Audit Senior (International)

To act as In Charge on audit and non-audit assignments leading teams of typically up to three trainees at client’s premises. To prepare a file – from planning through to completion – which has sufficient and appropriate evidence in order to form an opinion on whether the financial statements as prepared give a true and fair view of the company’s position and performance. This role will be involved in dealing with a number of international clients and international experience is a necessity.

Job Title: Audit Senior (International)
Department: Business Group
Reports to: Partners, Directors and Managers
Location: 16 Great Queen Street, Covent Garden, London, WC2B 5AH
Job Type: Permanent

Salary: £45,000 - £50,000 (depending on experience)

Expiry date: 19 April 2019

Main Duties and Responsibilities
  • Liaising with the clients(both based in the UK and internationally) and with other third parties where necessary;
  • Planning audits
  • Budgeting the time and cost of the audit including evaluating actuals to budget;
  • Ensuring all sections of an audit file are correct and completed in a timely manner ensuring that all statutory disclosures have been made; 
  • Clearing review points from the Manager/Partner in order to finalise audits, involving communication with clients where necessary to resolve audit issues;
  • Performing corporation tax and deferred tax computations;
  • Supervising and training junior members of the team;
  • Provide job appraisals for junior members of the team ensuring development areas are raised if necessary;
  • Carry out other ad hoc duties and exercises as determined by circumstances or agreed with partner/manager.


Qualifications and Experience
  • ACA or equivalent Institute qualified;
  • 5+ years audit experience;
  • Exposure to clients listed on US and/or other overseas exchanges essential;
  • Exposure to corporate finance and valuation exercises essential;
  • Some exposure to corporate tax accounting essential;
  • Advanced knowledge of Caseware and/or other paperless audit systems desirable;
  • Strong Microsoft Office suite skills (especially Excel) are very important.

Key Competencies
  • A technically strong auditor, confident dealing with all aspects of an assignment from planning through to completion;
  • Completed audit on both UK and internationally based organisations;
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills;
  • Able to work as part of small and large teams and interested in training junior team members;
  • High standards and pride in work produced;
  • Commercial awareness;
  • Good time management skills and ability to deal with competing deadlines;
  • Drive, resilience and sense of purpose;
  • All work that the Business Group Senior completes should be with reference to the Blick Rothenberg values and commitments to client service;
  • Your progress will be measured against our Development Framework, which sets out clearly what is expected of people at each job level within the firm.
In addition to a competitive remuneration package, Blick Rothenberg operates a Flexible Hours of Work Policy which provides people with the freedom to organise their working day around their commitments outside work.

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