Audit Senior

  • Job Reference: 1265
  • Date Posted: 15 June 2024
  • Recruiter: ProTalent Limited
  • Location: Ipswich
  • Salary: £34,000 to £45,000
  • Sector: Audit
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Contact: Haidee Tucker

Job Description

Audit Senior - Ipswich

ProTalent is working with a leading accountancy practice who are seeking an Audit Senior to join their team. This is a well-established Accountancy Practice based in Ipswich, currently expanding their Corporate and Commercial Division. We are on the hunt for a motivated Audit Senior to lead site audit teams, offering hands-on compliance and advisory services that not only meet but exceed client expectations.

**What You'll Bring:**

- **Adaptability and Tenacity:** You thrive in challenging situations, persistently working towards effective solutions.
- **Organizational Skills:** Operating at a high level of confidentiality while managing multiple tasks is second nature to you.
- **Collaborative Spirit:** You enjoy fostering relationships, both within the organisation and with external partners.
- **Multitasking:** Juggling various deliverables is a skill you've honed.
- **Effective Communication:** Your verbal and written communication skills are strong and clear.
- **Positive Attitude:** You consistently exceed client expectations with your optimistic and can-do approach.

**What's In It For You:**

Joining the team means embracing a journey of personal and professional growth . On offer:

- **Work-Life Balance:** Flexible and agile working options to suit your needs.
- **Wellbeing Initiatives:** Engage in a range of wellness activities, from charity events to therapies.
- **Employee Assistance:** Access to advice, support services, and counselling through the Employee Assistance Programme.
- **Social Engagement:** Regular sports and social events
- **Personal Development:** Opportunities to attend training courses for both technical and personal skill enhancement.
- **Benefits Package:** Enjoy discounted gym membership, the option to purchase additional holiday, and more.

**Your Responsibilities:**

**Audit:**

- Develop comprehensive audit plans that align with objectives.
- Lead discussions on audit strategy and risk assessment.
- Oversee all facets of audit fieldwork and completion.
- Ensure planned audit work fulfils objectives and standards.
- Prepare audit documentation and financial statement drafts.
- Delegate tasks to audit team members, providing necessary training.
- Address and advance conclusions on technical and audit issues.

**Client Relations:**

- Maintain current understanding of clients' businesses.
- Foster positive working relationships with client staff.
- Identify opportunities to offer additional services.

**Task Management:**

- Uphold the firm's professional duties and achieve deadlines.
- Manage workload effectively and communicate with superiors.

**Desirable Qualifications and Experience:**

- ACA or ACCA qualified or equivalent.
- Experience with external client interaction.
- Significant background in professional accountancy practice.
- Proficiency in Microsoft packages and audit software.
- Ability to adapt swiftly to changing priorities.
- Portfolio management experience and coaching skills.