Audit Senior - Woking

Ref: 1250 Date Posted: Monday 26 Feb 2024

Are you a talented and ambitious audit professional looking to advance your career within a reputable accountancy practice? Our client, based in Woking, is seeking a skilled Audit Senior to join their dynamic team and contribute to the successful delivery of high-quality audit and assurance services. As a specialized recruitment agency, we are excited to present this fantastic opportunity for career growth and professional development.

Responsibilities:

As an Audit Senior, you will play a vital role in conducting and managing audit engagements for a diverse range of clients. Your key responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • Assisting in the planning and execution of audit assignments, ensuring compliance with relevant auditing standards and regulatory requirements.
  • Leading on-site audit teams, providing guidance and support to junior team members and fostering a collaborative work environment.
  • Performing detailed tests and analytical procedures on financial statements and audit workpapers to verify accuracy and identify potential issues.
  • Evaluating internal controls and making recommendations for improvements to enhance client processes and reduce risk exposure.
  • Preparing comprehensive audit reports, summarizing findings, and providing valuable insights to clients and management.
  • Building strong relationships with clients, understanding their business needs, and addressing any audit-related inquiries.
  • Keeping abreast of changes in accounting and auditing standards, ensuring the application of up-to-date methodologies and best practices.
  • Assisting in the training and development of audit trainees, contributing to their professional growth and skills enhancement.

Requirements:

To excel in this role, the ideal candidate should possess the following qualifications and attributes:

  • ACA or ACCA qualified, with a strong background in external audit gained within an accountancy practice.
  • Demonstrated experience in leading audit engagements, managing teams, and delivering high-quality audit services.
  • Thorough knowledge of UK GAAP, IFRS, and auditing standards, with a commitment to maintaining technical excellence.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, facilitating effective interactions with clients and colleagues.
  • Analytical mindset and attention to detail, enabling the identification of potential risks and opportunities during audits.
  • Proactive and results-oriented approach, with the ability to manage priorities and meet tight deadlines.
  • Proficiency in using audit software and MS Office suite.

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