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Audit Senior - Financial Services - Edinburgh

£Excellent Salary (DOE) + Benefits - Professional Services - Audit & Risk
Ref: 4592 Date Posted: Monday 18 Nov 2019
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Audit Senior required for the successful External Audit team of this large firm of Chartered Accountants.

Based in Edinburgh, you will join a collaborative and dynamic team committed to the provision of high-quality audit services and business advisory for a wide range of financial services clients, from small, fast growing companies to large entities. This is an excellent opportunity to have direct client contact with those from financial organisations within banking, capital markets, private equity, insurance and consumer finance;and support them with complex business issues from strategy to execution.

The team encourages early leadership and focus on using the latest technology to reduce the level of manual testing required. This allows the team to focus on the most valuable areas of client service and enhance corporate governance and the reliability of clients' information.

  • Proactive management of a number of clients, reporting findings to management
  • Lead, mentor and supervise junior members of the team throughout audit assignments
  • Create and nurture effective working relationships with clients
  • Ensuring regular development of your technical knowledge and contributing to the wider team acumen
  • Maintaining your awareness of local and national business and economic issues and the impact these may have for your clients
  • Proactive involvement in business development activities, helping to identify and research opportunities on new and existing clients
  • Building and developing internal relationships

You will be newly qualified or soon to qualify (CA/ACA/ACCA) with IFRS, UK GAAP, and SOX experience. You will be passionate about delivering a high-quality of client service. You will be an excellent communicator with good time-management skills and a willingness to develop your project management and leadership skills.  

Excellent Salary (DOE) + Benefits. This is a rewarding role offering exposure to highly interesting work and truly promising career progression opportunities. For more information please contact Lynsey Kerr on (0131) 516 4333 or