Graduate Trainee Accountant

20000.00 - 24000.00 GBP Annual + Benefits & full training package
Closing date
29 Sep 2021

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Role Type
Graduate, Other work and training

Job Details


Our Client is a leading Douglas-based firm of Chartered Accountants who provide services across a diverse wealth management portfolio and are now seeking an Graduate Trainee to carry out audit tasks as required by the Audit Supervisor.

Role Profile

* 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

* 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

* Have an awareness of how departmental procedures, documents and record keeping have a positive or negative effect on the ISO 9001 Quality Management System

Person Profile

* 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

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