Auditor Senior - Accountancy

Job Details

Edinburgh, Scotland Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Competitive salary plus benefits
Sector: Accounting & Finance Type: Permanent
Start Date: ASAP Contact: Sarah Cairns

Audit Senior | £35-50K + bonus and benefits | Chartered Accountancy Firm | Edinburgh, UK | EU Applicants Only Considered

Our Client based in Edinburgh, is currently looking for Audit Seniors to work with a portfolio of clients across several of their offices based in the UK and Scotland. They are looking for ambitious individuals who are looking to progress with their Audit Accountancy career within an environment where they will be recognised and rewarded for their efforts.

The appointed Audit Senior´s Main Duties:

  • Completing audit work effectively and efficiently from planning through to finalisation
  • Keeping managers/partners informed of progress with assignments
  • Briefing, coaching and training audit assistants on assignments to ensure they are developing to their full potential
  • Carrying out detailed audit testing at client premises
  • Ensuring compliance with firm audit methodology and external regulatory requirements
  • Preparing draft financial statements, compliant with the required reporting standards (e.g. UK GAAP, FRS102, IFRS)
  • Good technical experience of UK company accounts preparation

The Audit Senior Profile and Skills required are:

  • Accountancy qualification (e.g. ICAS/ACCA/ICAEW)
  • Experience of leading audit assignments
  • Good technical experience of UK company accounts preparation
  • Approachable and patient, even when under pressure
  • Ability to carry out instructions timely, diligently and to the requested standard
  • Flexible approach to work to ensure client timescales are met
  • Positive can do attitude

Company Description:

Our client is the largest independent firm of Chartered Accountants in Scotland, their specialists consult across a whole range of disciplines including audit, tax, business and personal finance. Because of their size and scale, there will always be an expert on hand to listen, learn and advise. They seek to recruit only the best in class Audit Managers and Seniors to join their already dynamic and well established team.

Do you have what it takes to takes to be their newly appointed Audit Senior?

Please click on the 'apply' button and upload your CV or alternatively contact Sarah Cairns, Recruitment Consultant on 0207 183 6462.

We have a variety of jobs within the Accounting and Finance sector ranging from £25k-£150k, so if this one is not suitable please get in touch to discuss other exciting opportunities you can apply for.


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