Audit Manager - Corporate Services

  • Job Reference: 1113
  • Date Posted: 25 January 2024
  • Recruiter: ProTalent Limited
  • Location: Bury St Edmunds
  • Salary: £45,000 to £58,000
  • Sector: Audit
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Contact: Haidee Tucker

Job Description

Audit Manager - Corporate Services

Bury St Edmunds

ProTalent are working with a fantastic accountancy practice with a highly regarded audit team based in Bury St Edmunds to recruit a dynamic and experienced Audit Manager to join its Corporate Services team. The successful candidate will manage a team of auditors while also being responsible for a varied portfolio of clients, ranging from small to large groups. This is a full-time position with flexible working arrangements available.

Responsibilities:

- Day to day management of the Bury St Edmunds Corporate Services Group
- Reviewing assignments and working papers, providing constructive feedback to team members
- Managing a varied portfolio of clients, communicating engagement progress, problems, financial information and other business concerns
- Participating in networking and building client relationships
- Achieving engagement profitability - billings and collections
- Supporting partners with business development activities and client tender processes
- Supporting team members and clients across multiple offices

Essential Skills:

- Proven background in Audit within a UK practice and front line client contact
- Qualified to ICAEW/ACCA or by experience
- Working knowledge of corporation tax and accounts preparation under UK GAAP
- Experience of CCH accounts software or other similar software packages
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
- Ability to work well in a team environment
- Self-motivated, hard working, flexible and willing to undertake some travel
- Full UK driving licence and access to own transport

Desirable Skills:

- Sector specialist experience in IFRS and Charity SORP accounting/auditing
- Financial modelling/advanced excel training
- Prior involvement in staff recruitment and induction
- Previous experience of making presentations on technical matters
- Focus on personal development and the development of others
- Prior experience in tender processes/presentations, business development work and networking

Benefits:

- Competitive salary
- Private medical insurance
- Pension scheme
- Life assurance
- 25 days holiday (plus bank holidays)
- Agile working policy with the option for some remote working
- Flexible working hours
- Opportunity for career progression
- A dynamic and fast-paced work environment
- Exposure to a diverse client portfolio
- Regular training and development opportunities
- A supportive and collaborative team culture

This is an excellent opportunity to join a well-established and highly regarded team, working with a diverse client portfolio. If you have a passion for Audit, excellent communication skills, and thrive in a dynamic and fast-paced environment, please apply with your CV or contact Haidee