Audit Senior Manager

Hutcheon Mearns are happy to be partnered with a Big Four accountancy practice, recruiting for an Audit Senior Manager in their Aberdeen office. 

About the Firm:

Focusing on building a better working world, this internationally recognised firm operates one of the largest audit departments globally and works with clients all off different sizes – from local family run businesses to international corporations. There is plenty opportunity for growth within this firm making it the ideal place to grow your career in finance with tailored, professional support.

The Aberdeen client portfolio predominately centers around the thriving energy industry, however the firm have also recently been expanding into the fast-developing regional life science and food and drink markets. The clients range from SMEs through to large multinational corporations

Benefits package:

  • A highly competitive base salary
  • Discretionary individual bonus scheme, based on firm and personal performance
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Additional customisable benefits, covering additional holidays, health and well-being, insurance, savings and a wide range of discounts, offers and promotions

Audit Senior Manager 

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Effectively leading engagements in accordance with the firm's methodologies and guidance, professional standards, and local legal and regulatory requirements

  • Building and nurturing new business relationships, engaging clients, and providing authoritative advice and professionalism throughout transactions

  • Understanding clients’ unique ambitions and needs, delivering value to the client by providing knowledge, ideas, and solutions for improving their business, assessing legal implications

  • Successfully and proactively managing multi-disciplinary teams, resolving any challenges, and ensuring the smooth delivery of team operations, client audits and services

  • Performance management and coaching of junior colleagues throughout the performance year

  • Identifying and acting upon staff needs, including resourcing, learning and development

  • Constantly refreshing your understanding of current market trends

Required Experience: 

  • Experience planning, leading, and delivering multiple major external audit and assurance engagements (e.g. FTSE 100) in a senior managerial capacity

  • Fully qualified as a chartered accountant e.g. ACA / ACCA / CA / ICAS / ICAEW or international equivalent*

  • Excellent technical expertise with proven industry knowledge and sector experience in one or more of the following: Oil & Gas; Energy; Power & Utilities; Retail; Transportation; Aviation; Supply Chain & Logistics; Consumer Goods

  • Project and people management experience

If you would like to discuss the above role further before applying, please do not hesitate to get in touch with Jane Setter on 07849087947 or at