Accounts & Audit Partner

Accounts & Audit Partner

Highly Competitive Package

This is an excellent opportunity to join a growing and leading local practice based in Lancaster who are looking for an Audit & Accounts Director / Partner.

Supporting the Partners, as an Audit & Accounts Partner will be responsible for the following;

Taking on responsibility for a significant portfolio of large, technically complex SMEs, OMBs and Listed Clients from a range of industry sectors
Manage the end to end audit process, including budgets and timescales
Responsible for day-to-day staff planning, ensuring the right level of technically qualified staff are booked on to client work for the appropriate amount of time
Carry out review work on accounts and other assignments prepared by Managers and team members
Assisting the managers with providing feedback to team members as well as assistance with conducting appraisals
Manage certain corporate clients which fall outside the audit threshold, including those with more complex issues and requiring higher levels of ad-hoc work, i.e. cash flow forecasting, management accounts production
Close liaison with the internal tax department and the ability to deal with tax computations and corporation tax issues
Assist partners & directors in ad hoc project work including corporate finance assignments (due diligence, AIM listings, MBOs, raising finance etc.)
Business development activities and winning work by proactively managing existing clients and targeting new audit and non-audit clients. Involvement in formal and informal pitching procedures

The local Lancaster office is commutable from areas all across the North West and Lancashire region; such as Kendal, Preston, Blackpool, Blackburn, Penrith etc.

ACA/ CA/ ACCA qualified
Responsible Individual RI Status is an advantage
Up-to-date technical knowledge (UK GAAP, IFRS’s, ISAs, Companies Act legislation).

For further information on this role please contact Richard Clark at Clark Wood - richard@clark-wood.co.uk / 01173 291052