Audit Senior (External) - Glasgow

Up to £38k - Industry & Commerce - Part Qualified Accountant
Ref: 3263 Date Posted: Friday 03 Jul 2020
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A leading, well-established independent accountancy practice, based in central Glasgow, currently requires a Senior Auditor to join its growing team.

The Company

One of Scotland’s largest independent accounts practices is looking to add to their external Audit team. This exciting opportunity is within a firm who was established over 100 years ago. 

The Role

Within this role, you will be working on external audits for a wide range of high profile clients, within the public, education, charity and private sectors.   


  • Assist in the planning, execution and finalisation of all areas of the audit assignment for manager or partner review, seeking input for areas of concern and judgement
  • Identify risk matters and raise with a manager and/or partner, while exercising judgement within agreed parameters
  • Produce work for Manager and/or Partner review, clearly highlighting issues and providing potential solutions to issues identified
  • Identify and understand client needs, suggest potential solutions on technical matters and communicate/agree client needs and potential solutions with managers.
  • Active engagement with senior client staff in order to gain a good understanding of their business and ensure the efficient execution of the audit
  • Take primary responsibility for monitoring progress against budget, and when the actual differs from the budget then gain a full understanding for the Manager.
  • Supervise, coach and develop less experienced members of staff within teams, on client premises and in the office.

On Offer

A salary of up to £38k is available, depending on experience, and the office is easily accessible in Glasgow City Centre. Other benefits are also on offer and will be confirmed at interview stage.


  • Significant audit experience 
  • Professional qualification desirable 
  • Accounts preparation experience 
  • Appropriate awareness of ISAs and FRSs and technically up to date                                                                                         

Please apply via the link or email