Audit Seniors - Oct 2017 (Relocate to Bermuda, BVI or Cayman Islands)

Location
Bermuda, British Virgin Islands or Cayman Islands
Salary
US$60-75,000 tax-free plus bonus, flights, work permit, training, 0% tax
Posted
15 Sep 2017
Closes
15 Oct 2017
Ref
CIA
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Travel
0-25% Travel

About this opportunity

We have multiple openings for high-calibre assurance associates with solid external audit backgrounds wishing to gain valuable international exposure as Audit Seniors in world-class financial services jurisdictions overseas:

  • As a Financial Services Audit Senior you will provide audit, accounting and related advisory services to prestigious clients in the Insurance, Banking and Asset Management (Funds) sectors
  • You’ll be treated as an individual and rewarded for being instrumental in the development of the practice
  • Contracts last for 18-24 months (two busy seasons) but are extendable
  • Audit Senior jobs start in October with a smaller intake in January 2018

Key benefits

  • Develop your expertise in financial services through industry-leading training, mentoring and direct experience auditing financial institutions
  • Work with high-calibre colleagues across departments and jurisdictions to solve complex issues and deepen your professional understanding
  • Gain a competitive advantage by widening your assurance experience to include auditing Investments (Funds),Banking and Insurance clients, and US/international reporting
  • Build an international network of contacts from around the world
  • Progression to Audit Manager after your second busy season is possible depending on performance and available openings 
  • Audit Seniors get a highly competitive tax-free or low-tax salary in the region of US$60-75,000 depending on location, plus discretionary performance-based bonus 
  • The job comes with a full range of expat benefits and a comprehensive relocation package including flights and work permit sponsorship 4 weeks’ annual paid vacation and insurance benefits are included
  • The beaches, a great social life, and lots of sports and travel await you 

Requirements

  • To be successful, you must possess a professional accountancy designation (ACA, CA, CPA, ACCA) and have 2-5 years’ of external audit experience, ideally but not necessarily gained within a Big Four firm
  • Knowledge of IFRS/US GAAP and financial services would be an advantage but is not required; full training is provided to enable all new starters to get up to speed quickly 
  • You must possess effective time management skills with the ability to meet deadlines and a commitment to delivering outstanding client service
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills are important 

About Hamilton Recruitment

  • Established in 1998, we specialise in overseas recruitment for Bermuda, the Cayman Islands, the British Virgin Islands and the Channel Islands
  • Our recruitment consultants are ACAs who have worked offshore, making us ideally placed to advise you from first-hand experience
  • Do you have a colleague who would like to work abroad? Refer A Friend and earn a £2,000 cash bonus. Full details on our company website
  • Our free All You Need to Know guide is also available from our site

For further information on this or other international opportunities for Chartered Accountants, please click on the Apply button or call 0207 873 2243 to talk in confidence to a Hamilton Recruitment consultant.

In the event that you are not shortlisted for this particular vacancy, your details will be held on file and considered for other relevant opportunities.