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Audit Managers - National Markets, Milton Keynes

Date: Jun 21, 2019

Location: Milton Keynes, United Kingdom

Company: KPMG UK

AutoReq ID144845BR
Job TitleAudit Managers - National Markets, Milton Keynes
CountryUnited Kingdom
LocationMilton Keynes
Service LineAudit
Service Line InformationAt KPMG, our vision is to be the clear choice on the future of Audit. In today’s complex and ever-changing business world, we recognise that we need to be one step ahead for our clients - rather than reacting to emerging trends we need to anticipate them by harnessing technology. Our people are integral to this, bringing their natural curiosity, diversity of ideas and perspectives to help deliver client excellence.

KPMG OverviewKPMG is part of a global network of firms that offers Audit, Tax & Pensions, Consulting, Deal Advisory and Technology services. Through the talent of over 16,000 colleagues, we bring our creativity and insight to our clients’ most critical challenges.
With offices across the UK, we work with everyone from small start-ups and individuals to major multinationals, in virtually every industry imaginable. Our work is often complex, yet our vision is simple: to be the clear choice for our clients, for our people and for the communities we work in.

Job Description
We are looking for Audit Managers with proven experience in audit delivering to a variety of audit engagements in the corporate sector. Working with your portfolio of audit engagements you will operate cross functionally with colleagues across all of KPMG's service offerings across the region.


- Establishing and building audit engagement relationships
- Assisting with targeting activities as part of KPMG's growth agenda
- Planning and project managing a portfolio of audit engagements
- Budgeting and monitoring the financial performance of an audit department, focusing on optimising profitability
- Leading, inspiring and motivating an audit department, reporting to the audit partner group
- Report writing and reviewing for Audit Committees and management reviews
- Driving new ways to differentiate KPMG - how can we bring new and innovative ideas to our audit engagements?
- Mentoring and coaching junior staff

Qualifications and Skills required:

- CA or ACA qualification
- Strong IT literacy, including Excel, PowerPoint and Word
- Significant and recent experience as a Manager in a big 4 environment working in an external audit capacity
- Significant exposure working with IFRS and US GAAP
- Significant practical external audit experience with a mixed portfolio of corporate audit engagements
- Strong technical skills Accountability and decision making ability
- Willingness to take on additional responsibility and opportunities and a commitment to personal development
- Leadership skills and ability to act as a role model
- Excellent communication skills, both written and spoken

Opening Date: 10th June 2019
Closing Date: 8th July 2019
Salary Range: Competitive plus negotiable bonus and benefits

Our Deal

Flexible Working

Our employees have many varied work schedules to suit their individual needs!

Our intelligent working options range from role sharing and flexible start and finish times, to home working and more informal arrangements agreed within teams.

Check out examples of KPMG employees enjoying different working patterns on our website and please do share your own individual requirements with us.

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