Audit Manager

Jun 10, 2022

Arram Berlyn Gardner (ABG) are multi-award winning Chartered Accountants, Registered Auditors and Tax Advisers located in London EC1 with a special interest in Owner Managers and their businesses. Founded in 1966, we provide a client-focused range of professional services for international companies/groups, growing SMEs, business owners, entrepreneurs and private individuals. 

ABG’s team has specialist Audit and Tax knowledge as well as a wealth of practical experience in a wide range of sectors especially property, tech, travel and entertainment. 

In March 2022, we joined forces with Jeffreys Henry, another award-winning accounting firm based in London and backed by private equity investors, Tenzing. Tenzing’s backing of our combined firms has allowed for considerable investment and growth in the business. 

Requirements 

Core responsibilities 

  • Leading audits and be responsible for a team usually at a clients’ premises. 
  • Taking responsibility for all aspects of file completion (including preparation of the first draft of the Corporation Tax computation) 
  • Liaise with clients regarding accounting queries and listens, questions and clarifies information and instructions. 
  • To prepare an audit file and ensure that all judgements are fully documented and considered, and for the file to be completed to a high standard 
  • To plan audit assignments 
  • To assist in the preparation of statutory accounts from client trial balance, to incomplete records, where necessary. 
  • Ensure that work is performed in a cost effective manner 
  • To assist in the supervision, training and development of trainees and provide clear direction on site for the audit team in the fulfilment of their responsibilities. 
  • To keep up to date with auditing, accounting and general taxation issues. 
  • To resolve technical issues as required 

 Skills & Knowledge 

  • ACA /ACCA Qualified or PQ 
  • Strong audit focus in current role ideally 50%+ 
  • Sound technical knowledge expected 
  • Ability to work under pressure whist retaining accuracy 
  • Excellent IT skills 
  • Prior use of CCH Audit Automation is a benefit 

 Benefits  

  • Uniquely, our people have a direct stake in our success through employee share ownership (to be launched in 2022). 
  • We offer hybrid working + formalised flexible working options. 
  • Generous annual leave depending on the level of the role, plus bank holidays. 
  • Health cash plan – offering cash-back on your day-to-day personal health costs, such as dental, optical, physiotherapy, chiropody, scans, prescriptions and some alternative therapies. 
  • 5% matched contribution Pension, with optional salary sacrifice. 
  • Critical Illness cover – providing a lump sum pay-out in the event of a diagnosis of a specified condition whilst in service. 
  • Death in Service cover – 3x annual salary 
  • Charity Matching – up to £500 per year will be matched for any funds raised by you for a challenge, or through any regular payroll giving you choose to donate. 
  • Long Service Awards – 1x weeks extra pay for each year of service after your 7th anniversary + gifts each 5 milestone years after 10 years’ service. 
  • Client referral bonuses, and commissions are available. 
  • Cycle to Work Scheme 
  • Interest-free Season Ticket Loans 
  • Employee Assistance Provider – a 24/7 free confidential advice, support and counselling service for you, your partner and dependents over 16. 

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