BDO Digital Assurance Assistant Manager

London, United Kingdom
Competitive + benefits
12 Feb 2024
08 Mar 2024
Contract Type
Full Time

Ideas | People | Trust

We're BDO. An accountancy and business advisory firm, providing the advice and solutions entrepreneurial organisations need to navigate today's changing world.

We work with the companies that are Britain's economic engine - ambitious, entrepreneurially-spirited and high-growth businesses that fuel the economy - and directly advise the owners and management teams that lead them.

We'll broaden your horizons

Manage risk for our clients to make them stronger for the future.

Our Digital & Risk Advisory Services (DRAS) are designed to enable organisations to leverage our innovative methodologies, technology, and highly experienced professionals to manage their business risks most effectively. Working at BDO offers curious-minded people excellent exposure to all aspects of business strategy, operations and more.

We're a dynamic team of internal auditors, accountants, technology, and business transformation experts with disciplines in finance, risk, projects and change, cyber and digital, amongst others.

Our extensive network and depth of experience mean we work in a highly client-centric way, focused on providing a collaborative, tailor-made advisory service. Our team helps clients manage their business-critical threats, such as cyber events, and build resilient businesses capable of responding to internal and external events which may interrupt their operations. Being known for exceptional client service in our chosen markets, we put innovation and agility at the heart of everything we do.

This is your chance to join a fast-paced, growing team and help shape the future of DRAS at BDO.

We'll help you succeed

Our Digital Advisory business has been experiencing double - digit growth consistently for the past three years. As a team of 70+, we are looking to grow our capability to bring quality and innovation to the market.

We are looking to recruit an individual as a manager to join our expanding Digital team to aid in growing our Digital Assurance portfolio of Third Party Assurance (Digital ISAE 3402s, ISAE 3000s, Digital AUPs, SOC 1s, SOC 2s/SOC3s) work. The role will typically focus on managing and growing the teams delivering Digital Assurance engagements and guiding clients on their level of risk, their controls, and the assurance audit from start to finish. As experts on technology risk, the BDO Digital team advises clients across industries and geographies, staying at the forefront of knowledge of the threat landscape, leading practices and regulatory expectations.

You'll be someone with:

Technical Knowledge, Professional Qualifications and Experience

We encourage applications from a variety of candidates - the landscape of technology is constantly changing, so there is no single, fixed profile of individual suitable for this dynamic environment. We're committed to building a strong, resilient, and adaptable team to lead the Digital and Third Party Assurance market, which is built on diversity of profiles and skills. An individual with a selection of the following attributes would be an ideal candidate for application:

  • Strong understanding and working knowledge of IT audits and/ or control gap assessments
  • Strong foundation and understanding of Third Party Assurance audits and frameworks
  • Demonstrable interest, training, experience or certification (e.g. CISSP, CISM, CISA) in technology and cyber security is highly beneficial
  • Strong technical foundation to support the understanding of risks and controls, experience in information technology, IT risk (consultancy experience) or digital regulatory landscape
  • Ability to build sustainable relationships and networks with team members and with clients

You'll be able to be yourself; we'll recognise and value you for who you are and celebrate and reward your contributions to the business. We're committed to agile working, and we offer every colleague the opportunity to work in ways that suit you, your teams, and the task at hand.

At BDO, we'll help you achieve your personal goals and career ambitions, and we have programmes, resources, and frameworks that provide clarity and structure around career development.

We're in it together

Mutual support and respect is one of BDO's core values and we're proud of our distinctive, people-centred culture. From informal success conversations to formal mentoring and coaching, we'll support you at every stage in your career, whatever your personal and professional needs.

Our agile working framework helps us stay connected, bringing teams together where and when it counts so they can share ideas and help one another. At BDO, you'll always have access to the people and resources you need to do your best work.

We know that collaboration is the key to creating value for the companies we work with and satisfying experiences for our colleagues, so we've invested in state-of-the-art collaboration spaces in our offices. BDO's people represent a wealth of knowledge and expertise, and we'll encourage you to build your network, work alongside others, and share your skills and experiences. With a range of multidisciplinary events and dedicated resources, you'll never stop learning at BDO.

We're looking forward to the future

At BDO, we help entrepreneurial businesses to succeed, fuelling the UK economy. Our success is powered by our people, which is why we're always finding new ways to invest in you. Across the UK thousands of unique minds continue to come together to help companies we work with to achieve their ambitions

We've got a clear purpose, and we're confident in our future, because we're adapting and evolving to build on our strengths, ensuring we continue to find the right combination of global reach, integrity and expertise. We shape the future together with openness and clarity, because we believe in empowering people to think creatively about how we can do things better.



Similar jobs

Similar jobs