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Accountancy Practice - Accountant (Qualified)
Ref: 4297 Date Posted: Monday 20 Nov 2023

iMultiply is working in partnership with leading independent Scottish accountancy firm that is recruiting a Manager, or Senior Manager, to join its CASS Audit team in Glasgow or Edinburgh

The Business

The business is one of the country’s leading firms of Chartered Accountants and Business Advisers with 14 offices across Scotland and beyond

The Role  

The main purpose of the role will be to deliver the effective completion of CASS Audits (reasonable assurance and limited assurance engagements), coach and train the audit team, and ensure deadlines and budgets are met

The CASS Manager/Senior Manager will be responsible for (but not limited to):

  • Planning and managing the effective, professional, and efficient delegation, flow-through and completion of CASS Audits.
  • Maintaining up to date technical knowledge of CASS and related FCA regulations.
  • Assisting the Audit Partners and Directors with CASS Audit planning work andinternal reporting.
  • Providing CASS technical and CASS Audit planning support to clients.
  • Working closely with the audit team to ensure audit work is managed efficiently and effectively from start to finish and is undertaken in accordance with the Firm's Audit policy and other relevant policies and procedures.
  • Developing and maintaining strong working relationships with colleagues at all levels.
  • Being the principal contact for clients on day-to-day audit matters.
  • Building effective working relationships with client staff at all levels.
  • Managing and supporting audit staff to achieve their goals and objectives ensuring they are developing their CASS skills and capabilities.

The Person

  • Qualified Chartered Accountant (or equivalent)
  • Experience in leading CASS Audits is essential
  • Strong technical knowledge of CASS and understanding of key current issues andregulatory developments facing CASS Audit client
  • Strong industry knowledge, ideally within wealth and investment managemen
  • Experience working on a range of CASS governance, risk and operationalframeworks, including monitoring and control testing
  • A leader of your own work and your professional learning
  • Practical experience of using software systems in the preparation of audit files, andaudit working papers.
  • Full training will be given on all software packages
  • Ability to budget and manage audit finances
  • The successful candidate will have excellent organisational skills and be pro-active intheir approach to their work
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to positively impact, influence andmanage others

The Offer

As well as a competitive salary there is also an extensive benefits package which includes:

  • Hybrid working
  • Life Assurance
  • Enhanced Paternity and Maternity Leave
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • Holiday Purchase scheme

For further information and a highly confidential discussion please contact Alex Allen on 07719 108230 or at

If you like the look of this vacancy and think you could perform the role, but, you don't think you meet all the requirements, please DO APPLY for this opportunity. Data shows that certain groups, mainly women and people from BIPOC communities, are less likely to apply for jobs where they don't meet 100% of role.  iMultiply would encourage you to apply for roles where there is room for development and growth.

iMultiply is committed to diversity and will promote diversity for all employees, workers and applicants. iMultiply will treat everyone equally and will not discriminate on the grounds of an individual's protected characteristic.

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