Senior Accounts and Audit Executive , Audit and Assurance Centre of Excellence

Newcastle Upon Tyne, UK
15 Apr 2019
15 Apr 2019
Contract Type
Level of qualification
Newly qualified, Qualified
Your opportunity As part of Deloitte's drive to deliver the Distinctive Audit to our clients we have established Centres of Excellence. A Centre of Excellence has been created in Newcastle to support our client engagement teams throughout the UK. An opportunity exists to join our new team as a Senior Accounts and Audit Executive. Team members will have the opportunity to become subject matter specialists, to develop best practice and to play a key role in helping deliver a high quality service to our clients. Our established training programmes will provide you with an opportunity to develop both your technical and soft skills. Our internal technical training is recognised for CPE credit purposes by all the major professional institutes. Your role Successful candidates will be based in Newcastle and provide remote support to our nationwide client engagement teams in completing tasks associated with the audit of statutory accounts. The role will involve day to day liaison with client engagement teams. You will have responsibility for completing work and reviewing work performed by other members of the team. As a Senior Accounts and Audit Executive within the Audit and Assurance practice you will have responsibility for: Managing a team Completion of UK GAAP compliance reviews of statutory accounts Agreement of information included within the accounts to supporting documentation provided by audit engagement teams. Audit of holdings companies and small trading companies Undertaking other audit tasks to assist audit teams. Accounts preparation Review of tasks undertaken by other team members. Having a broader perspective of potential issues encountered when managing diverse teams and the strategies to overcome them; have a clear understanding of the firm's commitment to creating a more inclusive culture; Your work, your choice How long does impact take? How long is a piece of string? How many seconds does a solution contain? How can we possibly tell? After all, impact can be huge or small. Immediate or years in the making. At Deloitte we believe the best impact is the value we add, not the hours we sit at our desk. We, therefore, carefully consider agile ways of working, both formal and informal, that allow for the best impact for our people and our clients. If the working pattern you are looking for is not specifically indicated below, we are happy to discuss alternative arrangements.

Newcastle Suggested work pattern: Permanent full-time / Permanent part-time Your professional experience To qualify for the role you must have: ACA/ACCA qualification (or equivalent) however those with significant relevant experience will be considered Comprehensive knowledge and understanding of UK accounting frameworks Thorough knowledge of UK GAAP An ability to lead, develop and mentor a team Able to display initiative, proactivity, professionalism and confidence Diligence, hardworking and co-operation to be an effective member of the team Articulate and able to demonstrate discretion Strong interpersonal and communication skills Ability to prioritise workload and work under pressure with a flexible approach Ability to problem solve and think logically Your service line Audit & Assurance An imperative for all at Deloitte, innovation lives in Audit & Assurance as fully as in any other field. From process automation to reframing our team structure, we're on a constant drive for positive transformation - for our clients and our people. With robots now taking care of routine tasks here, for example, you're free to focus on what you do best: interpreting information, collaborating and communicating. You won't be limited by sector experience either; we recognise that your skills and knowledge, wherever you gained them, can have a positive impact anywhere. You'll work across industries, and with colleagues throughout the firm, to give clients the information and insights they need to make great decisions. About Deloitte Our Purpose & Strategy To make an impact that matters for our clients, our people and society - defines who we are and what we stand for. Our purpose provides the foundation for our strategy and our aspiration to be the undisputed leader in professional services: this is not about size, it's about being the first choice. The first choice for the largest and most influential clients, and the first choice for the best talent. What do we do? Deloitte offers global integrated professional services that include Audit & Assurance, Consulting, Financial Advisory, Risk Advisory and Tax Consulting. Our approach combines intellectual leadership, industrial expertise, insight, consulting & problem solving capabilities whatever the role, technology revolutions and innovation from multiple disciplines to help our clients excel anywhere in the world. Beyond the UK: North West Europe within a Global firm UK and Switzerland, Belgium, the Netherlands and the Nordics (Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden) have combined to create a new Deloitte North West Europe firm on 1 June 2017. This is to support our aspiration to be the undisputed leader in professional services and to increase our global influence and lead in EMEA. A broader geographical shape will create new career development opportunities, helping us develop the very best talent across the region and the world. For a full job description please visit our online Deloitte Careers portal Requisition code: 163342