Internal Audit Assistant Manager - FS Advisory

Recruiter
BDO UK
Location
Baker Street, London
Salary
Competitive salary
Posted
06 Sep 2022
Closes
06 Oct 2022
Ref
R09591
Approved employers
Approved employer
Contract type
Permanent
Hours
Full time
Experience level
Manager

Ideas | People | Trust

We’re BDO. An accountancy and business advisory firm, providing the advice and solutions businesses need to navigate today’s changing world.

Our clients are Britain’s economic engine – ambitious, entrepreneurially-spirited and high‑growth businesses that fuel the economy - and the owners and management teams that lead them.

We’ll broaden your horizons

Our Advisory team provide a wide variety of services that deliver value-led advice and outcomes. They have an in-depth knowledge of business, industry sectors and markets and understand the constantly changing risks and opportunities at the heart of our clients’ affairs. The team work across strategy, operations and improvement as well as at a transactional and defined project level. From technology to risk advisory, they’re experts in following through on top-level instructions and resolving the finer details – all in one straight-forward package. When you join them, you’ll work on some of the world's most exciting financial operations and business deals, building your experience and expertise alongside the brightest minds in the industry.

We’ll help you succeed

Our clients trust us because of the quality of our advice. That quality grows from a thorough understanding of their business, and that understanding comes from working closely with clients and building long-lasting relationships.

You’ll be someone who can work pro-actively, managing your own tasks, but you’ll also be confident collaborating with others, communicating regularly with senior managers, Directors, and BDO’s Partners to enable us to serve our clients effectively. You’ll be encouraged to identify and draw attention to opportunities for enhancing our delivery and providing additional services to our clients.

The Assistant Manager - Financial Service Advisory Internal Audit role involves supporting the planning of engagements and organising the delivery of the work and sometime directly leading more complex assignments. You'll play an important role in developing and maintaining deep client relationships and development members of the BDO team. You'll have the opportunity to further develop specialist sub sector, technical and regulatory knowledge and will also have opportunities to work with and support the wider Financial Services Advisory team and its clients. This role will focus on the asset/wealth management sector. You'll also;

  • Manage internal audit internal control and regulatory assignments for Financial Services clients, including planning, organisation of resources and review
  • Manage and deliver internal audit reviews and regulatory assurance reviews within the Financial Services sector and making value-add recommendations to senior management
  • Support Senior Management to develop and deliver the annual internal audit plan
  • Deliver assignments in the required timeframe as agreed with the client
  • Representing BDO at client meetings and attending senior management and committee meetings

You’ll be someone with:

  • Accountancy or internal audit professional qualifications and/or memberships i.e. ICAEW, CIMA, CIIA, ACCA etc or relevant industry qualification.
  • Internal audit or regulatory assurance experience working in asset/wealth management (preference)
  • Diverse internal audit or advisory assignments experience and understand internal audit methodology and techniques
  • Functional knowledge of the UK regulatory environment with deeper knowledge of asset/wealth management and the risks that they face
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills and ability to present concise information
  • Sound technical knowledge of financial regulated products and / customer facing
  • Strong written / communication skills, ability to influence, lead and engage

We’re in it together

Mutual support and respect is one of BDO’s core values and we’re proud of our distinctive, people-centred culture. From informal success conversations to formal mentoring and coaching, we’ll support you at every stage in your career, whatever your personal and professional needs.

We can provide the best support for our clients and people when we’re working side by side. Our agile working framework helps us stay connected, bringing teams together where and when it counts so they can share ideas and help one another. At BDO, you’ll always have access to the people and resources you need to do your best work.

We know that collaboration is the key to creating value for our clients and satisfying experiences at work, so we’ve invested in state-of-the-art collaboration spaces in our offices. BDO’s people represent a wealth of knowledge and expertise, and we’ll encourage you to build your network, work alongside others, and share your skills and experiences. With a range of multidisciplinary events and dedicated resources, you’ll never stop learning at BDO.

We’re looking forward to the future

At BDO, we help entrepreneurial businesses to succeed, fuelling the UK economy. Our success is powered by our people, which is why we’re always finding new ways to invest in them. Across 17 UK locations, we are 6,500 unique minds coming together to help our clients reach their ambitions.

We’ve got a clear purpose, and we’re confident in our future, because we’re adapting and evolving to build on our strengths, ensuring we continue to find the right combination of global reach, integrity and expertise. We shape the future together with openness and clarity, because we believe in empowering people to think creatively about how we can do things better.

For further information, and to apply, please visit our website via the “Apply” button below.

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