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Audit Associate

Job Title: Audit Associate
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: West Midlands
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 per annum + career progression & hybrid working
Start Date: ASAP
REF: ABJ/231092
Contact Name: Luke Scale
Contact Email:
Job Published: 2 months ago

Job Description

A nationally established accountancy practice with a global presence is seeking an Audit Associate based in outer Birmingham. Unparalleled career development, flexible hybrid working from home and further benefits all on offer.

The practice prides themselves on being people-focused and supporting them to be the best they can be by setting a culture that values new ideas and innovation in order make a difference when delivering an excellent service for clients.

The Audit Associate will gain full insight into audits, assisting in the planning, execution and finalisation of all areas of the assignment. This opportunity will also provides exposure to liaising and building relationships with clients, clearly highlighting issues and providing potential solutions to issues identified.

This would be a great opportunity for a audit professional professional that is currently studying ACCA or ACA and is keen to progress their personal competencies and career, seeking more exposure to complex elements of audit within an innovative and supportive working culture.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assisting in the planning, execution and finalisation of all areas of the audit assignment

  • Identifying areas requiring improvement in the client's business processes and procedures

  • Regularly communicating to clients, clearly highlighting issues and providing potential solutions to issues identified

  • Analyse financial data, extracting meaningful insights and delivering actionable recommendations

  • Coaching junior members of staff through sharing experience and advising on technical requirements

What we are looking for:

  • A practice professional with previous audit experience, studying towards either ACA (ICAEW) or ACCA qualifications

  • Previous practical knowledge of accounting systems such as QuickBooks, Xero, Sage or CaseWare are beneficial but not essential

  • Strong technical knowledge and application of compliance requirements such as UK GAAP

  • High levels of integrity along with solid organisations skills and ability to communicate to all business levels

What's on offer?

  • Competitive salary package up to £30,000 dependent upon experience

  • Discretionary bonus based on performance

  • Electric vehicle car scheme

  • Hybrid working from home & work life balance

  • 25 days holiday plus option to buy or sell

  • Study support & career progression prospects

  • Global secondment opportunities if desired

  • CSR Local community project days

  • Additional benefits!

Interested? Register your interest by applying today or call Luke on 01926 290 290 to discuss this opportunity further. You can also visit the Addington Ball website or follow us on twitter @AddingtonBall to see all our current vacancies, news and updates.

Addington Ball is a specialist finance and accounting recruitment consultancy covering the Midlands and Northern Home counties. We are a member of TEAM and are acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. Job ref - ABJ/231092 - Audit Associate