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Audit Senior - Edinburgh

Ref: 84 Date Posted: Monday 20 Nov 2017

French Duncan are currently recruiting for an Audit Senior to assist the Senior Management Team to deliver audit and accounting services. You will be responsible for the planning implementation and completion of a variety of audit clients and you will also be required to mentor and support other members of the team. This position is primarily based in Edinburgh but there is scope for this role to be based in other offices.

 

Main Responsibilities 

This role will involve but it not limited to;

  • The completion of audit fieldwork/planned substantive and analytical audit procedures, normally on site at clients premises
  • Responsible for the planning and completion of audits assignments
  • Ensure audit files have appropriate and sufficient documentation on each section worked on to support the opinion and documenting all conclusions
  • Responsible for the planning, execution and finalisation of the audit assignment for Partner/Manager review
  • Preparation of statutory financial statements from client data
  • Highlight high level risk areas or matters of concern to the Partner/Manager
  • Assist with the development of more junior members within the team
  • Ensure compliance with all internal and external regulatory requirements
  • Complete all administration in a timely manner (including timesheets and fees) and to a high standard

Person Specification 

As a minimum, a senior within French Duncan will

  • Be part qualified / newly qualified in ICAS / ACCA 
  • Possess effective communication skills
  • Have sound  technical skills and industry specific knowledge in their areas of responsibilities
  • Be enthusiastic in all aspects of their work
  • Have practice experience within an audit function