Audit Manager

Audit Manager

On behalf of our client, a well-established boutique firm that specializes in Tax planning and advisory, we are looking for an Audit Manager to be based at their offices in Nicosia, Cyprus.

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Conducts audit procedures and is in charge of multiple clients in a wide variety of industries (i.e. investment companies, provision of financing facilities, trading companies, etc.) in accordance with the International Standards on Auditing and the Companies Law.Cap.113.
  • Completes multiple audit engagements assigned to him/her for managers’ review and to be able to prepare and review the financial statements of various Companies in accordance with the International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRSs).
  • Reviews audit work of subordinates upon senior manager instructions before submission to senior manager for further review to ensure engagement compliance with the company’s quality control policies.
  • Assigns staff and budgeting hours for audit engagements and tracks the progress of the audit process.
  • Follows up daily work and addresses any issues that may concern the clients from time to time.
  • Plans, executes and successfully completes the audits in accordance with IFRSs and IASs
  • Stays updated on the status of work assigned to him/her and reports directly to Audit Senior Manager on an ongoing basis.
  • Checks and reviews all audit documentation.
  • Evaluates risk along with designing and communicating audit procedures to engagement teams. 
  • Provides support, training, develops and shares knowledge with Junior and senior staff members.
  • Contributes to a strong client relationship through positive interactions with client personnel. 
  • Attends meetings with clients and follows the agenda prepared to fulfil client needs. 
  • Monitors the progress, invoicing, and collection of receivables in relation to the audit engagements or any other work assigned to his/her.
  • Assists the management team and Human Resources department during the recruitment and selection process, including conducting interviews etc.
  • Handles a client portfolio and completes assignments efficiently and effectively.
  • Develops his/her knowledge in the abovementioned areas and stays updated (either through day-to-day assignments or through continued study) on the following: Auditing Standards, IFRS standards, Companies Law, Taxation, VAT
  • Performs other job-related duties as assigned.

Job Requirements: 

  • Degree with a background in Accounting or another relevant field  
  • Sound Academic record
  • A Degree in Information Technology will be considered a plus.
  • Studying towards the ACCA/ACA qualification with a good track of exam results 
  • More than five years of experience in an audit firm (ideally at least 3 years post qualification)
  • Experience in coaching, supervising and managing staff members.
  • A proven track record of establishing client relationships. 
  • Excellent knowledge of auditing procedures and accounting and financial reporting standards
  • Knowledge of CaseWare Audit International
  • Very good knowledge of Cyprus taxation and VAT
  • Excellent organization skills and time management skills
  • Able to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines.
  • Strong analytical skills with high attention to detail and accuracy
  • Highly self-motivated and desire continuous improvement
  • Excellent written communication skills in both Greek and English language
  • Knowledge of Russian or other foreign languages is considered an advantage.
  • IT literate


  • An attractive and competitive remuneration package in accordance with qualifications and practicable experience.
  • Bonus based on performance.
  • Expenses towards ACCA/ACA qualification are fully covered by the firm.
  • Six days paid study leave regarding the first attempt at examinations of ACCA/ACA qualifications.
  • Five days of paid sick leave per year.
  • Flexible working hours.
  • Opportunities for professional growth and advancement.
  • Training events that will help both your personal and professional development.
  • Participation in our various corporate events and activities.

All CVs will be handled with the utmost confidentiality.