Audit Manager

Job Title: Audit Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Guernsey
Salary: 55000 - 61000
Reference: Audit Manager
Contact Name: Natasha Rowe
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 27, 2020 08:37

Job Description

Job Purpose:

Audit managers at KPMG manage engagements to ensure the effective planning, delivery and completion of engagements in-line with client, statutory and KPMG audit methodology and business requirements.


• Manage engagements, overseeing the work of team members to ensure compliance with client, statutory and KAM requirements whilst maintain an awareness or relevant internal/external market factors to ensure the effective and timely delivery of engagements

• Provide top level support and decision making for the audit department and management group.

• Ensure smooth running of the department and report to the leadership • Oversee and direct budgeting, planning, coordination and control of engagements to ensure maximised recoverability

• Direct, coach and mentor team members to assist them in providing effective service delivery and timely completion of engagement work

• Develop and maintain effective relationships with clients, business departments and staff, sharing information to identify and progress current and future audit requirements

• Contribute towards the creation, implementation and delivery of the departmental business plan

Candidate Requirements

• At least 2/2 years experience in an Audit Managerial capacity, working in external financial audit

• ACA or ACCA or country equivalent professional qualification • Strong working knowledge of the Microsoft Office programme suite, eAudit, KPMG audit methodology, current accounting and financial reporting standards including IFRS and UK GAAP

• Financial Services experience

• Ethics and independence and client take-on procedures

• Strong interpersonal and team working skills

• Ability to coach, mentor and manage teams of varying sizes

• Promote and advocate a healthy work/life balance

• Language requirements – excellent spoken, listening and written English