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Wealth & Asset Management Internal Audit Assistant Manager

  • Location: London
  • Salary: Up to £60,000 Plus Benefits per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Finance & Audit
  • Contact: Tom McIvor
  • Contact Email: tmcivor@merje.com
  • Contact Phone: 0203 637 1600
  • Expiry Date: 13 June 2024
  • Job Ref: TM/11714

I am currently recruiting on behalf of a leading accountancy and business advisory firm known for providing essential advice and innovative solutions to help businesses navigate today’s evolving landscape. This firm partners with some of the most ambitious, high-growth businesses in the UK, driving the economy forward with entrepreneurial spirit.

Expand Your Horizons

This firm's Advisory team offers a wide range of services that deliver value-driven advice and outcomes. With deep knowledge of various industries and markets, they understand the ever-changing risks and opportunities at the core of their clients' operations. The team works across strategy, operations, and improvement, as well as on specific projects and transactions. From technology to risk advisory, they excel at executing high-level strategies and resolving detailed issues seamlessly. Joining this team means working on some of the world’s most exciting financial operations and business deals, building your expertise alongside top industry professionals.

Path to Success

Clients trust this firm for the quality of their advice, which stems from a thorough understanding of their clients' businesses, cultivated through close collaboration and long-lasting relationships. They seek individuals who can work proactively, manage their own tasks, and confidently collaborate with senior managers, directors, and partners to serve clients effectively. Team members are encouraged to identify opportunities to enhance service delivery and offer additional value to clients.

Role Overview

As an Assistant Manager in the Financial Services Advisory Internal Audit team (Wealth & Asset Management), you will support the planning and organisation of engagements, sometimes leading more complex assignments. You will manage internal audit, internal control, and regulatory assignments for Financial Services clients, including planning, resource organisation, and review. This role is crucial for developing and maintaining strong client relationships and mentoring team members. You will also have opportunities to further develop your specialist sector, technical, and regulatory knowledge while supporting the wider Financial Services Advisory team and its clients.

Ideal Candidate Profile

- Professional qualifications in accountancy or internal audit (e.g., ICAEW, CIMA, CIIA, ACCA) or relevant industry qualifications.

- Experience in internal audit or regulatory assurance within financial services, ideally with a focus on wealth or asset management.

- Diverse experience in internal audit or advisory assignments, with a solid understanding of internal audit methodology and techniques.

- Functional knowledge of the UK regulatory environment, particularly in asset/wealth management and the associated risks.

- Strong analytical and problem-solving skills with the ability to present concise information.

- Technical expertise in financial regulated products and customer-facing services.

- Excellent written and communication skills, with the ability to influence, lead, and engage effectively.

 

If you are ready to advance your career with a leading firm in the accountancy and business advisory sector, I would be delighted to discuss this opportunity with you. Please get in touch for more details or to apply.

Applicants must be located and eligible to work in the UK without sponsorship.

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