Audit and Advisory Manager - Portlaoise

RSM is a world leader in the provision of audit, tax and consulting services to entrepreneurial, growth-focused organisations globally. Through collaboration, deep understanding of what matters most to clients, and insight sharing by senior partners, we empower clients to move forward with confidence and realise their full potential. RSM in Ireland has 11 partners and over 140 employees with access to more than 43,000 people in over 120 countries across the network, enabling us to meet the needs of clients wherever in the world they operate. When you become part of our team, you'll discover a culture that celebrates fresh thinking and embraces change. There's never been a more exciting time to join us. Help shape our journey.


The Opportunity

Due to our continued growth and ambitious plans for further expansion in Ireland, we have a Manager role vacancy within our Audit and Advisory team in our Portlaoise office which offers an excellent opportunity to develop your career within a highly progressive environment. 

The successful candidate will be responsible for managing key client relationships to deliver a high-quality client experience, managing team work-plans and budgets and ensuring an excellent talent experience for our team of highly proficient professionals.

As a leader in the Audit and Advisory team, the successful candidates will be responsible for the following:

  • Leading a significant portfolio of audit and advisory clients which operate across a variety of industry sectors;
  • Planning, approving and overseeing work programmes to ensure the delivery of a quality Audit and related advisory services to our clients within budget and to agreed timeframes;
  • Leading a team of Audit and Advisory staff and overseeing all associated staffing activities; 
  • Contributing to strategic planning within the department and to firm wide initiatives; 
  • Actively engaging in business winning initiatives, including identifying and cross selling new business opportunities, proposal development and presentations to potential new business partners;
  • Managing and monitoring the department key performance indicators on a periodic basis;
  • Coaching members of the team and reviewing work accordingly.


The Person

The successful candidates will have the following skills and qualifications:

  • Qualified ACA/ACCA accountant with prior practice experience within a Top 20 firm;
  • Experience in leading a team while simultaneously delivering multiple assignments to a diverse client-base;a
  • Ability to foster trusted relationships with our clients, combined with strong commercial expertise;
  • Excellent technical and interpersonal skills;
  • Team player with strong communication and leaderships skills,
  • Experience using Caseware audit software, preferable but not essential


The National Audit team is based across our three offices in Dublin, Portlaoise & Birr and there will therefore be a requirement to spend time in each of these locations in order to build relationships with clients and to manage the teams across these offices.


RSM is an equal opportunity employer.