Head of Audit

Yorkshire and the Humber
50000.00 - 60000.00 GBP Annual + GBP50000 - GBP60000/annum
08 Mar 2017
22 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Head of Audit - GBP50,000 - GBP60,000

The Role

Barber McLelland are currently working with a leading accountancy practice in South Yorkshire. The firm who have developed an enviable reputation across the region are seeking an experienced senior audit specialist for the position of Head of Audit.

The business has an excellent client base working across a range of sectors which includes a number of the region's most prestigious companies. The client portfolio will consist of growing OMB's, leading SME's and a number of larger corporate entities up to GBP60 Million turnover.

Duties and Responsibilities

Supporting a highly successful Partnership team, the role of Head of Audit will be responsible for:

Full responsibility for client portfolio of growing OMB's, leading SME's and Large corporate entities
Planning, supervision and review of audit and accounts cases
Managing staff including managing any issues along with assisting staff with technical accounting and auditing problems
Assist in the generation of new business for the audit function
Liaising with other departments within the business, including participating in group and firm wide activities
Oversee planning and finalisation client meetings

Skills and Qualities

The successful applicant will be ACA/ACCA qualified with significant post qualification experience. Individuals must have strong technical knowledge of accounting and auditing, along with previous management experience within a similar sized firm.

The successful individual will become part of the firm senior management team and will play a pivotal role in the long term direction and success of the practice as well as continuing to develop the high quality provision of accountancy services to both existing and new clients.

Barber McLelland are a dedicated and niche recruitment consultancy service for the Accountancy Profession. Our area of expertise covers recruitment from part qualified accountants through to Partners and Directors within Big 4, National Accountancy Firms, through to Independent Accountants and Specialist Boutiques across the Yorkshire and East Midlands Region.

For more information about this role or for additional information on how we can assist you in securing your next career move, please contact Barber McLelland on (Apply online only)