Audit & Accounts Manager

65000 - 75000
Public Practice: Audit & Tax
Want to work for a firm with a people-centric culture and the ability to tailor your role to your aspirations?
A very reputable Top 70 Practice in London are looking for an Audit & Accounts Manager to join them. Their people are their greatest asset and if you want to work in an environment that has a culture of openness, flexibility, and mutual trust – rest assured, this is the job for you!

The firm can allow you to develop and shape your career into where you want to see yourself succeed. Portfolio splits can range and are tailored to meet the desired pathway of their manager+ group. The mix can range from all audits to all accounts or a balance of the two work areas.

What you will do as an Audit & Accounts Manager:
  • Work directly with Directors and Partners to oversee a portfolio of audit and/or non-audit clients (non-audit services include but are not limited to review and delivery of accounts prep work, corporation tax support, advisory services, and ad hoc technical advice).
  • Maintain comprehensive technical knowledge and awareness of emerging issues across the audit and accounting field.
  • Provide high level technical guidance on audit, accounts, and tax matters internally and externally.
  • Proactively mentor juniors in the department including post qualified staff.
  • Client management and commercial awareness – agree fees with partners and clients, understanding the basis of our time costs and the value the client perceives in the work undertaken, tracking, and improving recoveries, raising bills, and following up on outstanding debt.
  • Gain an understanding of the clients from a commercial perspective and understand where they are in their journey, where they want to be and how you can help them achieve the best outcome.
  • Consider and maximise opportunities for winning new work.
  • Assess tax treatments to ensure tax efficiency and supervise the process of filing tax returns.
  • Organise and actively participate in audit department meetings to discuss topical issues including forecasting staffing requirements and job allocations.
  • Complete and update client due diligence forms as and when required with a working understanding of independence requirements and other professional standards.  

What you will need as an Audit & Accounts Manager:
  • ACA/ACCA/CA Qualified
  • People management/supervisory experience.

What you will get in return as an Audit & Accounts Manager:
  • Opportunity to fulfil your potential and to be the very best you can be.
  • Fantastic culture fuelled by team spirit, dynamic, supportive, and a stimulating working environment promoting collaboration and camaraderie.
  • Regular team and firm-wide social events meaning colleagues quickly become friends.
  • Hybrid working with Flexitime and core hours of between 10am – 4pm
  • Life assurance
  • Health cash plan
  • Full health & wellbeing support
  • Benefits portal with access to discounted gym membership
  • And more!!

Want to be a part of this outstanding culture? Apply now or get in touch to find out more!!

Rutherford Briant is passionate about equity, diversity, and inclusion. We seek individuals from the widest talent pool and encourage underrepresented talent to apply to vacancies with us. We are committed to recruitment processes that are fair for all, regardless of background and personal characteristics.
Phoebe Walden

Senior Recruitment Consultant

+44 (0)1371 832 922