Experienced External Audit Managers

Location
UK wide opportunities
Salary
to £58K FTE
Posted
05 Nov 2018
Closes
05 Dec 2018
Ref
2875

Our client is seeking qualified accountants to support their permanent teams across the UK during audit busy-season. This will be a four to six month placement starting at the end of 2018 and continuing until spring 2019.

As a Manager in the Assurance team, you'll have the opportunity to work across a diverse and exciting client base of businesses that include large multinational listed and internationally headquartered; entrepreneurial and family owned; early stage and fast growth  technology, life sciences and cleantech companies; and world leading public, educational and not for profit organisations. 

Essential skills and experience

  • ACA or equivalent qualification
  • Experience of external audit, including experience of management of the audit from planning to supervision and review of the process
  • US GAAP and/or UK GAAP experience
  • A flexible approach and passion for client service
  • Experience of coaching and mentoring more inexperienced members of staff
  • A working knowledge of business development activity

The role will incorporate:

  • A portfolio of external audit clients where you will be responsible for the day to day management, client liaison and technical issues management.
  • Building and maintaining strong relationships with existing clients of the firm, understanding opportunities to assist with their issues.
  • Reporting directly to the Assurance Partner and Director and having a number of direct team members report to you.
  • Responsibility for the coaching and development of the team members reporting directly into you taking responsibility for the career development of others.
  • Assisting with managing the staffing of the job, the financial performance and ensuring that key deadlines are met
  • Business development activities such as building relationships with target clients or involvement in pitch situations

Salary:  Up to £58,000 FTE 
Location: UK wide
Flexibility: 4 or 5 days a week office based, Fixed term contract of 4-6 months
Must be able to start work in November or December 2018
Recruiter contact: Linda Baldwin

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