On behalf of our client, we are recruiting for an Auditor to work within an Audit Firm. Reporting to the Audit Manager the selected person shall be assigned the following:

Duties:

• Preparing reports, documentation and correspondence under superior’s supervision;
• Keeping up-to-date with latest accounting and auditing developments;
• Consulting with superior on issues identified and research these;
• Identifying statutory and regulatory changes that will affect own clients;
• Reviewing management letter points of junior staff and drafts paragraphs for letters with minimum supervision;
• Demonstrating a good understanding of the firm’s audit approach and is able to assist
junior staff in understanding the theory behind the approach;
• Demonstrating a basic understanding of tax issues and how these impact upon clients;
• Establishing close working relationship with client;
• Maintaining regular contact with accounting staff during the assignment;
• Drawing up plans and timetables for assignments;
• Monitoring own performance against time allocations and reports difficulties;
• Producing a largely complete ‘end product’ with a list of outstanding issues to be addressed at a clearance meeting;
• Handling a small number of assignments at the same time;
• Drafting audit planning brief for own assignments which address relevant issues; and
• Independently completing small engagements with minimum manager/partner’s review.

Requirements:

• Previous experience working in Audit required;
• In the process of obtaining an ACCA/CIMA/ACA or equivalent qualification;
• Completely fluent in the English language and preferably Maltese;
• Strong communicator and self-motivated; and
• Ability to work autonomously as well as in a team.

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