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Audit Manager.

We are recruiting for an Audit Manager in our Stoke on Trent office.

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Job Type

full-time

Location

Stoke on Trent

Are you an Audit Senior looking for your next career step as Audit Manager, or an Audit Manager looking to join a firm that is innovative, forward thinking and offers continued support and career development - this could be your idea next step?

Why Dains

Ranked 31st in the National Accountancy Age ranking by firm size, Dains is the fastest-growing firm within the top 100 accountancy firms in the UK. With over 650 talented individuals across the UK and Ireland, we're a force to be reckoned with. Our core services are Accountancy & Business Services, Audit, Corporate Finance, Forensic Accounting, and Taxation alongside outsourced FD and HR support. Integrated into our DNA are the values of Fairness, Working & Succeeding Together, Integrity and Valued Relationships. This shapes everything we do, creating a vibrant and supportive work culture.

What We Offer

At Dains, our employees are our greatest asset. We're committed to providing the best working environment, where you'll have the opportunity to learn, grow, and thrive. From development and training to flexible benefits and hybrid working options, we prioritise your well-being and professional development.

Our people are what make us great

  • Our People

    At Dains, our employees are our greatest asset. We are also an Investor in People Gold Award winner.

  • The Environment

    We're committed to providing the best working environment, where you will have the opportunity to learn, grow, and thrive.

  • Your Wellbeing

    From development and training to flexible benefits and hybrid working options, we prioritise your well-being and professional development.

  • Your Future

    We are heavily investing in learning and development with the intention of being the market leader for growing and nurturing professionals.

Your Role as Audit Manager

As Audit Manager, you will be joining a highly respected audit team, who pride themselves on delivering high quality outcomes, with a friendly and consultative approach. We are recruiting an individual who has genuine passion for audit and mentoring junior members of the team.

You will be working across a variety of client groups and have autonomy to deliver, support and manage your clients and team members, with the guidance and direction of both Director and Partner.

Responsibilities

  • Managing your own portfolio of clients and build trusting and respectful working relationships

  • Planning, executing and finalising audit assignments

  • Assist with the development of systems and procedures

  • Ensure that the highest standards of quality and accuracy are met at all times

  • Be instrumental in staff appraisals and career development

  • Offering leadership and guidance to junior team members

  • Motivating and mentoring staff members to achieve their goals and results

  • Review audit files and ensure completion is in line with best auditing practice

  • Providing advice to clients where action and improvements is required, in a constructive and professional manner

  • Working closely with Directors and Partners of the audit team in a collaborative and supporting manner

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Attributes

  • To have a good knowledge of the effect of taxes on a set of accounts

  • ACCA, ACA qualification

  • Strong client relationship management experience

  • Have confidence and tenacity to develop team members

  • Good time management skills and able to deliver quality results

  • Be willing and conscientious to deliver high quality results

Our commitment to you

25 days annual leave increasing with length of service (plus normal statutory bank holidays)
Buy and sell annual leave
Cycle to work scheme
Greener care scheme
Regular development reviews and training
Group staff pension scheme
Wellbeing refreshments
Discounted shopping platform
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Dains are a climate positive company

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Where this role is based

Stoke on Trent

Suite 2, Albion House 2 Etruria Office Village Forge Lane Etruria Stoke on Trent ST1 5RQ

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Do you have what it takes?

If you have any problems submitting your application using the form below then please send your application to Nicola Jones (remembering to quote the job and location you are applying for).

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The Application Process

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    1. Applications

    Please complete the application submission form at the end of the job spec or send your full CV to applications@dains.com.

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    2. Assessment

    If your application is shortlisted, you will be contacted, and a telephone screening interview will be scheduled.

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    3. Interview

    Following a successful telephone screening interview, you will be invited to attend a face-to-face interview with the hiring manager.

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    4. Evaluation

    You will be notified of the outcome of your interview and provided with feedback.