Our External Audit professionals examine a company’s financial statements and attest to their reasonableness. This includes taking time to understand the business and assessing key processes and systems used to produce the financial statements. It also involves understanding the ins and outs of business drivers, associated risks and their potential effect on financial statement accounts.
An external audit, defined as a company audit which is performed by a party which is not a department or employed by business to be audited, are very commonly performed. The external audit approach has 2 main purposes: The company believes an outside party will be more efficient at the work or because a governmental entity, such as the IRS, is auditing the business.
The audit itself enhances corporate governance and plays an important role in ensuring the reliability and relevance of business information and a graduate role in financial audit will put you at the heart of understanding how businesses operate. An audit may be a legal requirement but it’s an area that is constantly changing. We are proud to use leading edge technology to ensure we’re at the forefront of how audits are delivered to our clients. Work with our prestigious client list and you’ll develop the business skills, knowledge and relationships you need to do well in a career that’s about so much more than numbers. You’ll go beyond the obvious and develop real insights into a client’s markets, technology, people and management, as well as its finances.
We nurture intelligence, courage and energy and embrace diversity. Our people think independently and are confident about sharing their point of view. They draw on the breadth of their experiences and relationships to provide clients with a tailored, risk-focused approach to the audit.