Audit Senior - Aberdeen

40000.00 - 45000.00 GBP Annual
19 Mar 2017
21 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Change Public Practice are working with a global Chartered Accountancy firm in Aberdeen to assist them with their extensive growth of their Audit team. This is a highly exciting time to join this business who despite the global Oil & Gas crisis, have actually gone from strength to strength and continued to grow! Aberdeen has always been an attractive location in Scotland to work due to the international and global focus making your client exposure second to none! In addition to this, the salaries offer an attractive and competitive advantage over other locations in the UK and coupled with the variety of out-of-work activities, it is a location that really does cater for all! Whether you want to live and immerse yourself in the city life, or enjoy the relaxed countryside - the ability to choose your lifestyle without compromising your career is a highly attractive selling point! If you enjoy, hill walking, snow sports, the beach, scenic walks, golf, or continual new swanky bars - this really is the city for you! This Chartered Accountancy firm in Aberdeen has a strong global presence and they have a real focus on engaging with top calibre candidates in addition to offering a work style that causes very little attrition. With a key focus on flexible working hours and people development, this firm has made great strides into breaking out of the mould of a typical accountancy firm culture of long and stressful working hours. The office environment has a clear buzz about it with social committees and charity involvements and they have also bred an environment where feedback is welcome and thus they are always aiming to improve on their staff experience to ensure staff retention. Due to an increase in workload, this firm is looking to recruit several Audit Seniors. As Aberdeen is an Oil & Gas hub and this firm has a number of key multinational oil clients, exposure to the Oil & Gas industry would be desirable - this could range from large global organisations to smaller oil service companies to the oil and gas industry ranging from a few million turnover up to several billion turnover. Aberdeen in general is investing into new areas to safeguard against reliance on the Oil & Gas industry so other sector exposure area also welcome including Food & Drink, Life Sciences, Local Authorities etc. Summary of Requirements: Must hold a full CA qualification - ICAS, ACCA or equivalent Minimum of 3 years' experience gained from a similar environment i.e. Big 4, Top 10 or mid-tier practice Oil and Gas client exposure would be ideal but mixed sector background would also be a very welcome addition to the team Client size - ranging from small subsidiaries up to large corporations will all be considered Ability to coach junior members of staff is desired and must be able to work well within a team