Our client with offices nationwide is now seeking to hire a skilled Associate Director - Financial Services to join their team on a permanent basis in Kildare.
Your new role:
You will have the opportunity to become a key part of a rapidly growing area of the business which offers highly attractive career development and progression opportunities. There is a dedicated and highly motivated team in place that is seeking a like-minded individual to assist with our expanding portfolio of audit clients.
Your main responsibilities:
Identifying client needs and new business opportunities within client organisations
Project management - take responsibility for managing a large and varied portfolio of clients
Supervise and train junior members of the team to ensure that Grant Thornton's standards are maintained throughout the entire audit process
Prepare and present business tenders in order to develop and grow your client portfolio
Working capital management - manage work in progress and billings
Client fee negotiation
Cross-business unit liaison with other teams such as tax, advisory etc.
Your skills and attributes:
Minimum 5+ years' experience
Strong technical skills (Irish GAAP and auditing standards. IFRS experience an advantage but not essential)
Electronic auditing experience (preferable but not essential)
Ability to motivate and manage staff under tight deadlines
Ability to make professional judgements based on findings
If you match the above skills requirement and are interested in having a chat - apply with your most recent CV to Lynn Kallides so we can take the next exciting step in your career!