Audit and Assurance, Audit Accounts Associate

Recruiter
Deloitte
Location
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Posted
10 Feb 2018
Closes
15 Feb 2018
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Role description As part of Deloitte's drive to deliver the Distinctive Audit to our clients we have established Centres of Excellence. A Centre of Excellence has been created in Newcastle to support our client engagement teams throughout the UK. An opportunity exists to join our new team as an Accounts and Audit Associate. Successful candidates will be based in Newcastle and provide remote support to our nationwide client engagement teams in completing tasks associated with the audit of statutory accounts. The role will involve day to day liaison with client engagement teams and will allow you to develop an understanding of company accounts. Team members will have the opportunity become subject matter specialists, develop best practice and play a key role in helping deliver a high quality service to our clients. As team members progress there will be opportunities to perform quality checks on the work completed by other team members and become team leaders. Our established training programmes will provide you with an opportunity to develop both your technical and soft skills. Hours: This is a permanent role. We do encourage careful consideration of agile ways of working, both formal and informal arrangements that allow for the best outcomes for our people and our clients. If this opportunity is interesting as a permanent role with a degree of flexibility please do discuss with us. Location: You will be based in the Deloitte Newcastle office. Responsibilities: As an Accounts and Audit Associate within the Audit and Assurance practice you will have responsibility for: Casting and proof reading accounts. Processing changes to accounts. Agreement of information included within the accounts to supporting documentation provided by audit engagement teams. Proof reading of other client deliverables. Undertaking other administrative tasks to assist audit teams. Requirements: GCSE's or equivalent with a minimum grade C in English and grade B in Maths. Attention to detail. Able to display initiative, proactivity, professionalism and confidence. Computer literacy is essential with knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word and Excel) and an ability to learn new packages quickly. Diligence, hard work and co-operation to be an effective member of the team. Articulate and able to demonstrate discretion. Strong interpersonal and communication skills. Ability to prioritise workload and work under pressure with a flexible approach. An understanding of accounts is desirable but not necessary as training will be provided. We are Audit and Assurance We understand our clients' operations, their industry and the issues they face. We understand an audit is not about looking back, but about helping those businesses to plan for a successful future. Together with our team you will build on our distinctive combination of specialist skills, pioneering technology, industry expertise and on-going investment to grow our business and continue to improve the market-defining services we offer. Our Practice offers a wide ranging and challenging number of business areas in which to develop your career. These comprise business assurance within our Corporate Groups, Public Sector and Financial Services Audit groups, and advisory specialisms including Treasury Advisory, Risk Analytics and Technology Consulting. As one of the largest audit practices, joining us will mean working with some of the leading practitioners in the industry, for some of the leading organisations in the world and towards a career goal that is entirely yours to shape. About Deloitte Our Purpose & Strategy To make an impact that matters for our clients, our people and society - defines who we are and what we stand for. Our purpose provides the foundation for our strategy and our aspiration to be the undisputed leader in professional services: this is not about size, it's about being the first choice. The first choice for the largest and most influential clients, and the first choice for the best talent. What do we do? Deloitte offers Global integrated professional services that include Audit and Risk Advisory, Tax, Consulting and Financial Advisory. Our approach combines intellectual leadership, industrial expertise, insight, consulting & problem solving capabilities, technology revolutions and innovation from multiple disciplines to help our clients excel anywhere in the world. What do we value? At Deloitte we foster a collaborative culture where talented individuals can produce their best work. We value innovative thinking, diverse insights and a genuinely distinctive level of customer service. We value difference, with respect at the heart of our inclusive culture, and we support agile working arrangements. Hear from some of our people already working at Deloitte in agile ways. We are proud to have received a Best for All Stages of Motherhood special award in 2016 as a Top Employer for Working Families. Your application – what to expect To be considered for this role follow the link to complete our online application form. We will call you to find out more about you and then if we think we’re the right place for you, we’ll invite you in to meet us face to face - it’s a great chance for us to learn more about each other. It’s your career. Where will it take you? Deloitte LLP is a limited liability partnership registered in England and Wales with registered number OC303675 and registered office at 2 New Street Square, London, EC4A 3BZ. Deloitte LLP is the United Kingdom affiliate of Deloitte NWE LLP, a member firm of Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited, a UK private company limited by guarantee (“DTTL”), its network of member firms, and their related entities. DTTL and each of its member firms are legally separate and independent entities. Requisition code: 143819

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