Technical Advisory Manager - FS

Recruiter
Marks Sattin (UK) Ltd
Location
London
Salary
£60k.00 - £70k.00 pa + Benefits
Posted
02 Dec 2016
Job Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
This role will sit alongside the firms Financial Services Audit team, so a thorough understanding of FS Audit regulations is essential. It offers the chance to take a step in to a niche and interesting area of Audit with one of the biggest names in the industry. Responsibilities of the role include, but are not limited to:

* Handling queries on form of audit report;
* Approval of modified audit reports and non-standard audit reports including component auditor reporting;
* Review and approval of non-standard engagement letters, including overseas jurisdictions, other assurance and agreed upon procedures;
* Ensuring that the firm's audit registrations with relevant overseas audit regulators are up to date, including registering Responsible Individuals and managers as required;
* Completing annual returns and ad hoc notifications of changes if required; and the maintenance of specific individual agreements for partners and the firm;
* Answering audit methodology queries from audit staff at all levels (email, telephone or in person);
* Ad hoc methodology to related assignments;
* writing and updating guidance material;
* Providing training assistance/support as required for the audit stream.

The successful candidate will have exemplary technical skills regarding auditing standards. The role will be primarily based in London although some visits to other offices may also be required. Wide-ranging practical experience regarding application of ISAs and audit methodology is essential.

Ability to work both independently and collaboratively as part of a small team and able to use own initiative is a given, and the successful applicant will also be ACA Qualified or equivalent. Prior experience as a technical manager would be an advantage, but providing the individual has strong technical skills/knowledge, this is not essential.

If this is something of interest, and your experience fits the bill, please apply below.