Commercial Audit Senior Manager

Job Title: Commercial Audit Senior Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Leeds
Reference: R1019653
Contact Name: Michele Edwards
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 14, 2019 09:54

Job Description

Join us and you’ll shape more than just your career. We believe we’re best positioned to make a meaningful impact on the economy. Every day we provide a diverse range of organisations with the kind of business and financial advice it takes to do this. Our ideas and insight empower our clients to make big decisions about the future and unlock sustainable growth. Through our fresh thinking and agile working, we help businesses, communities and our people to flourish.

The team has a wide range of experience across a number of sectors, gained in practice and industry, ensuring that we can constantly adapt to our clients’ requirements. From large corporates to owner managed businesses with exceptional growth potential, we are proud of the client partnerships we have established to date.

Today's global marketplace is constantly changing and evolving but dynamic businesses are agile, adapting to the environment. Auditing and financial reporting remains high on the agenda as the implications of not getting it right can be serious. Robust reporting with independent opinion gives confidence to businesses who are constantly driving for open and transparent growth.



Job Description:

What you’ll be doing:

  • Facilitating and leading business development conversations
  • Managing a portfolio of clients
  • Taking an active role in the management of the audit department
  • Supporting and communicating with the Partner group
  • Providing coaching and training to staff

Who we're looking for:


  • Driven individuals with experience of proactively generating and converting business development opportunities
  • You’ll have experience of managing audits of varying sizes across a range of industries, with an emphasis on complex clients
  • You’ll have a genuine interest in our clients with an ability to confidently discuss business challenges and needs
  • Outstanding technical knowledge with experience of leading valuable discussions with our clients
  • We have an open and collaborative culture and as such, you need the ability to communicate confidently and effectively with colleagues and clients at all levels
  • Experience of taking responsibility for the running of the wider audit department, proactively working with the management team
  • Professional qualification such as ACA, ICAS or ACCA (minimum criteria)
  • Intermediate Excel skills are essential
  • Exposure to Case Ware is desirable


Passionate about supporting, advising and helping businesses achieve their potential, you’ll be someone who wants to make a difference and shape your career and a Vibrant Economy. You’ll have strong technical skills and experience of providing clients with quality services.


You should be commercially focused with the ability to deliver innovative solutions.  You should be focused on self-development as well as having the desire to coach, mentor and develop your colleagues. You must also share our CLEARR values – Collaboration, Leadership, Excellence, Agility, Respect and Responsibility.


We’re looking for people who have a strong connection with and share our core beliefs:

  • Profit with a purpose that leads to a sustainable business
  • We create sustainable value for our clients
  • We are better together
  • Our CLEARR values underpin all we do
  • We never compromise on quality



    Valuing you

    Your personal development plan will help you grow your skills. And you’ll be able to shape your career within your team or by moving across our business or going on secondments in the UK and across our global network of member firms. You’ll also enjoy a competitive salary and a flexible benefits package designed to meet your individual needs.



    Becoming a shared enterprise

    Our unique culture is built around collaboration. Everybody here plays their part. Over the past few years we’ve been making big changes – moving towards becoming a shared enterprise. We share ideas. We share responsibility. We share the rewards. Put simply, we’re better together.