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Audit Manager, Medium Practice, Kilkenny

  • Kilkenny
  • Permanent
  • Practice
  • Reference: 28848-MGR-KKY-BF

Client Profile - Medium Firm

Our Client is a large accountancy firm based in Kilkenny. A progressive firm with an emphasis on quality and delivery of client expectations; they have a substantial portfolio of clients from medium size companies to sole traders covering all industries. Currently in a growth phase the focus of the management team is to further develop and expand their business through acquiring new clients and developing their existing service lines. Over the next 12 months, the focus of the management team is to further develop their business by acquiring new clients and by developing the existing service lines to their clients


The Role: Audit Manager

They are seeking to recruit a commercially focused Audit Manager to strengthen their management team. Reporting at Partner level the role will be focused on managing the relationship between the firm and its key clients. As such the role will be totally focused on providing key clients with high level audit and advisory support. Duties of the role will be divided into the following areas:

Audit & Advisory

  • Managing and Planning audit assignments
  • Providing business and consultancy advice regarding company development
  • Advising clients regarding business and investment matters
  • Provide high level technical advice to key clients
  • Manage billing, collections, and profitability per assignment
  • Manage client work in progress
  • Experience of Practice reviews and preparing files to best practice standards

Staff Management          

  • Motivating and developing staff
  • Take full responsibility for managing and reviewing the work of Seniors

Business Development

  • Identify and market additional service offerings to existing clients
  • Prepare and present business tenders to develop your client portfolio
  • Target new clients by external networking

The role is challenging and will allow the candidate to become involved in providing solid business solutions for individual clients. The existing partners are keen to recruit a candidate who will be part of their senior management team and who can contribute to the development of their firm.

Candidate Profile

  • Candidate should have a number of years’ experience at either manager or assistant manager level in a quality firm.
  • They should have strong commercial skills and be capable of contributing to the growth of their division.
  • They should have a commercial and competitive focus.

Interested in this role?

In the first instance please send your CV to Brian Fowler FCCA, Managing Director at the email address above or phone 01-6797990 for a confidential discussion

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Interested in this position?

To apply, please email your CV to Brian Fowler FCCA, our consultant managing this assignment via the email link below or contact

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