Qualified Auditors for Birmingham with international travel
Audit Seniors in a well established, major and sizeable Audit firm based in the thriving city of Birmingham and with some international travel. Qualified Accountant ACA, CA or ACCA with an excellent starting basic salary of c£39-44K + full benefits package including paid overtime, discretionary bonus giving potential remuneration of c£42-48K+
ACCA,or ACA, CA from England & Wales, Scottish or Irish or similar recognised international accountancy qualification along with legallity to work in full-time, permanent paid employment in the UK. Due to high numbers of applications, if you have not received a response within 10 days of your application please assume that you have been unsuccessful.
An excellent role for someone with audit experience and current experience of clients within Birmingham, Wolverhampton, Coventry, Cannock, Leamington, Warwick etc and the surrounds who wants to break into a big name and gain unrivalled experience or someone keen to relocate to this highly-performing city. You will be currently either working in audit locally or elsewhere in the UK or possibly overseas having worked previously in the UK & eligible to work in permanent full-time employment and keen to work in the Birmingham & Midlands region & surrounds. There is top quality work and client exposure on offer in the heart of this hugely popular location. Offices of some major names within business sectors such as retail, manuacturing, FMCG, construction, hi-tech and IT offering some of the highest levels of experience working with recognised names. Working on a great client base is part of this excellent opportunity with a big firm with further opportunities to transfer into other areas of the firm or secondments into in-house commercial finance roles within some selected clients.
About the Role
You will be based in the heart of the Birmingham & Midlands regional economy with easy access to clients, getting exposure to superb blue chip multinationals and superb UK companies. As Audit Senior / Assistant Manager you will be part of a team responsible for carrying out risk based audits primarily under UK GAAP and IAS (full training will be given where necessary in these areas).
Your Key accountabilities as Audit senior / Assistant manager will be
- Leading a team of part-qualified accountants
- Planning and preparation of client audits
- Managing the audit on-site on a daily basis including review of work carried out by other team members
Some international travel will be included in this role and will account for between 5-10% of your overall time as most work will be based within Birmingham & Midlands region
In addition, you may gain secondments to work in some of these blue chip, top tier clients
To be considered for the position of Audit senior / Assistant manager you will be:
- Recently qualified with an internationally recognised accountancy qualification including ACA, CA, ACCA Qualified Accountant - or 2017 finalist
- Currently working as an Audit Senior in accountancy practice and with regular audit experience which will account for c80%+ of your work
Experience /- exposure to some of the client sectors is ideal but not essential as full training in the sectors will be given where necessary
- IAS experience is welcome but not essential
- Strong interpersonal and team skills
You will be qualified or exam qualified and looking to gain specific experience to direct your career in a particular direction, or you may want a Big name on your CV whilst developing your client exposure and technical knowledge prior to deciding your ultimate aim. You will be working either in a large or medium-sized practice or maybe consisting of around 6+ partners (where you are completing significant levels of audits as part of your daily role) as this firm is seriously interested to meet talent from a range of different-sized firms as it has proved a successful venture previously. This is a real opportunity that is worth serious consideration for your own career development and direction
Location: Birmingham & Midlands region
Start date: August - November 2017
Job status: Permanent
Salary + package: c£39-44,000 + superb flexible benefits package, min 20 days holiday increasing to a max of 25 with further option to purchase up to a max of 5 additional days