Assistant Manager - Public Sector

Job Title: Assistant Manager - Public Sector
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Salary: £45000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 3315772_1526545196
Contact Name: Euan Begbie
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 17, 2018 09:19

Job Description

Audit, Assistant Manager, Public Sector, Nottingham, £45,000 - £48,000p/a

Hays Senior Finance are partnering with a leading Accountancy Practice to recruit a number of Assistant Manager level roles to be based at their modern offices in Nottingham City Centre. These positions have been created to support a period of significant growth and a very large transformation programme within their Public Sector division. This is an exciting time join and there is a genuine career path through to Partner on offer.

  • Assisting and advising the audit team on the formulation of audit strategy and planning.
  • Providing on the job training to assistants and seniors.
  • Managing and controlling audit assignments from planning through to finalisation of reports in line with agreed timescales.
  • Controlling time spent and monitoring actual time with the budget.
  • Considering the needs and skills of those under supervision organising tasks and responsibilities.
  • Reviewing the work of seniors and providing informal feedback throughout the fieldwork stage.
  • Acting as a point of contact for engagement leads and clients, ensuring both are kept fully informed of any issues arising and the progress of the audit.
  • Building strong working relationships with the client, ensuring any problems or requests are dealt with promptly.

Person Specification

  • Qualified accountant - CIPFA, ACA, ACCA, CA (or equivalent) with some post qualification experience
  • Experience of managing the delivery of external audit to public sector bodies
  • Essential experience should include local government and NHS

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