£46,000 - £51,000
Full time, Permanent
Hamilton Woods Associates have a fantastic opportunity for an Audit Manager to join a leading accountancy and business advisory firm.
As Audit Manager, you will be responsible for dealing with all matters relating to the management of a portfolio of clients. You will also assist Partners in both client work and in the management of the group and the wider firm.
You will build connections across teams and specialist areas to help bring insight to the organisations audited. Taking the lead on the completion of areas of complex or judgemental audit work which includes the identification of issues, analysis of data, articulation of findings and the ability to draw informed conclusions. As Audit Manager you will manage the financial and resource aspects of Audit engagements, demonstrating a commercial approach throughout. Further to this you will:
- Build meaningful relationships that allow you to have insightful conversations and provide visible challenge during the Audit
- Leading multi-location teams, using your team and relationship management skills to ensure the delivery of high-quality audit work - from planning to completion of an Audit, including the review of financial statements, ensuring that it meets regulatory standards
- Leading on internal projects acting as a role model, mentor and coach for junior staff members. Supporting your team's technical and personal development and identifying where they may require further support
You will be a Chartered Accountant / ACA / ACCA / ICAS qualified accountant (or international equivalent) or have equivalent work experience in Audit (including international candidates who technically qualify in their home country by experience). Demonstrable experience of IFRS and/or UK GAAP and international standards on auditing. Strong project management skills and experience managing an audit from planning to completion. Confident in challenging yourself and others to complete high-quality testing and documentation. An ability to establish and nurture positive relationships across all levels - both internally and externally.