• Audit & Assurance Senior

Audit & Assurance Senior

08 May 2021

Location: Baku
Job title: Audit Senior
Reference: AS200010
Contact: - -

Department: Audit & Assurance
Grade: S1
Employment type: Full Time


BDO, one of the world’s 5 largest public accounting firms, is looking for Audit and Assurance Senior here for its office in Azerbaijan.    


  • Work with the engagement management and team to create plans for accomplishing the engagement objectives and a strategy that complies with professional standards and appropriately addresses risks;
  • Develop and maintain productive working relationships with clients;
  • Monitor the progress of the engagement team against the plan and alter it when needed;
  • Effectively utilize advanced capabilities of audit technology tools and other firm standard software to meet engagement objectives and enhance service delivery;
  • Produce quality client correspondence;
  • Communicate ideas/opinions and information to the audit team and listen/respond to other team members views;
  • Foster an efficient, innovative, and team-oriented work environment;
  • Use technology to continually learn, share knowledge with team members;
  • Be accessible and maximise contribution of staff;
  • Review work of audit associates and take ownership for the work of the team;
  • Understand the Firm’s service lines and actively assess/present ways to apply knowledge and services;
  • Delegate effectively and monitor progress to ensure expectations are met through initiating discussions with service team and obtaining on-going feedback from client;
  • Manage, motivate and provide guidance to staff;
  • Identify training needs;
  • Monitor team’s work to ensure it is consistent with the firm’s quality standards and audit approach;
  • Be conscious of professional liability;
  • Refer ethical, independence and conflict issues associated with clients and assignments to the Partner/Director/Manager;
  • Demonstrate project management skills and effectively manage their own time across different engagements;
  • Develop understanding of client industries and identify value added recommendations;
  • Responsible to the engagement manager for day to day client contact and conduct of audit work;
  • Any other task reasonably assigned to the staff member and within their skill set;


  • Represent BDO in a professional manner at all times through punctuality & appearance;
  • Maintenance of accurate records of time spent on each project;
  • Meet client expectations and project deadlines.


  • Minimum three years of recent experience in External Audit Services;
  • Working knowledge of IFRS and Financial Reporting requirements;
  • Proactive in working towards a professional qualification (CA, CPA or ACCA);
  • Fluent in Azerbaijani, Russian and English;
  • Strong analytical, planning and communication skills;
  • Ability to demonstrate excellent communication, presentation and strong team leadership skills;
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and meet deadlines;
  • Availability for overtime work and tough deadlines.

Interested candidates are requested to apply through  talentmarket.az.