Mazars UK

Audit Quality Support Manager - Public Sector

Mazars UK
Birmingham, Bristol, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Leeds, Leicester, London, London South (Sutton),
Competitive salary and benefits
23 Feb 2024
23 Mar 2024
Approved employers
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Contract type
Full time
Experience level

Birmingham, Bristol, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Leeds, Leicester, London, London South (Sutton), Manchester, Milton Keynes, Newcastle, Nottingham, Poole

At Mazars you will feel a real sense of purpose, helping to create a fair and prosperous world, working in a culture that encourages you to be your true self at work with a focus on flexibility, balance and wellbeing.

You will also have the chance to drive change, deliver impact  and the chance to define and influence the way your role and team works.

About the team

Audit Quality is at the heart of our purpose, and our aim is to transform audit culture at Mazars to embed values-led behaviours which drive quality, without compromise across all aspects of our work.

“I recently joined Mazars and I'm genuinely excited with the opportunity to build something new, drive change and really make a difference. The firm has an amazing culture of openness where all ideas count. We are on a journey to achieve sustainable growth without compromising quality and we welcome fresh ideas to improve and to further integrate as a firm and as a network. We take a collaborative approach and are genuinely committed to giving people opportunities.” Christos Vernardos - Partner 

About the role 

  • Managing our approach to Engagement Quality Control Review and hot review teams, undertaking reviews and providing live feedback to audit teams
  • Supporting our audit teams through regulatory file inspections
  • Actively supporting and contributing to relevant technical groups including NAO technical networks and a range of panels and boards
  • Developing and delivering training for public sector auditors
  • Responding to audit approach queries from auditors and providing ad hoc support for audit teams on complex issues
  • Drafting responses to consultations on public sector audit matters
  • Supporting the PS AQST director in delivering VFM consistency panels, reviews and challenge to audit teams and engagement leads

What are we looking for?

  • Experience in Audit Quality or Audit Experience with a passion to develop in this area
  • Good knowledge of the NAO Code of Audit Practice and how this is applied in local government and NHS sectors in England
  • Good understanding of underlying International Standards on Auditing (UK)
  • Ability to build effective relationships with a wide range of internal and external stakeholders
  • A keen interest in developing our business and our people and contributing to our continuing growth in the public sector
  • Relevant accounting qualification CPFA, ACA, ACCA, CA (or equivalent)

About Mazars

Mazars is a leading international professional services firm delivering exceptional quality in audit, accounting, tax, financial advisory, outsourcing and consulting. 

We are one diverse, multicultural, multi-generational team with a huge sense of connection and belonging. This is a place where you can take ownership of your career, get involved, believe in yourself and put your ideas into action.  

At Mazars, we celebrate individuality and thrive on teamwork. We give people the freedom to make a personal contribution to our shared purpose. We support one another to deliver quality, create change and make an impact so that everyone can reach their full potential.  

Being inclusive is core to our culture at Mazars; we want to ensure everyone, whether in the recruitment process or beyond is fully supported to be their unique self. To read more about our approach click here 

Our aim is to make the recruitment process as accessible and inclusive as possible - please contact us to discuss any changes you may require so we can work with you to support you throughout your application.

Please click on the Apply Now link to submit your application.

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

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