Senior Manager - Audit & Assurance

  • Location

    Reading, Berkshire

  • Sector:

    Accountant Practice

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £60000 - £70000 per annum + Annual Bonus + Extensive Benefits

  • Job ref:

    JN -062021-2930781_1625520473

  • Published:

    20 days ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Client:

    Michael Page

We are seeking a qualified ACA or ACCA Senior Audit Manager with significant audit exposure gained within a professional practice environment, to manage an exciting portfolio of high profile international clients and lead a team of 4. The office is based in Reading, Berkshire - however this role can be based from anywhere in the UK with occasional travel to the Reading office.

Client Details

Our client is a forward-thinking, entrepreneurial and acquisitive international practice within an increasingly strong brand and an influential market presence. Their growing client base includes numerous globally-recognisable brands in addition to some exciting SME's and ambitious private-equity backed businesses within the UK and the US.


You'll be managing statutory audits for globally-focused companies operating within sectors including Technology, Media and Biotech. The role is ideally suited to a Manager level candidate looking to make a step up into a more senior and challenging role.

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Operating as a key member of the management team, leading a team of 4 in planning, budgeting and scheduling work
  • Managing a portfolio of international high-profile clients
  • Ensuring the audit team manage external audits under UK GAAP and International Auditing Standards
  • Mentoring and training of the audit team
  • Line managing 4 team members, including performance appraisals and providing day-to-day supervision and support


What we're looking for:

  • ACA or ACCA qualified with minimum 3-5 years' post-qualification experience of working in practice (preferably from a top 20 firm)
  • Experience of managing of a portfolio of audit clients (ideally international clients)
  • Currently in an Audit Manager level role or similar
  • Strong systems skills
  • Team management/leadership experience including performance appraisals
  • Capability to motivate others
  • Infuential with a positive, can-do attitude
  • Knowledge of UK GAAP and IFRS (preferred)

Job Offer

Attractive remuneration package including generous basic salary, bonus and a wide range of benefits

Flexibility to work remotely from anywhere in the UK, or a mixture of office and remote working