Audit Manager (Financial Services) - Stockholm

 Location: Sweden
 Salary: Competitive + relocation assistance
 Job type: Permanent
 Closes: closed

Meraki Talent are currently working with a global leading accounting firm in Stockholm, Sweden who are looking to expand their Audit department. This position will be based in the Financial Services audit department which is an established team and going through continuous growth.

From a professional point of view, Stockholm is an excellent location for expats to relocate to as English is widely spoken there. The economy is growing strongly with unemployment trending downwards and living standards among the highest in the world. In addition, everyone enjoys the same opportunities, rights and obligations in all areas of life as Sweden is a global leader in gender equality.

On a personal level, the quality of life you will have in Sweden is fantastic. Public services such as healthcare, education, transport etc and working benefits like annual leave entitlement in Sweden are often regarded as some of the best in the world! In Sweden, you will have a fantastic work/life balance whilst not compromising on career progression. In terms of the climate, most people say the winter is cold and dark. This is true but Sweden has lots to offer in winter, the abundance of nature makes winter fresh and beautiful. Winter sports are HUGE in Sweden - go cross country skiing in nature, ice skating, etc. In summer, temperatures can reach 30 degrees and with the city beaches, Sweden becomes an amazing place to spend the summer.


Responsibilities of the Audit Manager

  • Managing and developing client relationships
  • Involvement in leading audits from planning stage to completion
  • Supervising and mentoring junior members of staff
  • Working with a varied client base and on a number of projects at any one time
  • Ensuring relationships are maintained to a high standard

Requirements of the Audit Manager:

  • Must have completed CA/ACCA/CPA or equivalent
  • Bachelors/Masters/equivalent degree in a relevant field
  • Upwards of 6 years’ audit experience, with a top tier accountancy practice
  • Strong experience in Financial Services audit - Banking or Insurance preferred
  • First class communication skills, verbal and written - a confident and outgoing personality
  • A strong command of the English language is essential, knowledge of the Swedish language is an asset
  • The ability to build and maintain strong client relationships


If this sounds like an opportunity you’d like to hear more about, please get in touch today. Call Nicola Goedkoop on +44 141 648 9414 or email nicola.goedkoop@merakitalent.com 

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Audit Manager, Financial Services, Banking, Insurance, CA/ACCA/CPA, Big 4 or Top 10 experience.

ACCA Assurance Audit Audit Manager banking Big 4 CPA Insurance Top 10

Meraki Talent values diversity in our own workforce and we actively support our clients to build diverse and inclusive workplaces. For all our roles, both internal and those on behalf of our clients, we welcome enquiries from everyone

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Principal Consultant - International

Nicola Goedkoop


Nicola is one of the founding members of Meraki Talent and is a key member of our International Accountancy and Finance division, where she focuses on Assurance. She started her recruitment career in 2010 and loves building strong relationships in her network.