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Accounts & Audit Manager

  • Location

    Banbury

  • Sector:

    Audit and Business Services, Accounts & Audit

  • Contract Type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £60,000 to £65,000

  • Contact:

    Will Langdon

  • Contact email:

    will@clark-wood.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    07920 557121

  • Job ref:

    WL-17892

  • Published:

    24 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2024-10-31

  • Consultant:

    Will Langdon

​Accounts & Audit Manager - Banbury

We are seeking a motivated Accounts & Audit Manager to join our dynamic team in Banbury. This role offers a unique opportunity to oversee both accounts preparation and audit engagements, contributing to the growth and success of our firm.

Key Responsibilities:

Manage a diverse portfolio of clients, overseeing accounts preparation and audit engagements from planning through to completion.

Lead and mentor audit teams, ensuring high-quality delivery and adherence to deadlines and regulatory requirements.

Review financial statements, audit files, and other relevant documentation prepared by team members, providing guidance and feedback as necessary.

Act as a key advisor to clients, offering insights on financial performance, business planning, and regulatory compliance.

Foster strong client relationships, serving as the main point of contact and identifying opportunities for additional services.

Collaborate with partners and senior management on strategic initiatives, including business development and practice growth.

Stay abreast of industry trends, accounting standards, and regulatory changes to enhance service delivery and client satisfaction.

Contribute to the training and development of junior staff, promoting a culture of continuous learning and professional development within the team.

Critical Skills Required:

Proven experience in managing accounts preparation and audit engagements within a reputable accounting firm.

Strong technical knowledge of auditing standards, financial reporting, and accounting principles.

Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build rapport and credibility with clients and colleagues.

Effective leadership abilities, with a proactive approach to problem-solving and decision-making.

Ability to manage multiple priorities and deadlines, ensuring efficient workflow and client service.

Critical Knowledge Required:

Comprehensive understanding of accounts preparation, audit procedures, and financial statement analysis.

Familiarity with relevant accounting software and Microsoft Office applications (Excel, Word, Outlook).

Qualifications Required:

ACA or ACCA qualification (or equivalent), with a solid track record in audit and accounts preparation.

If you would like to discuss this role further, please feel free to contact Will Langdon at Clark Wood; 07920 557121 / will@clark-wood.co.uk

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