Audit Manager



Ifac is building for the future. We are seeking an experienced Audit Manager to join our growing Audit team.

If you are looking for an excellent opportunity to grow your career in Audit and achieve your potential in a supportive environment, this is the opportunity for you. Reporting to our Head of Audit, you will be based in our Kilkenny SME office, with some travel when required.  You will join a busy vibrant team of proactive accountants, tax advisors and financial planners.


Ideal Candidate:

The ideal candidate will be an experienced Audit Manager with a minimum of five years of experience in a professional audit practice.
You will:

  • Operate with appropriate autonomy at manager level.

  • Lead our audit teams in planning, managing and executing Audit assignments in an efficient and effective manner, reviewing their work and reporting to the Audit Partner.

  • Manage and coach employees and trainees.

  • Be responsible for managing a large and varied portfolio of clients, including work in progress and billings.

  • Researching and resolving technical queries from clients.

  • Identify client needs and new business opportunities within client organisations.

  • Prepare and present business tenders in order to develop and grow your client portfolio.

  • Have access to our experts in advisory, tax, business development, and financial services.

  • Maintain a high quality of work and consistently adhere to ifac professional standards.

You are ambitious energetic and driven with excellent communication skills, and will have:

  • An ACA/ACCA/CPA qualification

  • A minimum of 5+ years’ audit experience;

  • Strong technical skills and attention to detail

  • Client facing experience and believe in excellent customer service.

  • Experience of managing direct reports, projects and deadlines.

  • The ability to motivate and manage staff under tight deadlines and experience working as part of a team supporting others

  • Commercial awareness, promoting our audit service offering with the assistance of our marketing and business development teams. 



We take pride in recognising and rewarding hard work and achievement. We offer excellent remuneration packages at all levels. Our Audit Manager’s package will include – salary, performance related bonus/profit share, professional subscriptions, CPD allowance, flexible working arrangements, and continuous training and support in a collaborative dynamic practice.   

About Us:

Founded in 1975, ifac is Ireland’s market leading agri-business specialist professional service firm. We are an award-winning employer and one of Ireland’s Top Nine Accountancy firms operating from more than 30 locations nationwide.


Apply in confidence with full C.V. quoting reference Audit Manager/Kilkenny to:
Head of HR
Ifac House,
Old Naas Road
Dublin 12  D12 N2X3