Audit Director

Reference: MG10129

Belfast

£65,000-£70,000 per annum

Finance and Accounting

Company

We are working exclusively with a UK Top 10 accounting practice, based in Belfast City Centre. They are looking for an experienced external audit professional to join their growing business as an Audit Director. Applicants can include experienced Senior Managers ready to take the next step, or experienced Audit Directors with ambitions of Partnership within 18 months.

Responsibilities

  • Directing and driving the success of multiple engagements.
  • Attracting, developing, and retaining top talent.
  • Keeping lines of communication open with staff and clients.
  • Ability to manage within budgetary and time constraints while providing a high-level of client satisfaction
  • Anticipating and addressing client concerns and escalating problems as they arise.
  • Initiating ''cross selling'' business to other practices.
  • Promoting new ideas and business solutions that result in extended services to existing clients
  • Keeping abreast of latest developments as they affect GAAP and the Firm’s standards and policies
  • Developing an understanding of client’s business and becoming a ''functional expert'' in the area.
  • Promoting new ideas and business solutions that result in extended services to existing clients.
  • Work to expand client base and supports business development activities.

Requirements

  • Qualified ACA or equivalent
  • Minimum of ten years recent experience working in an External Audit environment in practice
  • Minimum of four years recent experience working in a managerial role within practice
  • A successful record of attracting, hiring, retaining, and managing an audit team
  • Experience in communicating with client senior management.
  • Technically excellent in audit and accounting
  • Ability to work within budgetary and time constraints while providing a high-level of client satisfaction
  • Practice development experience.
  • A Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or closely related field

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