Top 15 Audit Senior – Financial Services

Job Title: Top 15 Audit Senior – Financial Services
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: 45000 - 48000 + Excellent progression
Reference: BAV2276
Contact Name: Ben Vickers
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Job Published: December 18, 2020 09:13

Job Description

Are you an Audit Senior with experience of, or a very strong interest in working on financial services clients (specifically investment management and investment funds)? Would you like to work for one of the leading practice firms with regards to financial services clients in a supportive and award winning firm? If so this large Top 15 firm, with a growing and very successful financial services department is looking to expand and recruit an ambitious Audit Senior due to many impressive new business wins from competitors. You must be dedicated to the financial services sector and be able to add value to their impressive and growing list of clients (based both in the UK and overseas). You will be responsible for leading audit assignments from planning to completion, supervise juniors, as well as carry out ad hoc assignments and projects.  You will also prepare statutory accounts and analysis work from time to time. Overall your role will be split roughly 90% audit and 10% accounts and advisory work. Your client base will be 100% financial services based clients, particularly investment management and investment fund clients. Your role will be varied, hugely enjoyable and you can expect to progress to a higher level in a short space of time.

To be considered for this new role you must be a qualified ACA Audit Senior and have experience of auditing financial services clients, or an interest to specialise. You will ideally have strong academics and a good pass rate in your professional exams. You will currently be working for a good quality UK based practice firm, with experience of leading audits from planning to completion, managing staff and acting in an advisory capacity to clients. You will be looking to update to a Top 15 firm and be looking to now specialise in the highly rewarding FS sector. 

This large Top 15 practice based in a prime location in London is growing at a rapid rate, particularly their expanding financial services department. They are winning a large volume of new clients from many of their competitors and can offer you the chance to work on, and advise many interesting financial services clients based in London, the UK and internationally. Promotional prospects are very strong and you will be given every opportunity to progress to Manager grade in a short space of time. Overall this is an excellent opportunity for an Audit Senior to join a large and growing financial services department of a Top 15 practice and carry out a high profile and rewarding new position.