Audit Senior - Public Sector

London (Greater)
16 May 2018
15 Jun 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Your new company
A top 10 Practice with a difference, offering auditing, accounting, tax and advisory services in the United Kingdom. They are one of Europe's largest audit and accounting firms with a huge global presence. They work with a wide range of clients - from individuals to local businesses to large corporate companies and global organisations - across many sectors. The team has one common goal - to focus on clients' agendas and deliver value through a personal touch backed by big experience. As the third largest provider of external audit services within the public sector their vision is to be recognised in the marketplace as a firm focused on people and clients, and as a firm that stands out for its contribution to society.

Your new role
The public services audit team works with local government, health and central government entities. As an audit senior you will be supervising and delivering external audits to the highest quality predominantly on public sector clients. You'll prepare or review work papers and drafts of the financial statements as well as allocating work to other members of the audit team, ensuring associates understand their responsibilities and have received excellent on-the-job coaching preparing or reviewing work papers and drafts of the financial statements. Finally you will oversee all aspects of audit fieldwork and completion.

What you'll need to succeed
You will be a newly Qualified ACA/ICAS/ACCA with previous experience of working in an audit role in Practice. You will have experience supervising and coaching junior members of staff on site and will have led a number of audits. You will have working knowledge of International Auditing Standards (IAS), IFRS, UK GAAP and be able to demonstrate knowledge of current economic and market trends. Finally, although not essential, previous experience of public sector clients (Local Government, NHS, Central Government, Charities) is desirable.

What you'll get in return
In addition to a generous salary and benefits, few firms offer the same breadth and quality of work, responsibility and experience. This firm recognises and rewards your high performance and you will have the opportunity to excel, progress and share in the firms success.

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