Audit and Accounts Manager

Job Title: Audit and Accounts Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Swansea
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 14054977_1600768849
Contact Name: Jacob Jones
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 22, 2020 11:00

Job Description

This Audit and Accounts Manager opportunity offers you the chance to manage a portfolio of accounts and audit clients which vary across different sectors. Work alongside senior members of the client's management team in planning the audit process from beginning to end, ensuring completeness, accuracy, and fair presentation of our client's information.

Client Details

A leading accountancy practice based in Swansea undergoing continued positive expansion and growth. The firm and role provides genuine prospects for long term career progression and development, with increasing responsibility, client management, and opportunity to carve a career path, in a highly regarded firm.


The key responsibilities for this Audit and Accounts Manager position at a leading accountancy firm based in Swansea are:

  • Lead and oversee an audit.
  • Manage a complex set of accounts.
  • Working directly with a Partner to oversee a portfolio of clients and ensuring that compliance requirements are met by liaising with the client and directing work internally for completion.
  • Manage and develop junior sin the Audit and Accounts team.
  • Provide high level technical guidance on accounts and audit matters.
  • Agreeing fees with partners and clients, understanding the basis of our time costs and the value the client places on the work undertaken, raising bills and following up on outstanding debt.
  • Review clients from a commercial perspective and understand where they are in their journey, where they want to be and how we can help them get the best outcome.
  • Consider and exploit opportunities for winning new work - maintain good relationships with clients, identify key introducers and actively maintain contact with them.
  • Maintaining a sound technical knowledge and awareness of emerging issues, attending courses to support this.


In order for candidates to be successful when applying for this Audit and Accounts Manager role at a leading accountancy firm in Swansea, you must be:

  • ACCA or ACA qualified (or equivalent) with at least 4 years UK practice experience.
  • Ability to deal with tasks on a timely basis
  • Strong client communication
  • Enthusiasm coupled with drive and determination
  • Highly development organisational skills
  • Knowledge of SME Businesses
  • Proven record of client portfolio management
  • Successful track record of leading Audit teams on large Audit assignments
  • Excellent interpersonal, organisational and communication skills

Job Offer

Highly competitive base salary.

Market leading package.

Great office location.

Well established, supportive team.



Life Insurance.