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Financial Services - Specialist Assurance - Senior/Asst Manager

£35000 - £44000 per annum + attractive benefits package


FPSG, working in close partnership with a globally renowned Consultancy firm, have a great opportunity for a qualified Accountant with experience in the Financial Services market to join a new team focused on non-financial statement audits (Libor, Client Assets), regulatory driven reviews, regulatory reporting assurance and business process and controls advice. This role can be based in either Glasgow or Edinburgh.

As part of sustained success and in line with our clients development plans for 2019, this role offers fantastic career prospects and will see you join what is a highly regarded & industry recognised firm.


As a Senior Consultant your responsibilities will include:

  • Work on the execution of a variety of projects, including non-financial statement audits (Libor, Client Assets), regulatory driven reviews (including those performed under the UK FSMA 2000 s166 regime), regulatory reporting assurance, general business process and controls advice, as well as trading book financial remediation;

  • Work in complex multi-disciplinary teams, with responsibility for the overall execution of smaller projects and / or individual components of larger projects, under the guidance and direction of Managers, Directors and Partners. This will be done by drawing on technical assurance knowledge, including accounting and regulatory framework, and industry knowledge as appropriate;

  • Be flexible in your working style to encompass working both in the office, as well as client site, and potentially requiring international travel.

  • Use expertise in assurance methodologies to perform engagements in compliance with the firm's and industry standards;

  • Coach other team members, share experiences, share knowledge and generate new ideas with them.

Experience Required

  • Professional qualification, ACA/ CA/ ACCA/ US CPA/ CIMA.

  • Degree qualified ideally with a 2:1 or equivalent.

  • External audit or internal controls / audit experience.

  • Background in financial services, either working with financial services clients in an Assurance capacity or in industry with a blue chip employer.

  • Particular industry specialism experience preferably in Banking & Capital Markets or Wealth and Asset Management.

  • Experience of Risk Assurance projects is beneficial.

In return, our client is offering a highly competitive package which includes a generous holiday allowance & professional development support.

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