Deloitte, Assistant Manager External Audit, Banking and Capital Markets, London

Role description

Deloitte’s UK Financial Services External Audit Practice provides a full range of high value External Audit services to many of the world’s leading financial institutions, including Banks, Brokers, Insurers, Investment Managers, Investment & Pension funds, Private Equity businesses and many more.

Our External Audit team is aligned to the various service lines and industry teams across Deloitte, and most of our UK Financial Services External Audit Management Team have held senior positions in the UK’s leading Audit functions. This allows us to combine specialist Audit skills and capabilities with relevant in-depth industry knowledge and experience. Our team also has access to the full breadth of Deloitte’s wider expertise in the UK and on a global basis.

We pride ourselves on our ability to provide first-class support to our clients by bringing real insights and experience and by building long term strategic relationships with them.

Our core services include the following:

  • Co-sourced Audit Services
  • Outsourced Audit Services
  • Reviews of the effectiveness of client Audit functions (general or targeted)
  • Advice and training on methodology and financial services subject matter


We continue to look to expand our team by attracting high performing new members, and are currently seeking an Assistant Manager or Manager to support this demanding and rapidly expanding business. Deloitte offers successful candidates a unique career opportunity in a supportive, challenging and fast-growing environment.


  • Manage client relationships, planning and delivering a range of External Audit services
  • Carrying out External Audits on client site
  • Drive our continuous improvement in our Audit methodology
  • Participate in development of Deloitte’s Audit thought leadership
  • Carrying out financial statement reviews under IFRS and UK GAAP
  • Conducting reviews and planning procedures for external audit of Banking anc Capital Markets clients


  • Pervious demonstrable experience working with Financial Services and Capital Markets clients
  • Experience carrying out external audits in Financial services and capital markets
  • Relevant Accounting Qualification ACCA/ACA/CIMA (or equivalent) or working towards
  • Experience leading on site engagements
  • Prior experience interpreting regulatory guidelines
  • Experience of controls review in Financial services institutions

Salary:Market rate ; Start date:10/01/2017 ; End date: 7/02/2017 ; Full Time

We are Audit

We understand our clients’ operations, their industry and the issues they face. We understand an audit is not about looking back, but about helping those businesses to plan for a successful future. Together with our team you will build on our distinctive combination of specialist skills, pioneering technology, industry expertise and on-going investment to grow our business and continue to improve the market-defining services we offer.

Our Practice offers a wide ranging and challenging number of business areas in which to develop your career. These comprise business assurance within our Corporate Groups, Public Sector and Financial Services Audit groups, and advisory specialisms including Treasury Advisory, Risk Analytics and Technology Consulting.

As one of the largest audit practices, joining us will mean working with some of the leading practitioners in the industry, for some of the leading organisations in the world and towards a career goal that is entirely yours to shape.

About Deloitte

Deloitte offers integrated services that include Audit and Risk Advisory, Tax, Consulting and Financial Advisory. Our approach combines insight and innovation from multiple disciplines with global business and industry expertise to help our clients excel anywhere in the world.

We deliver outstanding impact on the reputation and success of our clients, in the UK and globally. In pursuing this we contribute to a sustainable and prosperous society, and are firm believers in the positive impact business can and should have on the world it operates within.

At Deloitte we foster a collaborative culture where talented individuals can produce their best work. We value innovative thinking, diverse insights and a genuinely distinctive level of customer service through our expertise and professionalism.

We value difference, with respect at the heart of our inclusive culture. We are open to discussing with candidates the different ways in which we are able to support agile working arrangements. We recognise that our people are juggling demanding careers with commitments and interests outside of work.

Hear from some of our people already working at Deloitte in agile ways.

We are proud to have received a special award for Best Innovation for our WorkAgility Time Out programme in the 2015 Top Employers for Working Families awards.

Requisition code: 130007

See Inside the Office of Deloitte

One of the largest professional services organizations in the U.S., Deloitte delivers innovative solutions to the complex business problems facing companies around the world. Deloitte offers rewarding careers in four businesses—audit, tax, consulting, and financial advisory. Widely recognized for its inclusion initiatives, Deloitte is committed to building a workplace environment that allows people from all generations, ethnicities, and cultures to be their authentic selves.

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