Technical Executive - Audit, Financial Reporting, ACA or ACCA

Technical Executive

Consult Technology is working with a leading consulting firm in the top 20 who is growing rapidly. Due to continued sucess, they are seeking to appoint a Technical Executive into their Bishops Stortford practice.

Principle Responsibilities:

Assist with technical queries in relation to Financial Reporting, Audit, Money Laundering, Ethics, Company Secretarial and some specialist reporting areas such as Pensions, SAR, FCA etc.
Research technical issues and be able to produce a summary of findings
Support on software training in relation to our Accounts production and file documentation
Provide adhoc training on key audit, financial reporting, money laundering, and practical areas for staff as required
Provide assistance with our accounts production software and audit and accounts file documentation software
Assist with Group compliance, to include review compliance with AML procedures, preparation of annual returns for our regulators, collate results from annual declarations
Assist with file reviews (including audit)
Help with drafting procedures and policy documents
Monitoring students training records, including meeting with students to discuss their records on a regular basis
Monitor new and proposed changes in standards/legislation
Assist with making AML reports
Draft guidance for our internal intranet, guidance for clients, news articles and responses to consultation documents
Assist with internal reporting – specifically for partners conferences
Research on specific industries and jurisdictions
Proof read reports
Keep technically up to date on financial reporting, auditing issues, FCA and issues affecting the accounting profession
Be aware of and promote the firms policies and procedures
Prepared to visit the different offices
Assist with adhoc projects – including listing reports
Investigate/follow up AML reports/issues
Assist other departments with client work as required
Assist other team members as needed
Person Specification:

Work based competencies

Able to research and summarise findings conciesly
Good written and verbal communication skills
Eye for detail
Preferably ACA or ACCA qualified
Audit experience required

Behavioural competencies

Assertive and confident communicator at all levels
Willingness to learn and develop
Well-presented and professional
Mature and professional: takes responsibility for the job
Organiser: think ahead, effective planner
Training & Development:

Internal on the job training will be provided as required. This will be done by the team member most qualified in the area being trained in.
External formal training will be provided at such a time as it deemed to be required and of benefit to the team and the team member.

Salary: 
40000
Location: 
East Anglia
Vacancy Type: 
Permanent