be needed as well as help evaluate that system.

    • Perform regular checks and data verification on the relevant databases and systems to identify, investigate and correct inconsistencies
    • Assist with the production of regular and ad hoc reports for internal and external stakeholders including regulators
    • Maintain and analyse data used to identify audited entities for enhanced support
    • Assist with obtaining analysis for benchmarking data

The Successful Applicant

  • Qualified ACA or ACCA with good external audit experience gained in practice
  • IT literate with an excellent knowledge of Excel and experience of manipulating large volumes of data
  • Ability to learn bespoke databases
  • Experience of designing analytics and using the data to help drive change
  • Excellent communication skills; both written and oral
  • Ability to build strong relationships with internal parties in the Audit Stream
  • Ability to work with highly confidential information
  • Accuracy and attention to detail essential

What's on Offer

  • Excellent salary and benefits.
  • Hybrid working.

Colin Hawkins
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Phone number
+44 207 269 2249

Job summary

Job function
Audit & Advisory
Practice (Audit) & Assurance
Business Services
Contract type
Consultant name
Colin Hawkins
Consultant phone
+44 207 269 2249
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