job / partqualified audit senior east central scotland edinburgh 4004

Part-Qualified Audit Senior - Edinburgh

£Competitive (DOE) + Benefits - Audit & Risk
Ref: 4004 Date Posted: Monday 12 Nov 2018
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Audit Senior required for this well-respected firm of Chartered Accountants and Advisors in Edinburgh.

Due to growth, our client is looking to recruit a part-qualified auditor to join the Audit Assurance Team. This opportunity will suit an commercially-minded candidate wishing to move into an Audit Assurance Senior role, or an experienced Audit Senior looking for a new challenge. 

With a strong team of auditors at all levels and a dynamic client base, this role will offer the chance to work with clients in a wide range of sectors. The main duties of the role will include:

  • Audit of accounts for an extremely varied portfolio of clients - including PLCs, family companies, charities, housing associations, property groups and pension schemes
  • Supervision of audit teams (1-3 juniors) with responsibility for overseeing and reviewing their work, providing guidance and assistance where required
  • Regular liaison and communication with Partners and senior management
  • Assisting with specialist in-house training sessions
  • Building and maintaining successful client contact and relationships
  • Supporting management with ad hoc project work
  • Working to tight deadlines and agreed budgets

You will be a part-qualified auditor or finalist (CA/ACCA/ACA) with recent experience gained within professional practice. Comprehensive knowledge of accounts preparation is essential, as are strong communication skills and the ability to work to deadlines. You will demonstrate good problem-solving skills and be a successful team-player. IT skills including experience of Microsoft Office packages, CCH Audit Automation and SAGE would be beneficial. Driver with access to own car would be preferred.

£Competitive salary(DOE) + Excellent benefits package. Our client offers genuine training and development opportunities. For further information contact Lynsey Kerr on (0)131 516 4333 or