International Audit Manager-Coordinator

Location
Epsom, Surrey
Salary
Competitive with benefits after 3 months
Posted
01 Aug 2017
Closes
01 Sep 2017
Industry
Accountancy
Job Function
Audit & Assurance
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

International Audit Manager-Coordinator

Epsom, Surrey

About Praxity

Praxity is the world’s biggest alliance of independent accountancy and consulting firms and its 7th largest accounting association*. A not-for-profit association, Praxity facilitates the sharing of expertise among its participant firms around the world. 

Overview

A new project to develop a common framework for the Alliance to work together on international assignments under the restrictions of the Alliance 

Responsibilities

  • Work closely with members of the Praxity Assurance Task Force
  • Researching what firms currently do on international assignments
  • Selecting the best procedures for the Alliance to use
  • Develop a set of standard forms that can be used on cross border assignments
  • Create a standard summary form that can be used once an international assignment has been completed
  • Develop, promote and monitor the use of Huddle with the Webmaster
  • Assist the Webmaster with integrating the App and the documents available
  • Carry out surveys of the members
  • Prepare guidelines for cross border assignments including
  • How to make cross border referrals
  • How to look after clients cross border
  • protocols for fee setting
  • Promote and showcase cross border activities with the help of the Copywriter; how the work was won, how clients were serviced, the importance of treating the referral no matter how small as a key client
  • Deal with lawyers and implement their suggestions to avoid breaching the IFAC rules
  • Assist with ideas and processes regarding the tender process
  • Assist with ideas and processes regarding referrals and feedback
  • Assisting partners and managers of member firms with queries on cross border assignments and the use of the Praxity resources.  Training where necessary
  • Ask and build a set of peer review forms, PCAOB reports or other regulatory body reports for all firms to access when tendering
  • Assist with redesigning the Tri Annual Assessment questions so as to ask more relevant, more stringent questions without breaching the IFAC rules