Kreston Reeves LLP

Audit Technical Manager

Location
London, UK/ Hybrid
Salary
Competitive salary + benefits
Posted
16 Apr 2024
Closes
16 May 2024
Approved employers
Approved employer
Contract type
Permanent
Hours
Full time
Experience level
Manager

We are seeking a skilled and motivated Audit Technical Manager to join our team in London. The Audit Technical Manager will play a crucial role in ensuring the quality and consistency of our audit engagements by providing technical expertise, developing audit methodologies and associated guidance, and delivering training to our audit professionals. The ideal candidate will have a strong technical understanding of the audit standards and experience in delivering audit quality transformation. Experience in delivering training is desirable. 

Kreston Reeves is a leading professional services firm dedicated to providing exceptional audit services to our clients. With a commitment to excellence and integrity, we strive to deliver high-quality audit solutions that meet the ever-evolving needs of our clients and the regulatory landscape. 

Key responsibilities as Audit Technical Manager

  • Develop and maintain a deep understanding of audit standards, regulations, and best practices.
  • Lead the development and implementation of audit methodology and procedures as part of the firm’s quality transformation programme.
  • Provide technical guidance and support to audit teams on complex engagement matters.
  • Conduct training sessions and workshops for audit professionals on key topics.
  • Collaborate with internal stakeholders to identify and address areas for improvement in audit quality and efficiency.
  • Stay current on emerging trends, developments, and regulatory changes in the audit profession.
  • Contribute to the development of guidance materials, technical bulletins, and thought leadership publications.
  • Participate in firm-wide initiatives to enhance audit quality, efficiency, and innovation.
  • Serve as a technical resource and subject matter expert for audit engagements and client inquiries.

What we're looking for

  • ACCA / ACA or equivalent professional qualification.
  • In-depth knowledge of auditing standards, accounting principles under IFRS/FRS 102, and regulatory requirements.
  • Significant experience in audit methodology or technical advisory.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills. Experience in Data Analytics is beneficial.
  • Excellent communication skills, including the ability to articulate technical concepts clearly and concisely.
  • Proven experience in delivering training courses or presentations to diverse audiences.
  • Strong attention to detail and a commitment to quality and accuracy.
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently and collaboratively as part of a team.

What we can offer

  • Financial wellbeing – competitive salary, contributory pension scheme, life assurance, Westfield Health Cash Plan, income protection. Options to increase pension, life assurance and healthcare cash plan (for yourself and/or family)
  • Leave – 25.5 days plus bank holidays, holiday buying (up to 5 days)
  • Mental wellbeing – hybrid working (3 days in the office/2 from home) and flexible working policies, employee assistance programme and counselling
  • Physical wellbeing – we also offer voluntary benefits such as BUPA PMI/Westfield Hospital Treatment insurance, critical illness insurance, BMI health assessment, GymFlex, annual flu jab
  • Recognition – monthly nominations for financial awards based on culture and values
  • Development – we offer continuous support and development with clear mapped progression routes across the business, as well as access to internal and external training courses
  • Diversity, inclusion and belonging – we operate several family-friendly policies and take proactive steps to create an inclusive environment
  • ESG – give as you earn, 1 extra day off each year to take up volunteering opportunities. Opportunities to support our commitment to charitable causes
  • Travel – other optional benefits include: cycle to work scheme, travel insurance, interest-free season ticket loan (London only), interest-free car/motorbike loan

About Kreston Reeves

With 200 years of history, we are an award-winning professional services firm with offices in London, Kent and Sussex. We provide a full range of accountancy, business advisory and wealth services, tailored to our clients’ needs.

We guide our clients, colleagues and communities to a brighter future.  We help businesses, not for profit organisations, individuals and families with more than just accountancy, business and wealth advice.

Our dedication to providing a personal service is what sets us apart – we get to know you, understand your goals, support and advise you on your journey to help you realise your ambitions.

We’re proud to be B Corp™ certified, demonstrating our commitment to our environmental, social and governance programme which is central to our purpose and vision.  We actively encourage all our colleagues to give back to their local communities whenever they can.

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

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