External Auditor Job Description Template Sample | Jobibo

We are looking for an experienced External Auditor to join our team. As an External Auditor, you will be responsible for conducting audits of our client's financial statements and providing recommendations for improvements.

In order to be successful in this role, you should have experience with auditing standards and procedures, as well as excellent analytical and communication skills. You should also be able to work independently and be able to meet deadlines.

External Auditor Responsibilities:

  • Analyse financial statements and assess accounts’ accuracy and compliance.
  • Inspect internal operations and systems.
  • Execute audits for other company divisions
  • Visit customer sites and speak with various levels of management to have a better understanding of the company and its needs.
  • Plan, execute, and in some situations, create customised audit methods and tests.
  • Attend meetings and conduct interviews with employees
  • Examine financial records, accounts, and other data.
  • Analyse financial reporting, fraud, and operational company risks through analytics.
  • Contribute to a final audit report, which may include recommendations for system or process changes.

External Auditor Requirements:

  • Previous experience as an External Auditor.
  • Experience in data analysis and reporting on finances.
  • Strong knowledge of accounting principles.
  • Proficiency in ERP software.
  • Good decision-making abilities.
  • Problem-solving skills.
  • Professional and trustworthy.
  • Degree in Accounting or Finance.

Frequently Asked Questions:

What is the average salary of an External Auditor?

External Auditor jobs advertised on Jobibo have an average salary of between £32,000 and £45,000. The salary can vary depending on experience and location.

What skills should I look for in the CV of an External Auditor?

Auditing experience, strong analytical skills, excellent communication skills, and ability to work independently.

What other similar job description samples are there for an External Auditor?

Other similar job description samples include; Internal Auditor and Senior Internal Auditor