Audit & Accounts Manager
Competitive Depending on Experience

Audit & Accounts Manager

Ref: 798| Posted: 6th Apr 2021

Audit & Accounts Manager– Taunton, Somerset

We are currently looking for an experienced Audit & Accounts Manager to join an Accountancy Practice based in Taunton, Somerset.

As an Audit & Accounts Manager, you will be:

  • Manage a portfolio of corporate services clients – for whom we provide both audit and non-audit services. Planning, review and completion/reporting of audits – reporting directly to partner whilst on some larger groups may be working alongside one of the senior audit managers
  • Manage a portfolio of Business services clients – for whom we provide non-audit services. Key point of delivery for vast majority of services delivered to these clients
  • Responsible (with appropriate systems training of course) for the management of our own work in progress and billing on the above portfolio(s)
  • Day to day role would involve the coaching/training of individuals but I would expect that in time you would have an appraiser role for some of our team members
  • Support on special projects for both on an ad hoc basis for the above clients
  • Being the key point of contact/relationship manager for these clients
  • Supporting office partners and directors in business development/marketing activities – both direct targeting and networking/developing own profile.
  • The split of audit to non-audit work would be very broadly 50:50


Skills and experience needed for the Audit & Accounts Manager:

  • ACA/ ACCA qualified (or equivalent)
  • Post-qualification experience in audit and a good working knowledge of compliance, regulation and bespoke audit and accounts software
  • Full, clean driving licence, plus unrestricted access to a car (which must be insured to cover business use and the transport of passengers)
  • Professional, articulate and confident in approach
  • Capable of quickly building rapport with clients
  • Corporate tax awareness
  • Previous experience of managing and developing people
  • An ambitious, technically able and strategically-minded team leader

In return for your skills, you will receive a competitive salary depending on your experience and some great company benefits.

If you have the above experience, please submit your CV for the Audit & Accounts Manager role.

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