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Audit Senior - Edinburgh

£Excellent Salary (DOE) + Benefits - Audit & Risk
Ref: 4275 Date Posted: Tuesday 21 Jan 2020
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Audit Senior required to join the successful Audit Practice of this Big 4 firm of Chartered Accountants.

With the option to be based in Edinburgh or Glasgow, you will join a dynamic team in providing a high standard of audit services to a diverse portfolio of clients, ranging from FTSE representation to entrepreneurial private businesses. You will support a multi-disciplinary team in meeting client reporting requirements and providing meaningful insight into pivotal business matters.

Responsibilities include:

  • Leading audit fieldwork, supervising junior members of the team and keeping client contacts up to date on audit matters and requirements
  • Assisting with the completion of the audit process, highlighting high-risk areas and developing your technical and business skills across key areas such as revenue, financial instruments and income taxes
  • Maintaining and building knowledge of market changes, trends and processes; regularly sharing your knowledge with junior colleagues
  • Building strong and successful client relationships, understanding their needs and referring them to other relevant business areas where possible

You will be CA/ACCA/ACA qualified, or finalist, with a minimum of 2-3 years’ practical audit and assurance experience gained within a top accountancy practice. You will have strong communication and interpersonal skills and can build successful relationships with colleagues, senior management and client stakeholders. Experience of SOX 4 and applying UK GAAP and IFRS is highly desireable.

£Competitive Salary (DOE) + Benefits. Our client is committed to the development and progression of staff in a supportive and flexible environment. For more information please contact Lynsey Kerr on (0) 131 516 4333 or