Audit Assistant (ACA/ACCA)

Taylor Hawkes Ltd
20000.00 - 30000.00 GBP Annual
05 Sep 2017
20 Sep 2017
Contract Type
A leading provider of audit, tax and consulting, are looking for an ACA/ACCA part-qualified Audit Assistant to join their team in Chelmsford, Essex.

To provide on-site management of each assurance assignment in an efficient and effective manner and to help ensure that clients receive a quality service in all aspects.


* To be a key part of assurance teams undertaking assignments, including opportunities to lead the on-site element of the work.
* To ensure that each assignment is undertaken in accordance with the pre-assignment instructions and to carry out all aspects of the assignment efficiently, thoroughly and in accordance with the firm??s procedures.
* To act as day to day point of contact for the client during the onsite work and to respond to client queries on a timely basis at other times during the assurance process, practising the principles of excellent client service at all times.
* To review work completed by less experienced staff for adequacy and completeness and to discuss and document feedback at the completion of each assignment.
* To maintain training records conscientiously and to keep up to date with examination studies, as applicable.
* To attend staff meetings and training and to assist in student recruitment, training and marketing activities as required.
* To carry out any other duties as are within the scope, spirit and purpose of the job, the title of the role and its grading, as required by the Line Manager or Head of Department.


* Candidates must be ACA/ACCA part-qualified, preferred first time passes in all examinations
* Minimum 12 months consistent exposure to assurance assignments with a reputable firm
* At least 75% of previous experience to have been on assurance assignments
* Eagerness to learn and grow into the role, liaising directly with Managers and Partners
* Flexibility to work in a range of client locations across Essex and East London, sometime further afield and on a wide range of clients


* Assurance experience - at least one the following types of clients would be advantageous:
* Large Owner Managed Business clients
* Charities & Not for Profit clients
* Experience of clients reporting under full FRS102 including consolidated financial statements
* Full driving licence and access to your own vehicle


* GBP20,000 - GBP30,000 (dependent on experience)
* Full study support

For more information, please contact Colin Priddle at Taylor Hawkes.

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