Audit Manager


Financial Services Audit:

  • We aim to be market leaders in understanding the changing regulatory environment and in creating practical solutions for our clients
  • We help our clients to cut through the complexity of changing economies and to transform their businesses
  • We combine our global capabilities and local knowledge to help our clients leaders in high growth markets
  • We provide high quality and high value assurance services to our clients

Job Purpose

Audit managers at KPMG manage engagements to ensure the effective planning, delivery and completion of engagements in-line with client, statutory and KPMG audit methodology and business requirements.


  • Manage engagements, overseeing the work of team members to ensure compliance with client, statutory and KAM requirements whilst maintain an awareness or relevant internal/external market factors to ensure the effective and timely delivery of engagements
  • Provide top level support and decision making for the audit department and management group
  • Ensure smooth running of the department and report to the leadership
  • Oversee and direct budgeting, planning, coordination and control of engagements to ensure maximised recoverability
  • Direct, coach and mentor team members to assist them in providing effective service delivery and timely completion of engagement work
  • Develop and maintain effective relationships with clients, business departments and staff, sharing information to identify and progress current and future audit requirements
  • Contribute towards the creation, implementation and delivery of the departmental business plan

Candidate Requirements:

  • At least 2 years’ experience in an Audit Managerial capacity, working in external financial audit
  • ACA or ACCA or country equivalent professional qualification
  • Strong working knowledge of the Microsoft Office programme suite, eAudit, KPMG audit methodology, current accounting and  financial reporting standards including IFRS and UK GAAP
  • Financial Services experience
  • Ethics and independence and client take-on procedures
  • Strong interpersonal and team working skills
  • Ability to coach, mentor and manage teams of varying sizes
  • Promote and advocate a healthy work/life balance
  • Language requirements – excellent spoken, listening and written English 

Applying with a disability

KPMG are proud to be an inclusive, equal opportunity employer and we seek to attract and retain the best people from the widest talent pool and we are committed to ensuring candidates are treated fairly throughout our Recruitment Process. Should your application be successful you should discuss any reasonable adjustments you require with your recruiter.