Senior Auditor- external audit Top Firm

Recruiter
Elite Audit
Location
Reading
Posted
16 Jul 2017
Closes
14 Aug 2017
Job role
Accountant

Audit Senior,£43K + Bens (Newly Qualified)

Reading/ Thames Valley

Due to continued growth our client - a reputable Top 15 Accounting and Advisory firm in the UK is now recruiting for a newly qualified Audit Senior to join the audit/assurance team.

You will be responsible for the delivery of client based assignments, ensuring the team’s audit work and reporting is of high quality. This role will include leading and coaching team members as well as managing relationships with clients. The person in this role will also contribute to the success of the business unit, which will involve wider business and people development. There will be opportunity to work on advisory engagements, on both the audit and non-audit clients.

The role requirements

  • ACA/ACCA/CA qualification essential.
  • Significant auditing and accounting experience (ideally UKGAAP).
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Office, especially Excel.
  • A passion for client service.
  • Display energy and enthusiasm and a focus on achieving results.
  • A keenness to further your own personal development and career goals

Personal responsibilities:

Demonstrating personal commitment to work and team success; showing positive attitude and enthusiasm for work and taking initiative to improve process/situations when appropriate.

  • Consistently treating colleagues with fairness and respect, helping to provide opportunities for everyone to contribute and succeed.
  • Providing and being receptive to regular and constructive feedback that improves self and others. Continually developing skills and knowledge.
  • Influencing, changing and shaping the direction of a particular activity, either internally and/or externally.
  • Coaching junior members of staff through sharing experience and knowledge appropriately.
  • Providing on-the-job training for developing auditing skills and familiarity with the firm’s audit methodology.
  • Participating in service line, office and firm wide activities.

Client responsibilities:

  • Acting as the first point of contact for clients on a day-to-day basis.
  • Demonstrating excellent writing, research and presentation skills (proficient in power point, excel and word).
  • Anticipating client needs, and communicating effectively with clients in both written and verbal exchanges.
  • Acting at all times with the Firm’s best interests in mind. Acts with integrity in all dealings.
  • Assisting in the planning, execution and finalisation of all areas of the audit assignment for manager or partner review, providing solutions and seeking input for areas of concern and judgement.
  • Demonstrating an understanding of the different types of risk, understanding the Firm’s approach and policies for managing risk in relevant business and applicable legal and regulatory rules and following policies.
  • Considering and managing risk (reputational, operational and credit) in all interactions with clients.

There is development and plenty of support for your career together with a healthy strong work /life balance ethic in the company.

Please apply with your CV for more information.


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