Graduate Trainee

Isle of Man
Our client is looking for a Graduate Trainee to join their team.
  • Have a working knowledge of and apply the Company's audit methodology
  • 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 firm's 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
  • Set own targets and communicate to rest of the audit team
  • 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.
Other duties
  • Be aware of audit and accounting developments
  • Understand the firm's policies and procedures and adhere to them in daily working practice
  • An awareness of other service lines and identifies cross-selling opportunities
  • Operates effectively in a fast-changing environment
  • Undertake any other tasks as required by the Audit team.
Key Skills and Experience:
  • 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
Susan Gibson
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