Senior Audit Manager

Posted 12 June by MERJE Ltd Easy Apply

The Client- A leading consulting firm

The role- As a Senior Manager, you’ll be involved in all aspects of delivering audit engagements, from planning through to completion on a broad spectrum of clients. The role will include executive level client interaction and exposure to multiple clients on an annual basis, as well as daily tasks such as:

- Supervising, mentoring, and coaching audit staff
- Managing partner involvement on audits, providing progress reports as required
- Acting as the initial point of contact throughout the year for your clients; manage timetables, anticipate costs, raise fees and agree dates for cash collection
- Regularly and proactively communicating with senior clients on relevant industry matters
- Keeping up to date with the firm’s product and service offerings and identifying the sales opportunities that will help grow the business
- Establishing and maintaining strong internal and external networks within the industry
- Communicating with clients and subject matter experts on technical matters relevant to the audits
- Actively driving the planning of the audit, as well as the actual fieldwork at interim and final, statutory audit and completion work
- Working on tenders and working as part of the relevant independence team
- Being the performance manager for other qualified accountants

Key Requirements-

- ACA, ACCA or CPA qualified (or international equivalent)
- Must demonstrate gravitas and impact to earn trust and respect amongst senior leadership and the team
- Established strong leadership skills and proven ability to provide clear directions and constructive feedback
- IT literacy with good knowledge of Word / Excel / PowerPoint
- Strong communication and inter-personal skills, both verbal and written
- Sound working knowledge of IFRS and UK GAAP. Experience with US GAAP is preferable though not essential
- Significant financial statement audit experience, ideally within professional services
- Extensive external audit experience
- Proven ability to identify and pursue business opportunities whilst maintaining a solution mind-set
- Commitment to building the reputation of the firm through the quality of work, knowledge and experience relevant to the industry

Reference: 33070246

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