Financial Services Auditors , Channel Islands

Bermuda / Cayman Islands / Guernsey / Jersey
£40000 - £44000 + low tax + benefits
28 Sep 2017
28 Oct 2017
Qualification Level
Fully qualified, Newly qualified
Professional Membership
Contract Type
Contract, Full time, Permanent

Audit Senior in a Big Firm Audit based offshore Qualified Accountant ACA, CA, ACCA, CPA or equivalent with an excellent starting basic salary of c£40-44K + v low tax  + full benefits package including paid overtime, attractive discretionary bonus

ACCA, CPA or ACA, CA from England & Wales, Scottish or Irish or similar recognised international accountancy qualification with current UK/Irish practice audit experience and current eligibility to work in the EU in full-time, permanent & paid employment

Location:  Channel Islands


An excellent role for someone with audit experience who wants to break into a Big name and gain unrivalled experience.  You must have current experience of  the UK/Irish,based audit markets and be currently working in audit and keen to experience working offshore.  Recognised as hugely important location in finance for many blue chip business  and financial services companies, there is real top quality work and client exposure on offer in the heart of this hugely popular location.  Offices of some major blue chip names within business sectors such as retail, and financial services offering some of the highest levels of experience working with internationally recognised names.  Working on a superb client base of national and international clients is part of this scintillating opportunity with a Big firm with further opportunities to transfer into areas including tax, corporate finance or work overseas in the future.

About the Role

 You will be based in the heart of the international financial offshore economy with easy access to clients, getting exposure to superb blue chip multinationals and superb global companies.   As Audit Senior / Assistant Manager you will be part of a team responsible for carrying out risk based audits primarily under UKGAAP and IFRS (full training will be given where necessary but you must have experience of at least one of these standards).

Your Key accountabilities as Audit senior / Assistant manager will be

- Leading a team of both qualified and 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             

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:

- Qualified with an internationally recognised accountancy qualification including ACA, CA, ACCA, CPA Qualified Accountant

- Currently working as an Audit Senior in an accountancy practice and with regular audit experience at a similar level

Experience /- exposure to some of the client sectors is ideal but not essential as full training in the sectors will be given where necessary

- Strong interpersonal and team skills

You will, ideally, be recently 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 currently working in accountancy practice in a general practice up to another Big 4 firm .  This is a real opportunity that is worth serious consideration for your own career development and direction

Location: Channel Islands

Start date:  October - December 2017

Job status: Permanent

Salary + package: c£40000-44000 + low tax + superb flexible benefits package, paid overtime, discretionary bonus,


If you have not been contacted/replied to within 2 weeks of your application, please deem it that you have been unsuccessful at this time