Graduate / Trainee Auditor

  • Post Date: September 21, 2022
  • Isle of Man
Job Description

Reporting to the Supervisor, the principal responsibility of the Graduate trainee is to carry out audit tasks as required by the Audit Supervisor.

Role Responsibilities:
– Ensure the work performed is clearly documented and communicated on the audit file;
– Develop an awareness of other service lines;
– Use Proaudit to perform audit tasks;
– Demonstrate working knowledge and application of accounting standards (IFRS/ UKGAAP);
– Demonstrate practical awareness and application of auditing standards (ISA’s)
– Seek an understanding of professional standards not previously encountered;
– Identify technical issues and seek assistance to resolve them;
– Meet client needs by acting with urgency, practicality and integrity;
– Develop good working relationships with relevant client personnel;
– Use client time efficiently without duplicating queries;
– Implement high standards of quality for service performance;
– Seek to develop external contacts through client work and personal network;
– Actively request direct feedback on performance from Senior or Supervisor;
– Participate in the firms performance management process;
– Complete assigned tasks and responsibilities are fulfilled in a timely and efficient way;
– Make Supervisor aware of deviation from budgeted work in a timely fashion
– Set own targets and communicate to rest of the audit team;
– It is a mandatory requirement to operate on a daily basis within the ISO 9001 Quality Management System;
– Understand the requirements of the ISO 9001 Quality Management System and maintain a good working knowledge; and
– Have an awareness of how departmental procedures, documents and record keeping have a positive or negative effect on the ISO 9001 Quality Management System.- Be aware of audit and accounting developments;
– Understand the firm’s policies and procedures and adhere to them in daily working practice
– An awareness of other service lines and identifies cross-selling opportunities;
– Operates effectively in a fast changing environment;
– Undertake any other tasks as required by the Audit team.

Skills & Experience Required:
– Be studying towards and taking exams for CFAB;
– Hold a Second class university degree;
– Presentation skills;
– PC literate, particularly with Excel and Word.
– Professional and positive approach;
– Strong in building relationships and be able to communicate at all levels;
– Self-motivated;
– Team player, but also be able to work on own initiative;
– Dynamic and creative.