KRA Chartered Certified Accountants

Senior Auditor/ Audit Manager/ Audit Partner

Halifax, West Yorkshire (GB)
12 Sep 2023
12 Oct 2023
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Job role
Accountant, Audit
Contract type
Full time

About KRA Accountants:

At KRA Accountants, we pride ourselves on delivering excellence in accounting services to our esteemed clients. As part of our expansion goals, we're seeking an experienced and highly motivated individual to spearhead the creation and development of a new audit department.

Position Overview:

The Audit Partner Designate will play a foundational role in establishing, leading, and growing our new audit department. This is a unique opportunity for a seasoned professional with a track record of excellence in audit, to shape and guide the strategic direction of the audit function within our firm.

Key Responsibilities:

  1. Strategic Development: Design and implement a strategic plan for the new audit department, ensuring alignment with the company’s overall goals and objectives.

  2. Team Leadership: Hire, train, and mentor a high-performing audit team, fostering a culture of excellence, continuous learning, and integrity.

  3. Client Management: Build and maintain relationships with clients, ensuring their needs are met with impeccable service. Anticipate and address potential challenges, and provide strategic audit-related insights.

  4. Operational Oversight: Ensure the efficient execution of audit assignments, compliance with relevant regulations, and the maintenance of the highest professional standards.

  5. Business Development: Work collaboratively with other departments and partners to identify and act on new business opportunities, ensuring the sustainable growth of the audit function.

  6. Continuous Improvement: Stay updated on industry trends, regulatory changes, and best practices to ensure the audit department remains at the forefront of excellence.


  1. Recognised audit qualification and RI (Responsible Individual) status.

  2. Substantial UK-based audit experience, preferably in a leadership or senior role.

  3. Proven track record of establishing or growing an audit department will be a distinct advantage.

  4. Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills.

  5. Strong analytical, problem-solving, and organizational skills.

  6. A commitment to continuous professional development.

What We Offer:

  • A unique opportunity to shape and lead a critical function within KRA Accountants.
  • Competitive compensation package.
  • Collaborative and supportive work environment.
  • Opportunity for professional growth and leadership within the firm.

To apply, please submit your CV and cover letter detailing your relevant experience and explaining why you are the best fit for this pivotal role.

KRA Accountants is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity in its workforce.


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