Accountancy Jobs in Guernsey

Audit Senior

Job Ref: LF 20121
Posted: 2018-06-12
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Our client, a provider of audit, tax and accounting services, is seeking to recruit an Audit Senior.


Guernsey, Channel Islands


Undertake pre-audit scoping and preparation, identifying audit risks and performing preliminary evaluation of client’s internal control structures.
Carry out audit planning procedures including the design of audit tests using the firm’s audit methodology ensuring that key matters not identified at the planning stage are brought to the attention of the client management team and assisting with assessment.
Complete audit files to a high standard which meets set reporting and auditing standards, clearly highlighting issues and providing potential solutions.
Ensure audit work is undertaken with integrity, competence, objectivity and confidentiality.
Prepare financial statements or review client-prepared financial statements and other management reports.
Assume responsibility for on-site management and supervision of junior team members, providing on-the job coaching, conducting staff performance evaluations, offering constructive feedback, recommending training where relevant and taking appropriate remedial action when necessary.
Monitor own work and ensure a positive contribution is made to departmental billing.
Maintain and build good client relationships, keeping up-to-date with significant changes in client affairs and identifying opportunities to cross-sell.

Skills / Qualifications

The ideal candidate will hold a relevant accounting professional qualification coupled with 3 years' audit experience and a good understanding of audit techniques. Along with strong technical knowledge and familiarity with current accounting and audit regulations and issues, the successful candidate will also have proven client handling experience and the ability to supervise and motivate more junior members of staff. Applicants will be proficient with Microsoft Office as well as accounting systems and will have excellent communication, interpersonal, planning and organising skills. This role will suit a team player who is able to display initiative and lateral thinking coupled with good problem solving and analytical capabilities, as well as the ability to work under pressure and to deadlines.

How To Apply

For further details please call 711188, or email
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