Audit Manager - Forward thinking Accounting Practice

Recruiter
Michael Page
Location
England, Kent
Salary
GBP50000 - GBP65000 per annum
Posted
09 Aug 2022
Closes
06 Sep 2022
Ref
JN -032022-5288760
Contact
Dylan Feehily
Where will they be working?
Hybrid - mostly home
Hours
Full Time

Michael Page are very excited to be partnering with a forward thinking and well established Accountancy Practice in the heart of Kent are looking to on boarding an Experienced Audit Manager to oversee and manage their thriving Audit Department. This firm put their people first, provide a great level of flexibility and hybrid working opportunities.

Client Details

Michael Page are very excited to be partnering with a forward thinking and well established Accountancy Practice in the heart of Kent are looking to on boarding an Experienced Audit Manager to oversee and manage their thriving Audit Department. This firm put their people first, provide a great level of flexibility and hybrid working opportunities.

Description

  • Be the main point of contact to clients building close relationships and be able to suitably advise
  • To co-ordinate the scheduling of the audit work with client activities and requirements
  • To establish the objectives of the engagement including the issue of engagement letters, timetables and deliverables.
  • To make planning decisions including resourcing, staff objectives, budget review and monitor throughout
  • To maintain close review of the staff audit resourcing planner, and work with other managers to cater needs of the department and the firm
  • To approve the audit programming, risk assessment and audit approach to mitigate risks.
  • To discuss and resolve points including audit, accounts and any disclosures
  • Review and approve internal control/management letters, audit reports
  • To review planning and working papers and ensure the file is ready for partner review
  • To review, and often participate in, special non-audit work
  • Prepare costing and quotes for assignments and preparing tender documentation
  • To assist Partners to bill clients for services rendered, monitor WIP processes and provide reports
  • Report to Audit Director

Profile

  • Fully qualified ACA or ACCA member
  • Practical experience managing various audit teams and assignments
  • Proven experience managing a portfolio of clients
  • Experience working with a varied client sector portfolio
  • Experience of preparation of accounts and audit of owner-managed companies
  • Experience of FRS 102 and IFRS accounting frameworks is essential
  • Up to date working knowledge of financial reporting and auditing standards
  • Knowledge of accounting software such as CCH is an advantage
  • Knowledge of Sage, QuickBooks and Xero software is also an advantage
  • Experience in working at client premises and be willing to travel in and around London
  • Good time management skills and ability to meet set deadlines
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

Job Offer

  • Hybrid Working
  • Excellent development opportunities

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