Audit Associate Director Permanent

A renowned and growing regional Accountancy Practice are recruiting for an Audit Associate Director. The Audit Associate Director will act as the Head of Audit for the practice and will hold ultimate responsibility for all audit file reviews.

This a pathway position to Directorship, which would suit a Senior Audit Manager or existing Associate Director who is keen to capitalise and build upon the strength of this brand in the marketplace. The Audit Associate Director will be joining an established and community spirited team where continued professional development is at the heart of the business.

The Audit Associate Director position would suit an ACA/ ACCA qualified Audit professional with previous Accountancy practice experience. It would be advantageous if you have gained the Audit practising certificate and/ or Audit Qualification (AQ).




Audit Associate Director duties and responsibilities


  • Acting as the Head of Audit for the practice and reporting into the Directors.
  • Responsible for reviewing all audit files and allocating audit work.
  • Managing a portfolio of audit and non-audit clients.
  • Liaising with clients on multiple levels therefore, exceptional communication skills are essential, coupled with advanced IT skills and excellent project management abilities.
  • Planning and carrying out audit fieldwork, statutory reporting, and completion.
  • Working knowledge of UK GAAP (including FRS 101/102) and International Auditing.
  • General accounting compliance work.
  • Preparing financial statements, ensuring they are compliant with relevant accounting standards.
  • Working knowledge of accountancy packages, including Sage, Xero and CCH.
  • Effective fee earner relationship through reliable contact and communication.
  • Job specific resource management, performance, delivery, and reporting.
  • Quality control of output to ensure technical substance and effective communication.
  • Oversee Trainee’s and be instrumental in their on-going development.




We are seeking a meticulous individual with an entrepreneurial flair who enjoys interacting with others and providing a superior Accountancy service. All Audits are conducted locally there extensive travel is not required.


If you are looking for the next role in your Audit career to propel you to the next level, this is it.


Excellent salary and benefits to be discussed.


If this role is not quite right for you but know someone who might be suitable, be sure to make use of our £250 Candidate Referral Scheme.


Bowen Eldridge Recruitment are based in Cardiff and operating as a Finance Recruitment Agency in order to appoint this vacancy on behalf of a client.

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Job Overview

  • Date Posted: Posted 2 weeks ago
  • Expiration date: 30th September 2020
  • Location: Cardiff
  • Job Title: Audit Associate Director
  • Salary: £50000 - £65000
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