Audit Semi Senior (Business Services) - Top 10 Accountancy Firm

Posted 6 April by Kingsley Hamilton People

The Company:

Our client is a top 10 accountancy firm, based in London with numerous offices across England.

The Role:

As an Audit Semi Senior, you will be managing a wide range of clients including natural resource companies, tech companies, professional practices and retailers. Your work could range from conducting audits at clients' premises to preparing management or statutory accounts.

The Responsibilities:

  • Attending pre-audit discussions with the partner and manager
  • Planning smaller audit assignments with the assistance of the audit partner and manager
  • Ensuring an adequate briefing is held and other members of staff are briefed in detail
  • Ensuring that the work undertaken on site is in accordance with the approved plan and budget
  • Reviewing the work of more junior staff on each assignment and providing feedback to them
  • Holding daily team meetings to assess progress on smaller assignments
  • Completing small and large audit assignments under withdrawn supervision and passing complete files for review to the manager
  • Handling specialist audit assignments - gaining experience at a junior level on solicitor reviews, charity audits and IFRS assignments.

The Candidate:

  • ACA part-qualified with no previous exam fails
  • Detailed working knowledge of IFRS and FRS 102 and UK GAAP, essential
  • Strong technical, analytical, and report writing skills
  • Approximately 12-18 months relevant work experience in a top 30 Firm
  • Accountancy audit based training
  • Looking to progress through a training contract
  • Able to pass relevant professional examinations and eager to attend training courses
  • Possess IT skills in Word and Excel
  • Demonstrable skills in audit software including Pentana Checker, Proaudit & Caseware

Required skills

  • ACA
  • Accountancy
  • Analytical
  • Audit
  • Software

Application questions

Have you failed any ACA/ACCA exam to present?
Are you ACCA/ACA part qualified?

Reference: 34844011

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