Manager/Senior Manager Professional Practice Audit - London

Ref: 935 Date Posted: Monday 28 Nov 2022
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A leading national audit, tax, advisory and risk firm with global reach and local expertise. This company prides itself on looking after their people, whether you’re working in corporate tax, statutory audit or you’re a marketing or HR specialist, they invest in their people to help them be the best they can be.

They are looking for motivated individual to strengthen their Professional Practice Audit team in the new London office. Working with a diverse client base, you’ll play a crucial role in the objectives of the team with strong opportunities for progression. This is an exciting time to join their growing team!


  • To perform audits from planning, fieldwork and completion within agreed budget for the assignment, taking on responsibility for ownership and completion of each audit assignment.
  • Acts as client relationship manager on a portfolio of clients and builds effective relationships with key contacts at clients.
  • Manage on-site teams and assist in the supervision and development of more junior staff, providing training where appropriate and ensuring work is appropriately allocated according to the team members abilities and development complete job review forms for all junior staff on the same assignment.
  • To research technical issues that arise and provide potential solutions for review partners / directors.
  • To adhere to deadlines, including prompt notification to the partner where problems are likely to arise or as they arise on each assignment.
  • Manage work in progress and billing on client assignments.
  • Preparation and presentation of reports to senior management and Audit Committees/Boards.
  • Undertake additional duties as reasonably required.

Technical skills, experience and knowledge:

  • Qualified ACA, ACCA, ICAS or equivalent.
  • Ensures adequate CPD is undertaken in relevant disciplines/client sectors.
  • Strong technical knowledge of auditing and accounting standards.
  • Able to provide practical, proactive business advice for clients, while referring more significant or challenging control issues to the partner.
  • Experience in working with complex groups, reporting structures and liaising with component auditors is highly desirable.
  • Experience in working with professional service firms, with a knowledge of Solicitor’ Accounts Rules being useful, although not essential.