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Audit Director-Big Business-Midlands

Cooper Parry


Job description

We are expanding our Big Business team based in the Midlands and looking for a game-changing Audit Director to be part of our growth in this exciting sector. This team is led by Katie Warrington who joined Cooper Parry from PwC in 2017 and leads our work with larger businesses.

What you’ll be doing...

As Audit Director you will be an energetic, talented and determined individual experienced in delivering an audit portfolio, as well as working closely with other service lines on your client relationships. You will be ACA/ACCA qualified and ideally already be operating at the level of RI/Director in another firm.

You must have demonstrable experience of supporting a portfolio of clients, ideally with experience in Private Equity-backed businesses, overseas owned businesses and IFRS reporters.

You will be committed to providing exceptional client service. We prioritise client relationships and developing a deep understanding of our clients’ business and their strategy to allow us to advise them in the best way. You will be passionate about supporting businesses on their own journey.

You will be able to spot opportunities for continuous improvement particularly in relation to client delivery, quality and wider team management and their will also be opportunity for line management within your role, where you will be responsible for guiding the development of the people you look after.

You will be looking for a role where you have the autonomy to make decisions and act on them to make it happen.

As a team we operate in a highly flexible but well-connected structure, built around core objectives and deliverables, with the choice, freedom, and trust to work how you want to work.

What you'll need...

As the ideal candidate you must have experience in:

• Advising and working with companies across different industry sectors

• Running the commercials of your portfolio whilst also contributing to supporting those around you

• Seeking external market and business development opportunities

• Hiring, coaching, developing and motivating a team

• Improving processes in relation to audit quality and service delivery

• Dealing with complex audit and financial reporting technical matters

• Assessing risk and using judgement to escalate where necessary

• Business development activities including pitching, development of materials and collateral, and networking and connecting with contacts.

Our audit team is energetic, self-motivated and dedicated to giving a first-class service to our clients. We challenge the status quo, deliver exceptional results and have fun whilst doing it!

What's in it for you...

At Cooper Parry our mindset is simple. We only do things if we believe we can be No.1. We start doing that by putting our people at the heart of our culture. Why? Pretty simple really… if our people love working here then then they do amazing work. That’s why we offer things like:

• Competitive salaries aligned to big firms

• Open holidays

• No dress code - “Wear something!”

• Incredible development and career growth

• A truly flexible approach to work balancing working from home, in office or with clients - “Work from Anywhere. Anytime. Forever”.

Play to your strengths, we say. Create a role you’re truly passionate about. Then, work flexibly to design a life that’s right for you.

Interested? If you’d like to find out more or to be considered for this role, please click apply and upload your CV. A member of our People Team will be in touch.

Job type


  • East-Midlands
  • Midlands
  • West-Midlands
  • Big-Business-Audit
  • Audit-Director