Job Title: Audit Manager – Hybrid (Top 25 UK chartered accountancy firm)
Monday to Friday – Flexible hours
Salary: £65,000 to £75,000 (depending on experience) + Benefits
We have an exciting role for auditors, where you will be able to succeed professionally in a global company while keeping a great work-life balance!
If you are an ACA qualified professional, with a minimum of 5 years’ post qualified experience within a professional services environment, including proven audit experience with a wide range of clients, then this is the perfect position for you!
***Experience of UK GAAP, FRS102, and IFRS is required
Our client is a top 25 UK chartered accountancy firm. The practice comprises 28 partners and approximately 280 staff supplying a range of services spanning Audit, Corporate and Personal Tax, Corporate Finance and Forensic Accounting.
They operate from their office in Central London, where they have an incredible client base, including some of the largest companies in the world and highly successful individuals, who provide them with diverse and challenging work. Secondly, they have extremely talented people providing services to these clients, continuously striving to expand what they do and improve the way they do it.
We require an experienced manager with a professional services background to work within our Audit and Accounts department.
Duties & Responsibilities:
The successful candidate will be responsible for a portfolio of corporate clients across varied industries. This will include managing the client relationship and ensuring that expectations are managed accordingly. The main duties of this role include:
Planning, supervising, and reviewing audit, accounts, and corporation tax work
Preparing and reviewing statutory accounts in line with UK GAAP and FRS102
Supervising junior staff and providing assistance regarding technical queries and professional development, including conducting periodic appraisals
Performing billing management
Some staff-related administration duties
Ad hoc business consultancy
Assisting in generating new business
Other ad hoc duties in line with the role
As the role progresses, there may also be the opportunity to assist with staff recruitment.
We require an ACA qualified candidate, with a minimum of 5 years’ post qualified experience within a professional services environment.
The ideal candidate should be able to demonstrate:
Proven audit experience with a wide range of clients
Experience of UK GAAP, FRS102, and IFRS
Experience in managing audits
Proficient technical ability
An awareness of corporate tax, personal tax, and indirect tax
Proven leadership and supervisory skills
A proven ability to prioritise workload
Excellent communication skills
A good working knowledge of Microsoft packages
We expect the successful candidate to be an enthusiastic member of our audit department and to contribute with their ideas and experience.
It would also be desirable for the candidate to be skilled in at least some of the following packages: PROaudit; AP and Alphatax. However, training will be provided where necessary.
Group Life Cover
25 days holiday on commencement
Buying and Selling Holiday Scheme
Hybrid working policy – at least 2 days in the office a week, with a core hours system in place
PHI (Permanent Health Insurance)
Contributory Private Health Scheme
Non-Contributory Health Cash Plan
Season Ticket Loan (after qualifying period)
Discounted Gym Membership
Cycle voucher scheme
Extra info about the firm:
The two main services provided to these clients are Royalty Auditing and Contract Compliance, always utilizing advanced forensic accounting techniques and approaches.
Their main competition is from the Big 4 Accountancy firms, who cannot match their depth of experience and expertise across the sectors in which they operate (including TV, Film, Pharma, Automotive, Sport, Brand Extension and Gaming). Operating effectively as a boutique practice, they can move flexibly and swiftly to meet their client’s requirements. They have grown substantially over the last 10 years and continue to grow, which is why they are looking for a brilliant professional to join them.