Graduate Audit Trainee

Job Title: Graduate Audit Trainee
Contract Type: Graduate
Location: London
Salary: 19000 - 23,000
Reference: 022
Job Published: November 20, 2020 12:08

Job Description

KLSA LLP is a London based accountancy firm with 5 Partners and 55 staff operating through two offices (Harrow office and City office). We are a member firm of PKF, a global accountancy network currently ranked at 11th worldwide.

The Job

In general terms your role will involve:

- Proactively looking to become an integral part of the audit team, creating good contacts and developing relationships with client finance teams and wider business.

- Owning assigned work (a mixture of substantive and controls) over specific non-significant audit areas

- Assisting more senior members of the team in the audit of significant complex audit areas. 

- Obtaining an understanding of client’s systems and processes. Applying knowledge gained through training and on-the-job experience to undertake risk based assessments of the level of work required.

- Driving the use and development of technology across audit.

- Seeking to embed technology and data analytics in the audit process

- Preparation of statutory accounts in compliance with UK GAAP

The Candidate

As a general rule, you'll be expected to meet the following requirements: 

- Minimum grade B GCSE Maths or equivalent

- Minimum grade B GCSE English Language or equivalent

- Accounting graduate (or similar) with other numerical based disciplines considered

- Team player, with the ability to multi-task, as well as flexible and can work under pressure

- Socially confident with good organization skills

- Self-starter with good analytical skills and a proactive approach to problem solving


Location: City of London and Harrow office


Salary: Competitive


Right to work: All candidates must have the right to work in the UK before applying.