Establish rapport with stakeholders by conveying an enthusiastic interest in their business and an approachable demeanour as well as develop a working knowledge of the clients' statutory deadlines and directs efforts to ensuring that these are met.
Understand and use the basic functions of the firm's software package.
Understand the internal and external knowledge databases and can utilise the relevant information to sections of work performed.
Display a basic understanding aof audit concepts and methodology in performing the audit.
Refer to specific accounting and auditing standards and associated guidance in audit documentation of testing.
Identify potential audit issues, unusual items, questions or concerns, and discuss them with the field manager on a timely basis and in a clear and concise way. Prepare the required work papers in compliance with the firm's standards, policies and procedures and develop professional scepticism.
Candidates must be in the process of working towards attaining a relevant professional qualification namely a university degree in Accountancy, the ACCA or ACA professional qualification.
Sound computer literacy in MS Word, Excel, Power point and Outlook.
Outstanding communication - both spoken and written (in particular, business report writing) and people skills.
Good team player.