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Audit Assistant Manager - Top 10 UK Accountancy Firm - Edinburgh

£Competitive Salary (DOE) + Benefits - Audit & Risk
Ref: 5140 Date Posted: Monday 26 Oct 2020
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Audit Assistant Manager
£Competitive Salary (DOE) + Benefits

Lusona Consultancy has an excellent opportunity for an Audit Assistant Manager to join a National Firm of Chartered Accountants in their Edinburgh office.

Reporting to the Audit Manager and Audit Partner you will work across a wide range of clients (turnover up to £100 million) to provide the highest standard of audit services. The firm has a diverse portfolio, including owner managed businesses, public interest entities and not for profit organisations.

You will be responsible for audit planning, budgeting, resourcing, client visits and meetings. As such, you will produce the work programme and allocate tasks accordingly to your audit team. Most importantly, you will draft and monitor the budget for each engagement to deliver results in a timely and accurate manner. You may also have to prepare draft statutory financial statements based on client information.
Additionally, you will provide on-going support and on-the job training for to audit assistants and seniors. You will do this by reviewing their work and clearing all manager and partner review points accordingly.

On the client side, you will act as a key point of contact where you will need to communicate clearly the progress of the engagement or flag up any issues/risks you foresee. Therefore, you will need to be able to create and nurture strong relationships with your clients.

If you are a qualified CA/ACCA with previous experience of managing an audit team at Assistant Manager level, this is an excellent opportunity to continue to grow within a national firm. If this role is of interest, please email your CV to Eva O’Connor at or click on Apply. For additional information please contact Eva on 07534 967 417 for a confidential chat.