Audit Senior Manager / Director

Job Title: Audit Senior Manager / Director
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester, Greater Manchester
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + 25 days hols + progression
Reference: 3908730_1608139204
Contact Name: Emma Pasquill
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 16, 2020 17:20

Job Description

Unique career opportunity to fast track to partnership in 3-5 years within a National Firm in their audit team.

Your new firm
A National Firm of Chartered Accountants are looking to appoint a Chartered Accountant as a Senior Manager / Director to help lead their Audit Business. This firm are well established and have experienced double digit growth over recent years in their Manchester office. This job opportunity has arisen to support the growth and aid succession plans for their Manchester office and there is real scope for progression through to partnership in a defined timescale. This firm are well renowned for their advisory led service and can offer specialist business and tax advisory services, outsourcing services and corporate finance projects.

Your new role
As an Audit Senior Manager / Director you will be allocated a substantial portfolio of corporate clients including OMBs, UK subsidiaries of foreign owned businesses, groups and PE backed companies with turnovers ranging up to 150 million. In this role you will be the key senior contact for your portfolio with responsibility of overseeing the budgeting, planning and technical review of the assignments and leading the audit review meeting with the clients. Outside your portfolio management responsibilities you will be involved in tendering and pitching for new business, networking and developing the firms client base and take an active role in the development of the wider corporate team. The firm are looking to appoint an ambitious and commercially astute audit professional who can positively contribute towards the firms growth strategy and values and progress through to partnership in a 2 - 5 year timescale.

What you'll need to succeed
The partners are looking to appoint a Chartered Accountant (ACA / ACCA) who can demonstrate strong audit management skills. The firm is continuously winning large audit tenders and with this the firm are looking to appoint a technically astute auditor who has ideally cut their teeth within the Top 10 or a mid tier practice. As you will be actively involved in networking and pitching for new work you must be able to demonstrate excellent interpersonal skills and a proven track record of developing and maintain strong client relations and delivering first class client service. If you have already achieved RI status that would be advantageous however it is not a prerequisite.

What you'll get in return
For the successful applicant the Audit Senior Manager / Audit director will receive a competitive salary north of £55000 plus a range of benefits including a bonus scheme, 25 days holiday, permanent flexible and agile working (will consider a 4 day week) and pension scheme. As previously disclosed, this role is to support the firms succession plans and therefore is a progressive opportunity to secure partnership within 2 - 5 years. The firm are happy to appoint an Associate Director or mentor a senior manager looking to make the move upwards.

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