Are you passionate about people? Are you ready for a role that will give you a pivotal position in both the Audit Department and the organisation?

Scrutton Bland is a fast moving and innovative regional firm and we are seeking an Audit Manager to join us. We are a leading provider of financial services and pride ourselves on the advice we give to both business and private clients. This exciting opportunity would suit a conscientious and driven individual who will play a key part in the success we share as a team. The role will be based in our Ipswich office.

We have some big plans for 2024, so it really is an exciting time to join us, what are you waiting for?

The Role:

You will play a key role in the management and strategy of our Audit Department, helping to shape the future of our Audit team by supporting its growth and development.  Our ideal candidate will have a can do approach and be confident managing a varied workload and assisting with the development of our team.

Reporting directly to the Partners, and being part of the firm wide Leadership Forum, you will primarily be responsible for managing a portfolio of some of the firm’s largest clients.  You will have a strong focus on client service having led and delivered high quality and complex audits.

You will also have people manager responsibilities and will understand how to get the best out of your team.  The development of others is key; our people are at the heart of everything we do so we are looking for someone Audit Manager who can really maximise their potential with us.

What Will I Do?

  • Be responsible for managing a client portfolio, performing audit file reviews and providing value added commercial observations and practical solutions on any issues arising
  • Building and maintaining strong client relationships, becoming their go-to person by ensuring the consistent delivery of high-quality results
  • Managing multiple assignments at any one time
  • Taking responsibility for the financial management of your client portfolio including the control of WIP, billing and debt management
  • This is the area that we believe that you can bring real value; coach and develop your team members by sharing knowledge and supporting with their ongoing training and development
  • Support the department and wider firm by participating in external networking events
  • Grow your internal and external network to support your own learning and career development

Sounds interesting? Apply now, we look forward to hearing from you…

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