Manager, Audit - Pension Funds

Department: Pensions Audit

Location: London

Closing Date: 23 September 2020

Manager, Audit - Pension Funds

Would you like to further your career with a leading national audit, tax and business advisory firm?

We are a well-established and growing firm with a strong reputation for providing a high quality service, with areas of technical expertise in the following areas: Corporate business, not for profit, pension funds, professional practice, and private clients.

We develop people for long-term careers with us, at whatever level they join, with training programmes to encourage expert technical, business and interpersonal skills and coaching in the way we do things.

We are currently looking to recruit an Audit Manager within the London office of our award winning Pension Fund’s team.

We provide a wide range of audit and assurance services to prestigious pension schemes sponsored by companies across various sectors and master trusts, many of whom are household names.

In addition to working on audits, the role will involve working on assurance projects which includes governance and risk reviews and reporting on internal controls under the assurance framework AAF 01/06 and AAF02/07.

This is therefore a great opportunity for anyone that is looking to specialise and grow within the sector, developing their knowledge of pension scheme issues, investments and risk management skills. You will be working alongside experienced partners with a wealth of knowledge, whilst managing a team of auditors below you, within a supportive and approachable environment. Your role will be challenging and varied and you will be encouraged to take on responsibilities and offered excellent opportunities to quickly develop and progress further within the firm.

 For the right individual this is therefore a unique and exciting opportunity to join an expanding team within a well cultured and growing firm.

Responsibilities:

  • Managing and undertaking statutory audits and being involved in all stages of the audit process from planning to completion
  • Show initiative and take responsibility for management of the audit and your team to ensure completion within the agreed budget
  • Act as the principal contact for the client during the on-site fieldwork
  • Manage on-site teams and assist in the supervision and development of your team
  • Be able to work to tight deadlines

 

  • Specialist/technical knowledge
  • Qualified ACA, ICAS or ACCA.
  • A good working knowledge of Excel and Word
  • Strong technical knowledge of auditing and accounting standards
  • Knowledge and experience of pension scheme audits and Pensions SORP is an advantage, although not essential.
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