This developing Gibraltar based Accountancy and business services practice is looking to hire an Accountant (ACCA / ACA). This practice based accountancy vacancy is based in their offshore Gibraltar office.
As part of a small but growing practice, which is part of a globally renowned accountancy network, you will find the dual benefits of the weight of a real industry player and yet the advancement opportunities that come with being in a smaller office.
Once you are in place you will be tasked with auditing a dedicated portfolio of clients ranging from small local companies right the way up to gaming, offshore insurance and private banks all of whom have very specific requirements.
You can expect periodically to be tasked with leading several very large and complex audits.
You will work as part of a department which access the financials and adequacy of the control environments across a truly diverse client mix.
You will maintain the highest quality across your program of audit coverage which is performed to measurable standards and best practices.
For serious consideration by this growing practice you will be a chartered accountant (ACCA or ACA equivalent) with a good level of understanding of the entire audit process and a proven background in auditing clients.
Applicant must be a mature and experienced professional who have a good knowledge of financial instruments and products, and a strong understanding of internal control systems within a financial institution.
You will be responsible for production of accurate and pertinent accounts. A break down of some common responsibilities follows:
- Assess the control environment of client businesses, with a view to providing recommendations for improvement where weaknesses are identified.
- You can expect to be responsible for making presentations and client liaison, at the highest levels within your designated customer base.
- Be able to perform audit execution and fieldwork independently and efficiently within defined targets.
- You will also be asked to assist the practice to increase new business and developing existing client relationships.
To be considered for the Accountant (ACCA / ACA) vacancy you will be a self motivated audit professional, who holds the ACA or ACCA qualification and has at least three years post qualification public practice based Audit experience.
You will have outstanding knowledge of International Accounting Standards and exposure to working in a well regulated environment. Strong technical skills are essential.
You will be flexible and adaptable to dynamically changing work environments.
You will be able to communicate well, both verbally and in written form and be competent at managing relationships with stakeholders, where required.
The successful applicant can expect a first rate salary and benefits package. As this is a senior level Gibraltar accountancy job in a growing public practice, should you excel over the next few years the opportunity of an equity stake directorship could be made available.