audit director - athens

eva stamou, randstad hellas
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athens, attica
accounting & finance
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eva stamou, randstad hellas

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Are you an experienced audit professional ready for the next step for your career? Do you think that taking more responsibilities will be an attractive challenge for you? If so, this could be the ideal role for you. We are seeking an audit director to have overall responsibility for the audit department, on behalf of our client a multinational audit company.


The company offers ​the following benefits for this audit director position:

  • Attractive and dynamic environment
  • Very good compensation package
  • Friendly working environment


As an audit director, your responsibilities will include:

  • Manage a portfolio of clients.
  • Provide on-site coordination to audit clients, including among others, planning, day to day monitoring of the audit team, and completion of audit assignments.
  • Identify client expectations and challenges faced, in turn determining and recommending solutions.
  • Review the audit team’s work, ensuring deliverables are in line with company's audit methodology, predetermined timeframes and quality standards.
  • Have responsibility for the timely billing and collection of fees from clients.
  • Maintain business relationships with existing customers, associates and governmental authorities.
  • Engage in business development activities, aiming to increase brand awareness and expand the firm’s network and customer base.
  • Prepare competitive audit proposals.
  • Enhance cooperation among company's offices in the region.
  • Lead, inspire and motivate the financial services audit team.


As the ideal candidate for the audit director position, you need to have the following skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree in any field of study.
  • Master’s degree in Accounting & Finance, or related field will be considered an advantage.
  • Holder of a related professional qualification (e.g. ACCA and SOEL).
  • Certified Auditor in Greece (Ορκωτός Ελεγκτής) for the Director level.
  • At least 8-10 years of related experience in the Audit department of a leading audit firm.
  • Results orientation, business development and strong negotiation skills.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in both Greek and English.
  • Computer literacy


If you are interested in this audit director position, apply now. For more information, you can contact me, Eva Stamou

Please note that for transparency and equity reasons, only those applications made online via our site will be assessed. After the screening of all the CVs received, we will only contact the candidates who meet the requirements of the job to arrange an interview. ​ All applications are considered strictly confidential.