Audit Assistant Manager - Fast track to Manager available
FPSG are working in close partnership with a highly regarded Accounting & Consultancy firm that sits within the Top 10 nationally. Due to a number of major client wins an Audit Assistant Manager opportunity has opened up in their Glasgow team, working out of their modern central Glasgow premises.
Perhaps you currently work for a smaller practice and crave exposure to bigger clients and better opportunities to progress. Or perhaps you work within the Big 4 and are looking for something that provides a broader experience base whilst also improving your work life balance. Whatever your reasons, this is a fantastic opportunity for you to move your career to the next level.
Pre-audit scoping and preparation, identifying audit risks and performing preliminary evaluation of client's internal control structure to identify weaknesses and areas for management consideration and improvement
Carry out audit planning procedures including the design of audit tests
Complete audit files
Review client-prepared financial statement and other management reports
Responsible for on-site management and supervision of junior team members, providing on-the job coaching to support their on-going development
Maintain good client relationships
Act as an ambassador of the firm, building relationships and promoting the firm at every opportunity to facilitate new business opportunities
This position would be excellent for candidates with the following background/experience:
Recognised professional qualification (CA, ACCA…etc)
Understands the role and function of audit for a large range of different entities and has a good understanding of audit techniques including planning, interviewing, documentation, testing, and conclusions and reporting
Possesses a strong technical knowledge and understanding of current accounting and audit regulations and issues
Has proven client handling experience and the ability to supervise and motivate more junior members of staff
Has excellent communication, skills and is able to display initiative and good problem solving ability
Highly PC literate with excellent knowledge of Windows software and accounting systems
In return, our client is offering a highly competitive package which includes a generous holiday allowance & professional development support.
FPSG is committed to equal opportunities regardless of gender, race, disability, sexual orientation, religion or belief and age.