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Senior Associate Auditor (External Audit) 2017-Jul-16

Kuwait , KUWAIT | Finance / Economics
Job type:

Full time

Experience :

3 -5 years

Job description :

Ensures successful completion of assigned Audit Engagements, from start to finish, inclusive of preplanning and wrap up activities. Depending on assigned engagement, reports to one or more member(s) of the External Audit Senior Management team.

· Technical Capabilities

a. Conducts assigned audit engagements successfully from pre-planning to completion and reporting.

b. Identifies and communicates issues raised, offering recommended solutions relevant to business and risk.

c. Preparing reports, commentaries and financial information.

d. Ensures audit conclusions are based on a complete understanding of the process, circumstances, and risk.

e. Develops audit programs and testing procedures relevant to risk and test objectives.

f. Obtains and reviews evidence ensuring audit conclusions are well-documented in the Audit file.

g. Performs other related duties as assigned.

· Leadership / Supervisory Skills

a. Supervises Junior Auditors assigned to engagements providing guidance and overall review of deliverables

b. Organizes personal effort along with those of junior auditors to be risk-based, productive, and efficient at all times.

c. Ensures adequate focus on personal professional growth relevant to taking on more challenging assignments, in line with standard audit career progression – proactively seeks relevant Education and training opportunities

d. Take ownership for the delivery of high quality audit work

· Communication.

a. Ensures adherence at all times to all applicable department and professional standards. Communicates assigned tasks to engagement team in a manner that is clear and concise ensuring high quality, accurate, and efficient results

· Client Relationship

a. Interact with clients to help ensure that the information flow from the client to the audit team is efficient.

b. Seek exposure to clients from different industries

· Young auditor fully capable to structure his work and “get things done”; team player; capable to assist lower level.”

· Business awareness and an ability to identify audit issues arising from commercial transactions.

· Socially confident with good organization skills.

· Self starter with good analytical skills and a proactive approach to problem solving.
Job Roles: Accounting/Finance
Job Requirements

Bachelors or Masters Degree in Accounting
One of the relevant professional certifications (i.e. CPA, CA, ACCA) is preferable
Proficiency in spoken and written English and Arabic.
Knowledge in Caseware will be an added advantage.
A minimum of at least 3 years Audit experience from big Audit Firm is required.

Candidate information:

Gender :


Age :

20 -40 years

Skills required :


Languages :

English | Very good

Benefits & allowances:



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