Auditor (Newly Qualified) - Birmingham

KnownFour Ltd
35750.00 - 37750.00 GBP Annual
18 Mar 2017
21 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
The Company

This firm offers an ambitious working environment in Birmingham, whilst being part of a driven global accountancy network spanning across 147 countries.

When joining this team, you will get the support and challenges required to shape the pathway of your career.

We are passionate about our people and relationships really do matter, and are solely built around our core values.

Overview of a Newly Qualified Auditor

The Newly Qualified Auditor will work as part of an audit team and will take responsibility for running the audit, working directly with the client under manager supervision. The Newly Qualified Auditor manages the audit team and supervises the audit process to ensure our audits are of high quality.

Responsibilities of a Newly Qualified Auditor

* Assists in the planning, execution and finalisation of all areas of the audit assignment for manager or partner review, seeking input for areas of concern and judgement.
* Predominant amount of time will be spent off-site at clients' premises.
* Identifies risk matters and raises with a manager and/or partner, while exercising judgement within agreed parameters.
* Produce work for the Manager and/or Partner review clearly highlighting issues and providing potential solutions to issues identified.
* Identify and understand client needs, suggest potential solutions on technical matters and communicate and agree client needs and potential solutions with managers.
* Active engagement with senior client staff to gain a good understanding of their business and ensure the efficient execution of the audit
* Take primary responsibility for monitoring progress against budget, and when the actual differs from the budget then gain a full understanding for the Manager.
* Supervise, coach and develop junior members of staff within teams, on client premises and in the office.
* Ensure compliance with internal (audit methodology and risk management) and external (regulatory) requirements
* Participate in group, stream and firm wide activities

Requirements of a Newly Qualified Auditor

* Newly Qualified ACA/ICAS/ACCA Qualified or overseas equivalent.
* Educated up to degree level or CTS.
* Experience supervising and coaching junior members of staff on site.
* Working knowledge of UK and International GAAS, IFRS, UK GAAP and Financial Reporting requirements.
* Working knowledge of firm services, issues regarding advice, and regulation and compliance, including anti-money laundering.
* Demonstrable knowledge of current economic and market trends.

Sponsorship for those coming from overseas is provided for the right candidate. Any candidate from overseas must hold an equivalent accounting qualification and have sound experience of UK GAAP.

If this is of interest to you and you want to find out more, please get in contact with me on [Phone number removed]