Ref
18403
Department
Audit & Assurance
Location
London
Employment type
Full-time
Description

Are you a Qualified Audit Senior?

We are looking for an Audit Senior to join our London office Audit team.

We would consider Qualified or Part Qualified candidates with ideally 2 years work experience and professional exam stage completed, so if in doubt, please apply to discuss your level of experience further.

The purpose of this role is to play a key part of the audit team ensuring that audit planning, fieldwork and completion is performed to a sufficient standard, ultimately resulting in the ability for Menzies to sign audit reports.

 

Key Responsibilities 

  • Planning, execution and completion of audits reporting to managers and partners.
  • Preparation of accounts, reports and other assignments as required.
  • Co-ordinate planning with clients, including liaising with relevant departments within the firm.
  • Communicating and building relationships with clients and related third parties.
  • Leading on-site audit teams and completing jobs with minimal supervision, to deadlines and within budget.
  • Business development including promoting the firm and its services to the existing client base and prospects.
  • Development and supervision of trainees.

 

The Person

  • ACA / ACCA / CA qualified or Part Qualified accountant (ICAEW, ICAS, Irish Institute or equivalent international qualification)
  • Recent experience in Audit and Assurance within an accountancy practice
  • Experience of leading external audit assignments from planning to completion stages under International Standards on Auditing
  • Experience of preparing accounts in accordance with UK GAAP
  • Able to work independently as well as part of a team
  • Strong communication skills with senior staff and clients
  • Confident user of Microsoft Office suite – Intermediate/Advanced user of Word and Excel.
  • Motivated to take responsibility of the role and maintain a high level of quality service across
  • Sound knowledge of key risks applicable to specific audits and aware of own limitations and when to ask for assistance