Levitate Recruitment are currently recruiting on behalf of a large international Accountancy Practice in the Channel Islands who are looking for an Audit Director. The Guernsey office are currently seeking an Audit Director to oversee a new Audit team.
- Responsible for managing a large client portfolio ensuring that the right resources are applied and service levels are delivered.
- You will be expected to support the Partners in the development of new business relationships through regular networking and attending events and by the delivery of high quality audits.
- You will be expected to actively engage with senior client staff in order to gain a good understanding of their business and ensure the efficient execution of the audit.
- You will be responsible for overseeing the completion audits from the planning stage to the final client meeting and will report directly to the Senior Manager and Partner.
- You will be responsible for managing the audit team this will involve allocating work to team members and ensuring the team complete audits in a timely manner and within budget. You will also be expected to take an active role in coaching, motivating and developing junior team members.
- Preparing / reviewing year end statutory accounts.
- Assist with business development; this will include researching and preparing innovative proposals for new work and preparing presentations to prospective clients.
- ACA/ACCA Qualified with RI status.
- Minimum of 10 years of Audit experience with a leading Accountancy Practice.
- Have experience in developing and maintaining productive working relationships with client personnel.
- Have experience in managing more junior staff.
- With this role comes the pre-requisite that the candidate is motivated, committed and flexible with the ability to meet deadlines. A natural team player is essential, with a positive and enthusiastic attitude.
- Offshore Audit Experience is advantageous.
This is just one of a number of opportunities we are recruiting for across the UK and Overseas. Levitate Recruitment are the leading Accountancy Practice and Insolvency Recruitment Specialist.
If you are interested in having a confidential conversation about your career options regarding live or future opportunities, contact Scott Lowes at the Levitate Offices.