Audit Manager

Full Time

Are you an Audit Senior looking for your next career step as an 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 ideal next step.

As Audit Manager at Dains Accountants, 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 is looking for a career that will offer autonomy, flexibility, expert support, and personal career development.  

You will be working across a variety of client groups and forming trusted relationships with owner managed businesses, and work in collaboration across the wider Dains firm.

Dains is the fastest growing accountancy firm in the Accountancy Age Top 50 + 50 rankings and now ranks 33rd largest nationally.  A former winner of the mid-tier firm of the year at the British Accountancy Awards, Dains has developed a compelling audit proposition, which has led to a stellar client base, operating across a broad range of sectors.

We pride ourselves on delivering an exceptional service to all our clients and we need an exceptional person to help us deliver great results! We want someone who isn’t afraid to challenge things and bring new ideas to the table.


  • 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 always met

  • 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


  • 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

About Dains - Top 60 firm, Investors in People, Climate Positive Company and Workforce

Our Commitment to you

Job CategoryAudit
Benefit 1.25 days annual leave increasing with length of service (plus normal statutory bank holidays)
Benefit 2.Buy and sell annual leave
Benefit 3.Greener car scheme
Benefit 4.Flexible benefits
Benefit 5.Private medical cover
Benefit 6.Hybrid and smart working options
Benefit 7.Shopping discount platform

How to Apply

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 you are applying for).

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Application Process

Step 1

Please complete the application submission form at the end of the job spec or send your full CV to Nicola Jones.

Step 2

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

Step 3

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

Step 4

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