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Project Leader - Audit Firm Supervision

Project Leader - Audit Firm Supervision

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Audit & Assurance

  • Type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Up to £60600.00 per annum + excellent benefits

  • Contact:

    Claire Stradling

  • Contact Email:

    Claire.stradling@pro-recruitment.co.uk

  • Salary:

    60600

  • Salary:

    60600

  • Reference:

    BBBH52182

  • Published:

    2 months ago

  • Expiry Date:

    2021-08-25


Audit Firm Supervision Project Leader
London and Home based (London 4 times a fortnight, the rest WFM)
£60600

  • Do you have a good knowledge and understanding of the audit regulatory environment?
  • Do you have practical audit and/or audit regulatory experience?
  • Do you hold a relevant post-graduate CCAB professional qualification (for example ACA, ACCA or equivalent)?
  • Are you experienced in managing a portfolio of cases with a range of complexity.



If so, read on. A NFP organisation may be interested in talking with you. This is an exciting time to join them as they transform into a new organisation with new powers and responsibilities.

As Audit Firm Supervision Project Leader, your duties will include -

  • Managing enquiries into potential breaches by firms of auditing requirements (under the organisations Audit Enforcement Procedure) including requesting and analyzing information from relevant sources and, where appropriate, engaging with audit firms to develop remedial actions to resolve cases.
  • Assisting the day to day Supervision of PIE Audit Firms, led by the AFS Supervisors, including reviewing and analyzing audit firms' quality plans and root cause analysis process, and developing our understanding of how the firms are focused on and seeking to improve audit quality.
  • Working closely with internal and external stakeholders to deliver an effective and efficient PIE Auditor Registration decision-making process; and reviewing and assessing applications from firms and individuals seeking authorization to conduct PIE audits, including gathering the requisite evidence and intelligence.
  • Drafting reports and management information for Supervisors, the Supervision Division and committees.
  • Assisting with the maintenance, development and implementation of policies and procedures to deliver AFS's strategic objectives.



Essential criteria

  • CCAB (or equivalent) fully qualified accountant
  • A good knowledge and understanding of the audit regulatory environment.
  • Practical audit and/or audit regulatory experience
  • Experience of managing a portfolio of cases with a range of complexity.
  • External stakeholders include the regulated community (primarily the PIE audit firms), the RSBs, other regulators and wider external stakeholders.



In return you will enjoy working with experts within their given fields in a supportive and "family feel" culture. This organisation actively promotes a healthy work/life balance and offers a range of benefits.

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