Audit Manager

Mazars in Kosovo is hiring an Audit Manager.

We are looking for a professional interested in acquiring knowledge and skills in audit and assurance, with good analytical, planning and organizational skills to join our fast-expanding assurance team

Responsibilities include:

  • Assisting and advising the client service management team on the formulation of audit strategy and planning
  • Providing advice to audit and/or client management
  • Being a technical expert for the audit department
  • Leading an audit team, ensuring the team complete in a timely manner within budget
  • Managing audit assignments from planning through to finalisation of reports in line with agreed timescales
  • Controlling time spent and monitoring actual time with the budget
  • Business development, including working with colleagues in other teams
  • People management – coaching, feedback, performance management, training and development, engaging high performing teams
  • Act as a point of contact for both senior management and client
  • Build strong working relationships with clients
  • The role holder will show vision and strategic perspective
  • Maintain control and stability under pressure whilst recognising the deadline or urgency to be dealt with
  • Responds to the needs of the client and staff
  • Can deliver confident and clear presentations of service features and benefits to clients
  • Engage in non-assurance services

Qualifications and skills required:

  • Graduate in Finance & Accounting (Mandatory);
  • SCAAK membership or ACCA qualification is an advantage
  • Holds at least 4 - 5 years of experience in audit and assurance in big 4 or Mid-Tier firm (Mandatory);
  • Owns strong relationship management ability (essential)
  • Ability to observe and understand business processes ensuring processes are documented completely and accurately
  • Ability to develop self and others.
  • As the position involves client contact, the person must be able to present a professional image to the firm’s clients.
  • Excellent skills and knowledge in IFRS
  • Knowledge of tax & fiscal regulations framework;
  • Fluency in Albanian and English language. Any other language will be considered an asset.
  • Pro-active, committed to excellence and have a flexible and positive attitude

Remuneration and work position will be in accordance with applicant’s experience.

Interested applicants should submit an updated resume at infokosovo@mazars.al  until 28 February 2020 with email subject containing: AUDIT MANAGER.

Only short-listed applicants will be contacted. Applications will be processed in strict confidentiality. Only short listed candidates will be contacted.