Audit Senior

Jersey

Service/Department:

Audit

Sector:

Audit

Job type:

Permanent

Description:

Job Description
 
 

Job title: Audit Senior
 
Department: Audit & Assurance
 
Reporting to: Audit Manager
Job Level: 3
 
Role purpose:
To act as the senior auditor in undertaking audits of financial statements or other assurance work.
 
Core responsibilities:
  • Work under the oversight of Audit Director and Audit Manager;
  • Run complete audits;
  • Work as part of a bigger team on larger audit assignments;
  • Run audits from initial planning to final completion;
  • Produce comprehensive and accurate audit files and working papers;
  • Understand and act on instructions;
  • Work to deadlines;
  • Undertake and satisfactorily complete all professional development training required by the company.
 
Technical / Professional / Qualification Requirements:
  • ICAEW/ACCA Accountancy Qualification or equivalent;
  • Evidence of Continuous Professional Development.
  • Additionally, candidates must have spent the majority of their professional career working in external audit in a professional practice;
  • Familiarity of and experience in working with the clarified International Standards on Auditing is a further requirement;
  • An understanding of Jersey’s Financial Services regime or a similar regulated financial services regime (whilst not a requirement) would be perceived as a positive attribute.
Person Specification / Competencies:
Client: Strong client focus, demonstrates drive and delivers a quality service.  Sets standards.
Company: Has a commercial outlook, follows procedures and is aware of risk, escalating appropriately.  Has an innovative approach to work considering solutions.  Spots opportunities to develop and enhance people and process.  Demonstrates an enthusiasm and aptitude for learning and sharing knowledge.
People: Works collaboratively and is a team player with strong communication skills.  Shares knowledge and experience in support of the business, its people and culture.