Due to sustained growth within their team, a Top 10 Accountancy firm has instructed Sharp Consultancy in their search for an experienced Internal Audit Assistant Manager to join their talented team in Leeds. A chance to work closely with the leadership team of an international firm of accountants across some of their key clients in the financial services sector. A role that promises excellent career prospects especially as the firm has a culture of promoting from within. You will ideally be a fully qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA, or CA), either ICAEW or ICAS, with a significant amount of recent internal audit experience working with clients in the financial services sector. As an alternative qualified accountants with professional practice external audit experience, but currently working in the financial services industry within internal audit would also be considered. You will need experience setting up and reviewing internal audit functions, creating internal audit plans, and delivering against these strategies You will have a detailed understanding of how current and future changes to various accounting and reporting standards affect clients so as to advise them and their internal teams accordingly. This will require excellent communication skills, as you will need to explain these potentially complex strategies to them clearly and comprehensively. As well as a dynamic career structure you will be rewarded with a competitive remuneration package. Sharp Consultancy is a finance and accountancy recruitment specialist assisting accounting and finance divisions of businesses in the Yorkshire and Derbyshire area. With over 25 years' experience we pride ourselves on sourcing excellent finance professionals across all divisions of an accounts function, from finance administrators through to senior Finance Director appointments. Please visit our website for more information on accountancy jobs or accountancy recruitment; finance jobs or finance recruitment. Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK full time without restriction. To apply please send your CV to the e-mail address stated, quoting our reference and specifying which website you saw this position advertised on. Due to the high volume of applications we receive it is not always possible to respond to unsuccessful applicants. Therefore if we have not responded to your application within seven days please note that on this occasion your application has not been successful.