Assistant Manager, Audit & Assurance, Financial Assurance, Treasury Assurance


Assistant Manager, Audit & Assurance, Financial Assurance, Treasury Assurance

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Deloitte, Edinburgh

  • Full time
  • Permanent
  • Remote working

Posted 2 weeks ago, 26 Jun | Get your application in now before you miss out!

Closing date: Closing date not specified

job Ref: 738f4f79d92f49549617565f51dfa9ee

Full Job Description

  • Providing specialist financial instrument advice to assist corporate and financial services clients with their financial reporting requirements;

  • Accounting advice on challenging and complex treasury transactions;

  • Assisting in the development of practical solutions for the application of hedge accounting;

  • Derivative risk free valuations and valuation adjustments; and

  • Supporting the treasurer and CFO by providing independent advice and assurance over all aspects of their control environment throughout the treasury lifecycle.

  • As an Assistant Manager within Deloitte's Corporate and Financial Services Treasury team, you will have the opportunity to support us in building a business focused on serving the world's leading Corporate and Financial Treasuries with their most complex business challenges.

    You will have responsibility for:
  • Supporting the delivery of high quality audit engagements from planning through to reporting. This includes providing specialist support to external audit teams (derivative valuations, hedge accounting, IAS39/IFRS 9/FRS 102 accounting treatment, application of impairment model etc) and managing the external audit of the Treasury function from end to end. In some instances, you will have the opportunity to lead the delivery of smaller audit engagements;

  • Dealing with technical and complex accounting and auditing queries that may shape future precedent and industry practice;

  • Developing and maintaining key relationships across our client base, with a focus on exceptional client service;

  • Driving continuous improvement through innovation and transformation, embracing change and challenging the way we do things to develop our treasury audit methodology;

  • Developing and maintaining relationships across service lines and geographies to deliver market and client focused solutions;

  • Being responsive to and anticipating clients' needs, providing strategic and relevant insight;

  • Being part of a wider community helping to grow our practice and develop our strategy; and

  • Managing diverse teams within an inclusive team culture where people are recognised for their contribution.

    Hold or be in the final stages of achieving a relevant professional qualification, e.g. ACA, ACCA, CPA, CA, ICAS or overseas equivalent;

  • Previous ISA and/or PCAOB audit experience;

  • Working knowledge of UK GAAP and IFRS, in particular a knowledge of IAS 39, IFRS 9 and FRS 102 Section 11/12;

  • Working knowledge of the treasury function and financial reporting processes and internal controls;

  • A commitment to audit quality and demonstrable experience of applying professional scepticism;

  • A proven track record in establishing and maintaining excellent relationships with clients;

  • Report writing, presentation and interpersonal skills, including excellent written and verbal communications skills;

  • Excellent project management skills; and

  • Proven ability to use initiative, adapt solve problems.

  • In addition to the above, the following are desirable:
  • Valuation of financial instruments and/or hedge accounting experience;

  • Strong interpersonal skills, including oral/written communication, and team management;

  • Highly motivated approach, with a proven ability to work on own initiative within a challenging work environment;

  • Good organisation, planning and coaching skills

    Connect to your Industry

  • Our Assurance practice encompasses skills across regulation and finance with a deep analytics capability. We harness these to provide Assurance to those charged with governance, serving the public interest. Working in Assurance means you will have an opportunity to work alongside leading experts, as we help build and enhance trust between businesses and the public, by responding to emerging issues and protecting the public interest. Providing assurance to help businesses become more resilient, agile and better prepared for the future.

    To be resilient, businesses must be ready to respond to current and future challenges and opportunities. They are increasingly being required to be more transparent with their reporting, to drive trust and confidence in the market, and protect the wider public interest.

    Assurance builds, maintains and develops confidence. We provide independent assurance by assessing the risks and underlying processes, providing conclusions as to which risks are being managed and mitigated in line with the business' appetite for risk. Deloitte's assurance offerings help those charged with governance to understand their business and build trust amongst key stakeholders and regulators.

    Financial Assurance

    For those charged with governance, the focus on setting clear, high quality reporting standards has never been greater. The Financial Assurance team specialise in assuring the financial statement, transactions and accounting. By collaborating with other teams and our global network of specialist, they deliver assurance that protects the public interest and fosters even greater levels of trust, underpinned by our priority focus on quality.

    Our Assurance clients include some of the largest, most successful and fast-growing companies across the globe. They are complex, influential and exciting. You will be principally focused on improving the reliability and efficiency of finance processes and controls for external financial reporting with an impressive portfolio of clients. We are seeking experienced professionals with a financial reporting background to join our fast-growing team, share in our vision, support our growth plans and make an impact that matters on our clients, our people, our business and society.

    We are proud to offer flexible working arrangements which allow our people to choose the most suitable working arrangement that works for them. Whether this is working 4 days per week, taking the summer months off work, or more flexibility around your working pattern, we consider both formal and informal working arrangements that allow our people and our clients the best outcome.

    If you would like to hear more about our flexible working arrangements, please let us know.

    Connect to your career at Deloitte

    Deloitte drives progress. Using our vast range of expertise, that covers audit, risk advisory, and consulting services across tax, legal, business, technology and corporate finance, we help our clients become leaders wherever they choose to compete. To do this, we invest in outstanding people. We build teams of future thinkers, with diverse talents and backgrounds, and empower them all to reach for and achieve more.

    What brings us all together at Deloitte? It's how we approach the thousands of decisions we make every day. How we behave, our beliefs and our attitudes. In other words: our values. Whatever we do, wherever we are in the world, we lead the way, serve with integrity, take care of each other, foster inclusion, and collaborate for measurable impact. These five shared values lead every decision we make and action we take, guiding us to deliver impact how and where it matters most., We know it's not just about the numbers. Often, we let the technology take care of those. It's about the creative and collective thinking or our people. That's where the true insight is found. We're redefining the future of audit. Come join us.

    Personal independence

    Regulation and controls are standard practice in our industry and Deloitte is no exception. These controls provide important legal protection for both you and the firm. We are subject to a number of audit regulations, one of which requires that certain colleagues abide by specific personal independence constraints. This can mean that you and your "Immediate Family Members" are not permitted to hold certain financial interests (shares, funds, bonds etc.) with audit clients of the firm. The recruitment team will provide further detail as you progress through the recruitment process.

    Connect with your colleagues

    "Deloitte is known for its flexible working environment and the support it offers to new parents. As a first-time mother I was a bit nervous joining the team, but the people around me have made it easy for me to manage my career around personal commitments. "

    "I assumed the culture would be very corporate, however, I have worked with people who have different personalities and approaches to the way they work. We do have a clear brand, but everyone is encouraged to be themselves."

    -Alice, Audit and Assurance

    "The team I support works with one of Deloitte's biggest clients. To be involved with such an influential client so early in my career is really rewarding; I love it."

    -Owen, Audit and Assurance

    The progression at Deloitte is steady and I've always felt in control of my own career path. You can learn something new here every day which I really enjoy.

    -Ali, Audit and Assurance

    Our hybrid working policy

    You'll be based in United Kingdom with hybrid working. Our hybrid model enables our people to collaborate, connect and innovate in both a virtual and physical capacity. As well as remote working, you'll attend your local office, virtual collaboration spaces and client sites, depending on the requirements of the role., For this role we can offer coaching and support designed for returners to refresh your knowledge and skills, and help your transition back into the workplace after a career break of two years or more. If this is relevant for you, just let your recruiter know when you make your application.

    Our commitment to you

    Making an impact is more than just what we do: it's why we're here. So we work hard to create an environment where you can experience a purpose you believe in, the freedom to be you, and the capacity to go further than ever before.

    We want you. The true you. Your own strengths, perspective and personality. So we're nurturing a culture where everyone belongs, feels supported and heard, and is empowered to make a valuable, personal contribution. You can be sure we'll take your wellbeing seriously, too. Because it's only when you're comfortable and at your best that you can make the kind of impact you, and we, live for.

    Your expertise is our capability, so we'll make sure it never stops growing. Whether it's from the complex work you do, or the people you collaborate with, you'll learn every day. Through world-class development, you'll gain invaluable technical and personal skills. Whatever your level, you'll learn how to lead.

    Connect to your next step

    A career at Deloitte is an opportunity to develop in any direction you choose. Join us and you'll experience a purpose you can believe in and an impact you can see. You'll be free to bring your true self to work every day. And you'll never stop growing, whatever your level.

    Discover more reasons to connect with us, our people and purpose-driven culture at, Deloitte LLP is the United Kingdom affiliate of Deloitte NSE LLP, a member firm of Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited, a UK private company limited by guarantee ("DTTL"). DTTL and each of its member firms are legally separate and independent entities. DTTL and Deloitte NSE LLP do not provide services to clients. Please see About Deloitte to learn more about our global network of member firms.

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