Graduate Audit Trainee

Job Title: Graduate Audit Trainee
Contract Type: Graduate
Location: London
Salary: Competitive
Reference: KLSA_008
Contact Name: Harsheel Dodhia
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 08, 2021 21:07

Job Description

KLSA is a London based accountancy firm with 6 Partners and 50 staff operating through two offices (Harrow office and City office). We are a member firm of PKF International.

This is a great opportunity for an audit/accounting trainee to join a professional office with potential career progression to higher level.

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

The Candidate

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

- Minimum grade B GCSE Maths and 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