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Audit and Accounts Assistant Manager

Job Title: Audit and Accounts Assistant Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: St Albans
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Salary: Competitive salary and benefits package
Reference: WMT/ GDW/ACA
Contact Name: Vicki Luxford
Contact Email: vicki.luxford@wmtllp.com
Job Published: April 05, 2019 15:09

Job Description

WMT – Chartered Accountants are looking for an Audit and Accounts Assistant Manager to work within a busy and diverse audit and accounts department.

You will work with entrepreneurial and owner-managed businesses as well as the firm’s larger corporate clients carrying out audit and accountancy assignments under the supervision of managers and directors. You will report directly to the audit and accounts managers and will work with all partners and other senior team members.

This role would suit a fully qualified Audit and Accounts Assistant Manager or Senior with a mid-tier background who has experience in both the preparation of accounts and the auditing of medium-sized companies and groups. Working knowledge of Caseware would be desirable but is not essential.

In addition to completing audit and accounts assignments, the successful candidate will have the opportunity to work with our corporate finance partner on the due diligence aspects transactions such as company valuations, management buy-outs and company acquisitions.

Successful applicants will be able to demonstrate experience of working in a professional services practice with clients ranging from owner managed businesses to large corporate companies along with entities in the not-for-profit sector.

Qualifications and skills

ACA or ACCA qualified
Working knowledge of Caseware desirable but not essential
Able to plan and run audit and accounts assignments, seeing these through to completion
Strong communication skills to liaise with individuals internally and externally
Able to support other team members and mentor junior team members
Project and budget management including regular client communication, accurate budgeting and cost control

Application process

To apply for the role, please email your CV and covering letter addressed to Vicki Luxford at careers@wmtllp.com.

Your covering letter should include details of the role you are looking for and your salary expectations.