Audit Manager

Job Title: Audit Manager
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Portishead, Somerset
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Negotiable, plus benefits
Start Date: 26/02/2019
Reference: 13995524/001_1559570818
Contact Name: Mark Bailey
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 03, 2019 15:07

Job Description

A well established and reputable chartered accountancy practice based in Portishead has an interim requirement for an experienced qualified Audit professional to join as an Audit Manager, working with Partners and the wider team, for a contract length of around five months or more. You will be involved in managing the delivery of up to around eight audit projects for varying clients, wide ranging in size, sector and complexity.

Client Details

Based in Portishead, our client is a highly regarded and established chartered accountancy practice with a wide ranging client base of sole traders, partnerships and limited company OMBs, SMEs and corporate clients, with a range of significant sized business, groups and other clients with audit requirement. As a result of ongoing growth, along with some internal changes the business has the need to bring in the right audit professional to work with them on a contract basis. Parking on site provided.


Joining as a contract / interim Audit Manager for a contract length of around five months or more, you will working with Partners and the wider team delivering and managing a range of audits for the business. You will work on up to around eight or so audits across wide ranging clients, ranging in turnover from £1million to circa £30million on larger clients. Clients are wide ranging in sector, to include a group of up to six companies on the largest client. Most clients are fairly locally based with only one outside of the South West region so away time will be limiting. You will see audits through from planning to completion, willing to be hands on with field involvement, whilst having the support of around 2 - 3 people supporting you in the wider team on delivery.


You will be qualified ACA/ACCA or equivalent, with a career background in external audit for wide ranging clients, varying in industry sector and size. Your background could have been developed within any accountancy firm size environment across any of Top Tier, Mid Tier, large/medium or small independent firm size. You will have developed your career to at least experienced Audit Senior level, capable of leading and completing audits, or an established Audit Manager level professional. You will be available to start, ideally at short notice and be looking to work with this business for a contract length of around 5months.

Job Offer

Circa salary rate across the range of £40,000 - £55,000 or more dependent on the background and level of the right professional, negotiable.