Grant Thornton in the Cayman Islands are looking for a Senior Manager to join their growing audit team

May 2019

Grant Thornton Cayman Islands has a vibrant and growing audit practice focused on providing the best quality audit services on the island. Our clients consists predominantly of financial services entities – captive insurance and hedge funds.

We understand how important audited financial statements are to businesses, shareholders/owners, lenders, investors and other stakeholders. We work with some of the country’s most successful private and public companies to first understand their businesses and the risks they face, and then focus our efforts where they matter most. We work with clients to improve their overall financial reporting processes and to help them better understand their businesses. We also consider it our job to continually inform our clients about accounting, financial and regulatory developments that may affect their businesses.

When Grant Thornton undertakes an engagement to audit a company’s financial statements and/or internal controls over financial reporting, we understand that to deliver a high quality audit that the underlying activities and operations that give rise to the accounting entries need to be reviewed and understood. We provide insightful and sound operational advice, recommend process improvement strategies, and offer suggestions to manage risk. Our professionals are thought leaders providing personalized attention and quality service to our clients.

We are looking for Audit Manager/Senior Manager - Funds, to join our fast growing audit team.

What you need:

We are looking for fully qualified CA / ACA / ACCA / CPA with 4-5+ years experience to join our fast growing team. 

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or a business-related field is required.
  • An advanced degree (e.g. Masters in Accounting, MBA, etc.) is a plus.
  • Proficiant in English.
  • Fully qualified CA / ACA / ACCA / CPA.
  • 2+ years of hedge funds financial services audit experience
  • 1+ year of audit manager experience in a medim to large public accounting firm or professional services firm is required for Manager role, 3+ years for Senior Manage level.
  • Big 4 audit experience is a plus
  • Excellent analytical, technical, and auditing skills including proficiency in US GAAP and IFRS, and ISA and US GAAS rules and standards is required.
  • Ablility to take ownership of your portfolio and meet deadlines, have attention to detail and be a team player.

What you'll get:

This position is offered with a competitive compensation package and bonus scheme, plus standard benefits such as medical and pension.

We provide great career growth opportunities and benefits. Our aim is to offer the best audit services in the Cayman Islands and having the best team is where it all begins.

If you are interested in applying for this role, please send your current resume through to info@ky.gt.com or get in touch for the full job description - we'd love to talk.

Please note this role in based in the Cayman Islands.