Senior Manager, Accounting Consultation, Banking - Audit

Competitive salary & extensive benefits
25 Jan 2021
24 Feb 2021
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Manager, Accounting Consultation, Banking - Audit

  • London
  • Competitive salary & extensive benefits

KPMG in the UK is part of a global network of firms. Our 16,000 people, based in any one of our 24 UK offices, use their expertise and talents to build businesses and support growth.

Audit is the largest of our UK practices. Some of the world's biggest companies rely on us to provide independent insight, challenge and expertise, so the work we undertake affects investment decisions, inspires confidence in public sector expenditure and supports our economic growth. Today, more than ever in disruptive times, audit is a function needed by society, and in the future, so we can capitalise, and grow. As part of the Audit team, you'll be helping to build the confidence and trust that business and society need to thrive.

The Accounting Consultation team provides in-depth technical accounting knowledge to the audited entities in KPMG’s Banking Audit practice. The team brings technical knowledge with practical insights and experience in the banking sector to advise our audit teams on their most complex and judgmental technical accounting and reporting issues.

Our team creates added value through seamless integration into investment and retail banking audit teams to assist and deliver on the most technical accounting aspects of their audits.

In our Audit team we’ll make sure you stretch your skills across diverse engagements and broad opportunities.

What you’ll be doing

  • Direct interaction with clients on our biggest clients and/or areas that attract significant accounting risk
  • Develop internal and external training on accounting and financial reporting matters
  • Advise on a wide range of accounting and reporting areas, with focus on financial instruments for our retail and investment banking clients
  • Responsible for delivering technical accounting solutions to maintain industry leading audit quality to a range of complex audited entities including global investment banks, mid-tier building societies and smaller private banks. 

What we’re looking for

  • Professional qualification: ACA, ACCA or CPA Provision of sound practical GAAP compliant accounting solutions
  • Strong project management skills
  • Ability to motivate a team and lead
  • Strong technical knowledge of accounting standards

Support from day one. We expect a lot from you, but you can expect as much in return. From Intelligent Working and Employee Networks to great rewards and benefits, we’ll have regular, honest conversations about your career.

As part of a high performing team you will be offered extensive professional development and support. You will be allocated a senior member of staff to assist with your career development and performance management to help you in meeting your professional goals.

Diverse perspectives. Diverse challenges demand wide-reaching perspectives. That’s one of the reasons why we’re so passionate about attracting, developing and retaining the best talent from all backgrounds. We’re proud of the value we place on individuality and we’ll empower you to bring your full self to work; to help maximise your true potential.

Applying with a Disability. KPMG are proud to be an inclusive, equal opportunity employer and we seek to attract and retain the best people from the widest possible talent pool. Should you be successful after the initial application stage, please discuss any reasonable adjustments that you may require, with your recruitment contact.

What to do next

Live our values and embrace our quality-first culture, and we’ll give you what you need to take your career from success to success. Start your journey by clicking 'Apply' today.

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