Audit Assistant Manager

Job Title: Audit Assistant Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Milton Keynes
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Reference: MK-AMA
Contact Name: Aimee Hall
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 19, 2020 09:11

Job Description

We are expanding our external audit team in Milton Keynes and looking to recruit an Audit Assistant Manager to join the team.

The Position

  • Leading an audit team, ensuring the team complete work in a timely manner within budget 
  • Managing audit assignments from planning through to finalisation of reports in line with agreed timescales 
  • Controlling time spent and monitoring actual time with the budget 
  • Acting as a point of contact for both partner and client, ensuring both are kept fully informed of any issues arising and the progress of the audit. 
  • Reviewing actual to budgeted time and informing partner of any issues immediately. 
  • Building strong working relationships with client, ensuring any problems or requests are dealt with promptly. 
  • Preparing documents for and running planning and completion meetings with audit clients 
  • Business development, including working with colleagues in other teams 
  • People management – coaching, feedback, performance management, training and development 

The Requirements 

  • Qualified accountant – ACA/ACCA, or equivalent.
  • Holds audit experience managing a portfolio of clients and leading audit teams with excellent technical expertise 
  • People management experience in providing feedback to teams 
  • Excellent written and oral presentation skills required. 
  • A desire to help grow and develop the sector within the firm 
  • Ability to identify issues through sound analysis and application of commercial acumen in all situations.