Assistant Audit Manager
Taunton
Competitive Depending on Experience

Audit Assistant Manager

Ref: 797| Posted: 2nd Dec 2019

Audit Assistant Manager – Taunton, Somerset

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

As an Audit Assistant Manager, you will be:

  • Leading larger and more complex audit assignments
  • Audit planning, carrying out and completing statutory audits of corporate clients, both on-site and in the office
  • Taking responsibility for managing workloads and meeting deadlines
  • Leading the audit team on-site, ensuring audit procedures are adhered to fully, all hours are correctly recorded and budgets are met
  • Supporting the manager and partner group on ad hoc projects and assignments
  • Supervising and supporting the work of less experienced team members
  • Liaising with client staff, which often includes non-accounts personnel
  • Developing and maintaining strong working relationships with clients
  • Producing work for Manager and/ or Partner review, clearly highlighting technical or client-specific issues and providing possible solutions where required
  • Potential to take on a client portfolio.

Skills and experience needed for the Audit Assistant Manager:

  • ACA/ ACCA qualified (or equivalent)
  • Statutory audit experience, gained in a practice environment and including experience of group audits and preparing consolidated financial statements
  • Ability to run multiple projects across the manager and partner group
  • Committed, accurate, methodical and enquiring approach to work
  • Commercially astute, with keen analytical and problem-solving mind
  • Organised and able to plan time efficiently in order to meet deadlines
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to build rapport quickly with clients
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Professional and discreet in demonstrating client care
  • Experience in using ProAudit and computer based accounts and tax compilation programmes; plus advanced MS Excel, Word and Outlook skills
  • FRS 102, ISAs and IFRS knowledge desirable
  • Full driving license with own car insured for business use.

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 Assistant Manager role.

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