ACA Graduate intake September 2018 and January 2019 - Corporate Audit, Financial Services
graduate scheme

ACA Graduate intake September 2018 and January 2019 - Corporate Audit, Financial Services

Employer
Moore Stephens LLP
Salary
Competitive salary
Location
London

Job description

Joining as a graduate you’ll be the future of the firm. To ensure you succeed we’ll provide the training and support you need, coupled with the responsibility and autonomy to allow you to grow. You’ll work with experienced professionals and face the kind of challenges that turn smart graduates into confident accountants. In addition to a competitive salary and flexible benefits, you’ll receive full study support towards gaining your ACA qualification. We provide the opportunities you take them.

The Financial Services Sector group is one of the fastest growing and dynamic departments within Moore Stephens. At the heart of that success is a team with niche expertise and knowledge, gained from working closely with leading financial businesses and key people within the industry. By joining our Financial Services group you will have the opportunity to specialise from day one of your career in one of the most exciting and challenging industry sectors. You will receive specialist training alongside your professional qualification so that you will be able to take on responsibility at an early stage of your career and to contribute to the continued success of the Financial Services Sector group.

Core responsibilities

  • Demonstrate a basic understanding of the objectives of an audit
  • Understand and perform basic tests, and complete individual tests from within PROaudit
  • Prepare a simple trial balance and identify errors in basic accounting
  • Elementary knowledge of double entry
  • Assist in the call and cast of accounts
  • Understand and act on basic instructions
  • Work solely on all aspects of property audits, which are of limited complexity, providing review points to manager

Assist in the preparation of lead schedules and audit work which includes, but is not limited to:

  • Completing Statutory sections
  • System notes
  • Journal testing
  • Capital and reserves sections
  • Income testing
  • Expenses testing

Follow any reasonable instruction by the senior on the job

  • Perform bank reconciliations and audit bank sections
  • Prepare legible and comprehensive working papers
  • Demonstrate an understanding of working to deadlines
  • Prepare to be out of office at client sites conducting audits as and when required

Person requirements

  • Competent using MS Office
  • Team worker
  • Good communication and presentation skills
  • Strong organisational and time management skills
  • Proven planning and prioritising skills
  • Able to work under pressure with accuracy and focus

Qualifications and experience requirements

  • Degree educated with a 2:1 minimum (or international equivalent)
  • Minimum of 120 UCAS points (300 UCAS points on pre-2017 tariff) or international equivalent, achieved within the same academic year

Accepted degree subjects

Any

Salary

Competitive salary

Location

London

Contract and working hours

Permanent

How to apply

Number of vacancies: Two

Please note due to high volume of applications for our roles we reserve the right to close all vacancies earlier than the advertised date without notice. To avoid disappointment please apply as soon as possible.

Closing date: 08/04/2018

This job listing will no longer be available on Prospects from 08/04/2018

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