Audit Senior SME Specialist

Recruiter
Eden Scott
Location
Edinburgh
Salary
£35000 - £45000 per annum + DOE + Pension
Posted
13 Nov 2017
Closes
15 Nov 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Eden Scott's client is a mid-tier accountancy practice with offices based throughout the UK and Ireland. They are currently growing their accounting and finance teams across several disciplines and have identified the need to create a completely new role within the organisation. Based from the Edinburgh office you will be responsible for managing a client port-folio and have responsibility for all aspects of assignments including the planning and execution of audits, managing the client relationship, fee income and ensuring the highest professional standards are maintained. You will ensure each assignment is appropriately resourced and provide a very high level of customer care. We are looking for someone with the nous to develop business via networking and referral activities and to bring more opportunities for other colleagues within the business. To be successful in this role you will; Be a fully qualified accountant with a qualification that is recognised by the CCAB including; ICAS, CIMA, ACCA, CIPFA, ICAEW or an equivalent professional grounding in accounting. You will be a fully-trained external auditor with a demonstrably strong understanding of auditing practices. Conversant with FRS 102, UK GAAP and other regulatory and statutory obligations. Very strong IT skills and the ability to harness these to automate activities where possible. Very well developed report writing skills to complete information that is available for public scrutiny. Softer skills including relationship management, commercial abilities and the presence required to give comfort to clients. This is ideal for someone who is intent on developing a career within the external audit field as you will gain further experience of business development activities as you work towards a more senior role. To ensure you don't miss out on this opportunity please apply with your CV and contact details today. This opportunity is just one of several opportunities we have available at any one time within the Accounting and Finance field. To hear more about how Eden Scott can help to enhance and develop your career options please get in touch with us for a confidential discussion on 0131 550 1100. Alternatively you can get in touch with Paul Buchan on 0131 550 1121. Eden Scott offers the services of an employment agency for the placement of permanent staff and acts as an employer for the delivery of interim solutions.