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Audit Associate

Job Title: Audit Associate
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £22000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 3365228_1531306203
Contact Name: Jonathan Noad
Contact Email: Jonathan.Noad@hays.com
Job Published: July 11, 2018 11:50

Job Description

Audit Associate - National Accountancy Practice - Cambridge - Up to £27,000 plus professional study support


Your new company
A new Audit Associate position has arisen within this National Accountancy firm due to growth in client work. This opportunity will provide the successful applicant with a diverse career, and working with a premier client base across the region.

The firm will offer an Audit Associate a collaborative, stylish and comfortable workspace to develop, progress and thrive in.

Your new role
Responsibilities and duties will include:

  • gaining exposure to all elements of an audit, inclusive but not limited to, risk assessment, audit scoping, devising audit approach, controls testing and substantive testing.
  • applying your knowledge of accounts to check, read and add up sets of data accurately and completely.
  • working with an array of dynamic, vibrant and growing businesses, enabling you to gain exposure to a range of different industries and markets.
  • discussing relevant audit issues with your senior colleagues and with personnel at clients' premises, bringing a new and creative perspective to their key concerns and how changes in regulation may affect them.
  • creating a positive impression with the client, demonstrating strong interpersonal skills and dealing with any communications in a timely and professional manner.


What you'll need to succeed
The successful candidate will:

  • be studying towards the ACCA or ACA professional qualification.
  • have a working knowledge of key accounting/audit reporting standards.
  • you'll have experience of the audit process.
  • you'll be comfortable using audit software and Microsoft packages.
  • you should be commercially focused with the ability to deliver innovative solutions.
  • focused on self-development as well as having the desire to coach, mentor and develop junior colleagues in the future.


What you'll get in return

  • Salary between £22,000 - £27,000
  • Professional study support towards ACCA or ACA.
  • Access to the occupational pension scheme.
  • Flexible benefits package covering life assurance, income protection, holiday allowance, private medical/dental, and other ad hoc salary sacrifice choices.
  • Discounts on gym membership and mortgage advisory services.



What you need to do now
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