Audit Senior

England, Bristol
£0.00 per annum
14 Oct 2016
21 Oct 2016
Josh Rufus
Job Title
Experience Levels
Qualified Accountant
Contract Type
Full Time

Top 6 Practice in Bristol are looking for an Audit Senior to join their team which provides an expert service to many types of organisations in the private sector.

You will work as part of a team implementing a variety of audit processes in this client facing role, working on a wide range of clients and varying assignments acrossa number of private sector clients.

Working closely with both senior and junior management, your role will be to plan and lead your assigned portfolio of audit clients under management supervision. You will have good audit knowledge with an all round experience of practice work with strong technical, organisation and communication skills and a working knowledge of IFRS.

Private sector experience is beneficial but not essential.

  • Assists in the planning, execution and finalisation of all areas of the audit assignment for manager or partner review, seeking input for areas of concern and judgement; including carrying out briefings and review meetings
  • Maintaining key client relationships ensuring queries are dealt with and deadlines met
  • Identifies risk matters and raises with a manager and/or partner, while exercising judgement within agreed parameters
  • Produce work for the Manager and/or Partner review clearly highlighting issues and providing potential solutions to issues identified
  • Identify and understand client needs, suggest potential solutions on technical matters and communicate and agree client needs and potential solutions with managers
  • Active engagement with senior client staff in order to gain a good understanding of their business and ensure the efficient execution of the audit
  • Take primary responsibility for monitoring progress against budget, and when the actual differs from the budget then gain a full understanding for the Manager
  • Supervise, coach and develop junior members of staff within teams, on client premises and in the office, delegating where appropriate
  • Ensure compliance with internal (audit methodology and risk management) and external (regulatory) requirements
  • Participate in group, stream and firm wide activities, including business development including cross selling of services and attending networking events
  • Providing feedback on the work on less experienced staff and contributing to the appraisal process
  • Qualified accountant - ACA/CA/ACCA (or equivalent) with experience in a practice environment.
  • Proven technical experience with experience of offering a full range of successful advisory services.
  • Experience of supervising and coaching junior members of staff on site.
  • A broad range of audit experience.
  • Good interpersonal, communication skills including letter/ report writing and telephone skills.
  • Able to work either independently or as part of a team.
  • The candidate must have the ability to deal with a variety of cases in a methodical manner.

Rewards attached to this position are £42,000 per year plus excellent benefits - if this position interests you please apply today

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