Audit Placement Autumn 2019

Job Title: Audit Placement Autumn 2019
Contract Type: Work Experience & Placements
Location: London
Salary: Market Rate
Reference: PLAAUT19
Contact Name: Nikki Tarrant
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 05, 2018 16:20

Job Description

Working both autonomously and as part of a team to deliver audit, accounting and advisory services to a range of clients. You will also work towards membership of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of England and Wales (ICAEW) whilst studying for the ACA qualification. 


General Summary:

  • Gathering of audit evidence through communication and interaction with client staff;
  • Attend planning meetings for each audit where you will agree roles, responsibilities and deadlines;
  • Prepare analysis of accounting data from clients books and records;
  • Ensure audit files have all relevant documentation on the appropriate section; check appropriate and sufficient documentation obtained to support the opinion and documenting all conclusions;
  • Active adherence to budget and timetable, bringing matters to the attention of the senior or manager, particularly when actual time is in excess of budget;
  • Involvement in the planning, execution and finalisation of the audit assignment supporting the Senior or Manager;
  • Ensure compliance with internal (audit methodology and risk management) and external (regulatory) requirements;
  • Develop and strengthen client relationships;
  • Add value to clients’ businesses through analysing their strengths and weaknesses, and recommending effective solutions;
  • Carry out ad hoc assignments as may be reasonably required by the Firm;
  • Undertake any training or development co-ordinated by the Firm;
  • Participate in group, stream and Firm wide activities.