Audit Manager

03 August 20222022-08-03
West Yorkshire

We are currently working on behalf of a leading accountancy practice in Leeds who currently require an experienced Audit Manager. The firm already have a strong presence in the Yorkshire and have seen considerable growth within their audit client base and department over the past 12 months.

As a Manager within their audit division you will be responsible for overseeing audit engagements through your team, maintaining client relationships, and supporting the partners in developing the business further.

Duties will include:

Managing the audit team this will involve allocating work to team members and ensuring the team complete the audit within time restraints.

Taking an active role in coaching, motivating, and developing junior team members. Clients will vary in size and industry and be a combination of large multi-national corporations, landed estates, entrepreneurs, and smaller family owned companies.

Act as the key contact for client queries and be expected to actively engage with senior client staff to gain a good understanding of their business and ensure the efficient execution of audits.

Working directly with the Partners in the development of new business relationships through networking, attending events and assisting with new business pitches.

The Person.

  • ACA/ACCA qualified with 5-6 years external audit experience within public practice in the United Kingdom.
  • Have experience in managing, supporting, and mentoring junior staff.
  • A proven capability of delivering on technically challenging statutory audits in a range of industry sectors.
  • Possess exceptional client skills and can build and maintain client relationships and have a proactive approach to understanding business issues.
  • An interest in or a proven track record in aiding business development and developing effective marketing strategies.

The firm offer a competitive salary and benefits package and there will be the opportunity to develop to more senior levels as the firm continues to grow.