Corporate Audit - Director (Shipping & Transport)

  • £Competive + benefits
  • Londres, Angleterre, Royaume-Uni
  • Plein-temps
  • CDI
  • 04 sept. 17
Are you looking for an exciting opportunity within an ambitious firm? If so, a fantastic opportunity has arisen in our Corporate Audit department. Within this role you will manage a large/complex portfolio of cases and provide clients with practical and efficient advice whilst developing strong working relationships.

Responsibilities

 - Responsible for a portfolio of clients, managing the day to day caseload and resolving client queries without direct supervision from the partners
 - Contribute to the strategic direction of the department and take responsibility for project implementation
 - Knowledge and understanding of all ongoing cases within the department in order to deal professionally with all enquiries
 - Provide support to Senior Managers and Associate Directors to ensure they maximise their teams potential
- Responsible for financial billing targets, reviewing billing targets, utilisation rates, recovery rates, chargeable hours etc.
 - Agree/negotiate clients fees per engagement as appropriate
- Maintain a thorough and up-to-date knowledge of UK GAAP and / or IFRS
 - Provide input for policy setting, as well as implement systems and controls for the department
 - Responsible for junior and senior members of staff, on clients matters regarding, all internal/external communications, including written work to ensure they meet the firms professional standards
 - Plan and manage the allocation of staff within your team maximising overall recovery rates and minimising risk
 - Ensure that all members of the team fully understand their roles and any developments that affect them
 - Deal confidently with confrontational situations and support team members when they face such situations
 - Be involved in the interview process for staff in accordance with the firm’s guidelines
 - Specialise in marketing a particular area(s) of expertise, developing niche markets/ growing and developing the client portfolio
 - Develop internal and external contacts in order to maximise cross selling opportunities, building strong client rapport
 - Take an active involvement in marketing initiatives
 - Produce six monthly reports, confirming business development initiatives / activities

Personal and professional qualities

 Essential:


 - Candidates must be ACA or ACCA qualified (or equivalent)
 - Previous experience operating at director level in a similar role is required
 - Proven experience in client handling
 - Proven Assurance experience in producing high quality audits
 - Excellent knowledge of UK GAAP and IFRS

 Desirable:


 - Assurance experience from a practice background would be a distinct advantage
 - Exposure / working knowledge of PROaudit
 - Assurance experience of Shipping or Transportation clients would be advantageous
 - Experience of analytical review approach desirable
 - Business development experience and interest would be a distinct advantage