21 days ago
PwC’s Northern Audit practice is a powerhouse of UK regional offices including Leeds, Manchester, Newcastle, Aberdeen, Edinburgh, Glasgow and Belfast. Together we service clients of all sizes, in a diverse range of sectors, delivering high quality External Audits and Audit related services. Understanding our clients needs and the risks they face is at the heart of what we do and is key to performing high quality audits.
Our Audit practice is growing rapidly and we have a number of opportunities for passionate people who are keen on shaping the future of Audit. A career with us will ensure you have exposure to an unparalleled breadth of client exposure, the very best technology and fantastic opportunities for career development.
To really stand out and make us fit for the future in a constantly changing world, each and every one of us at PwC needs to be a purpose-led and values-driven leader at every level. To help us achieve this we have the PwC Professional; our global leadership development framework. It gives us a single set of expectations across our lines, geographies and career paths, and provides transparency on the skills we need as individuals to be successful and progress in our careers, now and in the future.
Our office is situated at the heart of Belfast’s business district, which is appropriate, as we advise 80 of Northern Ireland’s Top 100 companies. Joining our award-winning team, you’ll kick-start your career working across a variety of sectors. And, as we advise more family companies and owner-managed businesses than our competitors, it’s an unmatched experience for any External Auditor.
As a Senior Manager in Northern Audit, you'll work as part of a team of problem solvers, helping to solve complex business issues from strategy to execution.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to
Taking action to ensure everyone has a voice, inviting opinion from all
Establishing the root causes of issues and tackling them, rather than just the symptoms
Initiating open and honest coaching conversations at all levels
Moving easily between big picture thinking and managing relevant detail
Anticipating stakeholder needs, and developing and discussing potential solutions, even before the stakeholder realises they are required
Developing specialised expertise in one or more areas
Advising stakeholders on relevant technical issues for their business area
Navigating the complexities of global teams and engagements
Building trust with teams and stakeholders through open and honest conversation
Upholding the firm's code of ethics and business conduct
Essential Skills and Experience
Be CA / ACA / ACCA / ICAS qualified (or international equivalent)
Or have equivalent work experience in Audit (you’re an international candidate who technically qualifies in your home country by experience)
Have experience of management of the audit from planning to supervision and review of the process
Have flexibility in your approach to meeting goals as part of the team
Have the ability to communicate clearly with colleagues and clients at all levels
Have a proven track record of establishing and maintaining strong relationships
Take a proactive approach to problem solving and delivering client solutions
You will have experience of interacting with senior level clients and management to develop and maintain business relationships
Experience of IFRS, UK GAAP (including FRS 101/102) and international standards on auditing would be required