Audit & Accounts Manager

Posted 19 March 2024
Salary £40000 - £60000 per annum
Job type Permanent
Discipline Commercial
ReferenceKYLE - NEWPORT_1710849170
Contact NameKyle Smith

Job description

Job Title: Audit & Accounts Manager

Location: Newport

Employment Type: Full-time / Permanent]

Working Hours: Days, Monday-Friday - 9am to 5pm

Salary: £40,000/£60,000 depending on experience

Candour Talent Recruitment are currently recruiting for a Audit & Accounts Managerto join our well-established client based in the Newport area.

This role presents a unique chance to become a part of a dedicated team within a well-established accountancy company.

Job Description:

As a leading independent accountancy practice undergoing continued growth, we are seeking an Audit & Accounts Manager. This is a fantastic opportunity for a Qualified Accountant who is seeking a professional environment, with excellent progression and development opportunities

Key Responsibilities:

  • You will be planning and carrying out audit fieldwork, statutory reporting and completion, along with general accounting compliance work.

  • You will be preparing financial statements, ensuring they are compliant with relevant accounting standards, whilst on occasion training others.

  • You will be liaising with clients on multiple levels therefore exceptional communication skills are essential, coupled with advanced IT skills and excellent project management abilities.

Audit and Accounts Manager duties and responsibilities:

  • Delivery of high-quality audit under International Auditing Standards and non-audit services, coordinating team members in delivery of same.

  • Preparation of annual accounts with knowledge of UK GAAP (including FRS 102).

  • Opportunity to be involved in preparation of forecasts, grant applications and audits and financial due diligence.

  • Achieving department and individual performance objectives.

  • Managing administration of clients, including budgets, WIP and timely billing.

  • Maintaining the highest technical and professional standards.

  • Thinking strategically about client needs by understanding their business and key risks.

  • Providing additional help and guidance to clients.

  • Delivering results and managing client expectations.

  • Identifying ways to maximize the relationship with clients and deliver added value.

  • Monitoring and control staff working on the portfolio.

  • Supervising and coach, train and develop staff to develop their knowledge.

  • A role model for department professionals.


To be considered for this role you need to be a fully qualified Accountant (ACA or ACCA), ideally with Audit and Accounts preparation experience. Candidacy will be considered from newly qualified individuals to Senior Managers.



The successful candidate will have the opportunity to leverage their skills and expertise in a stimulating work environment while contributing to the continued success and growth of the organisation. If you are a motivated professional seeking to take the next step in your career journey, we encourage you to apply today!

How to Apply:

Contact Number: 01633 741000

Email Address:


We thank you for considering Candour Talent Recruitment for your career aspirations and encourage you to continue exploring opportunities with us in the future. Good Luck with your application and we look forward to receiving your CV.

Who are we at Candour Talent?

At our award-winning recruitment agency, we pride ourselves on building strong connections with both our clients and candidates. We operate as both a recruitment specialist for permanent recruitment and a recruitment business for the supply of temporary workers, ensuring that we can effectively meet the diverse needs of our clients and candidates. With a dedicated and passionate team of professionals, we're committed to taking time to understand your unique skills, experiences, and aspirations ensuring that we match you with opportunities that not only align with your professional goals but also inspire you to thrive. Whether you're seeking a career change, advancement, or a new challenge, we're here to support you every step of the way.

Rest assured that when you apply for a role through Candour Talent Recruitment, your details will be handled with the utmost confidentiality and in accordance with our Candidate Privacy Information Statement, outlining how your information will be used.

While we strive to respond to all applicants promptly, please note that only candidates with the relevant skills and experience will be contacted for further consideration. If you do not hear back from us within 7 days of your application, we regret to inform you that you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.