PwC UK

Senior Associates External Audit London

Recruiter
PwC UK
Location
London (Greater)
Salary
Competitive
Posted
24 Jun 2019
Closes
24 Jul 2019
Approved employers
Approved employer
Job role
Accountant
Hours
Full time
Senior Associates External Audit London

About the Team

Our PwC assurance business is leading in the marketplace, constantly developing new and innovative ways of working to evolve our working practices, making them more efficient and innovative with a focus on the client experience. We invest heavily in our clients, people and technology.

The London Region Assurance (LRA) team are looking for exceptional qualified senior associates to join our team. We are a fast growing business unit in assurance with a focus on mid tier businesses, helping them to solve important problems. We operate across a wide variety of markets including listed, PE backed, entrepreneurial private businesses and inbound global audits.
We cover a wide variety of clients of differing sizes and complexity and have teams focusing on business services, retail and hospitality, construction and real estate, technology, media and communications as well as energy, mining, utilities and industrial products. As part of the assurance team you'll work mainly on audit engagements, however, there are increasing opportunities to get involved with other assurance projects such as internal audit, commercial risk and performance assurance to give you a greater breadth of experience.


About the Role

You'll have strong technical knowledge and demonstrated leadership and effective team working skills. You’ll be able to operate with diverse teams and be able to work in and adapt to changing environments and circumstances. You should be ACA qualified (or equivalent), have experience of leading assurance engagements from start to finish, and be used to working to tight deadlines and handling pressure.


Essential Skills and Experience

An ACA/ACCA qualification or equivalentExperience of working on IFRS and UK GAAP engagements (experience of other accounting frameworks an advantage)A flexible approach and passion for delivering exceptional client serviceAbility to lead audit engagements from planning to completionStrong analytical skills and ability to adapt to changing circumstancesExperience of developing teams through coachingStrong project management and organisational skillsEffective team-working skillsCommitment to continual personal development in both technical and interpersonal skillsCompliance with quality standards, demonstrating professional scepticism and an ability to balance a compliant and efficient auditAn aptitude for embracing and adapting to new technologyAn understanding of engagement budgeting and monitoring financial performanceAbility to spot opportunities to add value to clients and work with colleagues in other lines of service to help clients find solutions to the challenges they faceAbility to work to tight timelines and manage well under pressureBe able to work flexibly in relation to locations and alongside flexible working colleagues
Location: London
Salary: Competitive
Reference number: 28926BR
Closing date: 22nd of July, 2019


External Audit

The passion of our people, combined with access to the latest technology, helps us deliver the highest quality audits and build trust in society. We pride ourselves on our global reputation as a trusted place to do business, whilst giving our people access to the best opportunities and lots of variety through your home team, internal secondments and international assignments.

Not the role for you?

Did you know PwC offer flexible contract arrangements as well as contingent work ( ie temporary or day rate contracting)?

The skills we look for in future employees

All our people need to demonstrate the skills and behaviours that support us in delivering our business strategy. This is important to the work we do for our business, and our clients. These skills and behaviours make up our global leadership framework, ‘The PwC Professional’ and are made up of five core attributes; whole leadership, technical capabilities, business acumen, global acumen and relationships.

Learn more here www.pwc.com/uk/careers/experienced/apply

Diversity

We work in a changing world which offers great opportunities for people with diverse backgrounds and experiences. We seek to attract and employ the best people from the widest talent pool, as well as those who reflect the diverse nature of our society. And we aim to encourage a culture where people can be themselves and be valued for their strengths. Creating value through diversity is what makes us strong as a business and as an organisation with an increasingly agile workforce, we're open to flexible working arrangements where appropriate.

Learn more here www.pwc.com/uk/diversity

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