Audit and Accounts Manager

60000 - 75000
Public Practice: Audit & Tax
A growing Top 40 Accountancy Firm is looking for an experienced Audit Manager to join as a key part of the management team of London Audit. Paying a salary of £60,000 - £75,000 depending upon experience.

The Firm has a varied international client base, has 24 Partners adn values teamwork across it's 240 staff members. The Firm prides itself on being friendly, approachable and aim to give thier clients practical options, and always make complex issues easy to understand. The secret to their success is a commitment to deliver only the best for their clients and to exceed their expectations from initial contact and throughout the relationship.

The Audit Manager will be responsible for managing a portfolio of audit and accountancy clients, working closely with Audit and Business Advisory partners primarily in London. You will contribute to client service delivery, training and liaising with other departments, and participate in business development and winning new work.

The Audit Manager's key responsibilities include:
  • Planning, supervision and review of audit and accounts clients. This includes working closely with partners and taking responsibility for each assignment from planning to completion.
  • Assisting the London Audit Team with technical accounting and auditing issues
  • Actively training staff and contributing to their development. This may involve presenting to staff or being involved in the development of internal courses
  • Billing and monitoring actual costs against budgets and reporting to partners on variances, and drafting bills for review by partners.
  • Liaising with the Corporate Business Tax department in relation to the preparation and review of corporation tax computations.
To be successful as an Audit Manager you will ideally
  • Be ACA or ACCA qualified
  • Have at least 4 years' post qualification experience and experience as a Manager within Practice
  • Used to dealing with the audit and preparation of accounts of individual and group entities of all sizes with turnovers up to £100 million. 
  • Experience of pension schemes, LLPs, FCA & charities is desirable but not essential.
  • Strong technical knowledge of UK accounting and auditing standards (knowledge of FRS 102 required, knowledge of IFRS desirable)
  • Have used computer packages such as CCH Accounts Production, CCH ProAudit, Alphatax, MS Office, Sage 50, Quickbooks, Xero.
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Kelly Hunt

Recruitment Manager

+44(0)1371 832 922