Financial Services Audit Senior Manager

England, London, City of London
£68000 - £70000 per annum
11 Sep 2017
11 Oct 2017
Colin Hawkins
Job Role
Qualification Level
Fully qualified, Newly qualified
Professional Membership
Contract Type

This top 10 accounting firm is looking for an Audit Senior Manager for their Financial Services team in London.

Client Details

This top 10 accounting firm is looking for an Audit Senior Manager for their Financial Services team in London. This team works with Investment Management, Insurance and Banking clients.


To ensure that all work allocated is carried out profitably and on a timely basis in accordance with the firm's professional standards and to the satisfaction of clients and engagement partners. Further, to ensure that all team members are managed and developed to the maximum of their potential and to assist in the development of the office.

Job Description


Prepares and presents proposals for new work.
Liaises with other departments to maximise client satisfaction.
Builds a personal network from which referrals are received.
Is proactive in developing, maintaining and monitoring their network using a structured approach.
Organises and attends office marketing events, is aware of the wide range of services the firm offers and suggests innovative products to address the clients' needs and following up on any contacts made.


Takes responsibility for managing key client portfolio and building and maintaining good working relationships with all colleagues and clients.
Is key contact for the client on day-to-day matters and advises the client when tackling changes to the business.
Takes the lead on dealing with large, technically complex clients with minimal partner input.
Manages a number of audit teams and ensures planned audit work is appropriately completed to satisfy audit objectives.
Ensures key matters arising during the audit which were not identified at the planning stage are properly assessed and dealt with.


Plans and co-ordinates all aspects of audit planning, including considering resourcing requirements for own assignments and the wider department.
Establishes team direction and builds commitment to achievement of team/office objectives.
Leads team communication meetings.

Operations and results

Takes responsibility for controlling the audit in relation to timescales, budgets and risk management procedures.
Is proactive in managing own portfolio.
Consistently achieves deadlines and understands the commercial implications of actions relating to productivity, recoverability, fee income and client service.


You will be a qualified Audit Manager from a Big 4 or top 10 firm who may be looking for a step up to Senior Manager grade.

Alternatively, you will be an existing Audit Senior Manager looking for a new challenge.

Job Offer

£68,000 - £70,000 plus benefits.

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