Job Openings » Audit Graduate Scheme - CA Singapore (June 2021 Intake)

Audit Graduate Scheme - CA Singapore (June 2021 Intake)

by Paul Wan & Co.

Audit And Assurance

Job Description

Who we are looking for

The job will entail monitoring audit assignments and performing all aspects of planning and executing risk based financial and operational audits. The successful candidate can also look forward to other challenges including initial public offerings (IPO) related work, due diligence and special investigation work. Good understanding of compliance and risk management. Carrying out of audit documentations. Organising audit results and highlight points for attention. Analyse internal control system of companies. Coaching and developing team members to achieve technical competence.

You’ll have the opportunity to work across our large and exciting client base of businesses that include large multinational listed and internationally headquartered; entrepreneurial and family owned; early stage and fast growth across technology, life sciences and cleantech; and world leading public, educational and not for profit organisations. With a varied portfolio, you’ll be able to gain experience and insight across these, as well as attend our local client events ranging from formal and technical seminars and dinners through to more relaxed, social networking.

No matter which area of the business you choose to join, all routes offer the same deal. The opportunity to grow as an individual, to meet new people, and build lasting relationships that will stay with you for life. Your hard work will be rewarded with a competitive salary and a personally tailored benefits package.

The Singapore Chartered Accountant Qualification

The Singapore CA Qualification is the national CA qualification, developed by the Singapore Accountancy Commission (SAC), and administered by the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants (ISCA). SAC is a statutory body under the Ministry of Finance. The Singapore CA Qualification is designed to be globally recognised and internationally portable.  Through the Reciprocal Membership Agreements (RMAs) with members of Chartered Accountants Worldwide (CAW), the most prestigious group of professional bodies, the Singapore CA Qualification is mutually recognised with world-renowned chartered accountant qualifications. RMAs have been signed with the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW) and the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland (ICAS) and the Chartered Accountants Ireland (CAI).

The CA Singapore qualification is a work/study qualification scheme. Students are expected to study for their exams alongside their professional work. This ensures that CA students get the most exposure by applying what they have learnt in the classroom at their workplace.

At Paul Wan & Co., we offer the CA Singapore route for our graduate entries. Complete your examinations alongside your work engagements and become qualified as a chartered (Singapore) accountant.

For more information, you can always find more details on this page.

About the role

The role would incorporate;
  • The firm will sponsor all training costs related to your qualification. This includes tuition fees (w revision), exam fees, and all miscellaneous costs.
  • You will be expected to complete 5 professional modules. The modules can be taken in the following order: Professional level (4 modules + capstone). You must pass every exam (or receive credit for prior learning) – there are no other options.
  • Complete a minimum of 24 months of work experience with Paul Wan & Co.
  • To complete a minimum of 24 months after qualification.
  • Provide audit services to a portfolio of diversified clients comprising public listed companies, MNCs and local conglomerates.
  • Perform on-site fieldwork and testing.
  • Perform analytical review of audit work.
  • Organise audit results and highlight points for attention.
  • Analyse internal control system of audited companies identify and recommend best practices for effectual and practical internal controls.
  • You could sit a selection of professional accounting exams and leave with a competitive CV to fast track you into any finance/accouting related position.
You’ll work alongside graduate trainees and experienced professionals on everyday projects. So you’ll get a good insight into working life at PWCO.

What you’ll gain

Upon completion, qualified accountants can expect a broader scope, unparalleled opportunities in the business world.

By experiencing life inside one of Singapore’s top 12 audit firms, you’ll have a fantastic opportunity to build and work on your commercial awareness and interpersonal skills. Nothing can beat on-the-job experience for developing your skills – and you’ll get plenty of it, both within the firm and on-site with clients – but we’ll also steer you in the direction of appropriate training courses to develop you further.

About Paul Wan & Co.
We’re one of Singapore’s leading professional services organisations. We help our clients, some of the most successful organisations on the globe, as well as its most dynamic entrepreneurs and thriving private businesses, to create the value they want. We help to measure, protect and enhance the things that matter most to them.

The skills we look for in future employees
All our people need to demonstrate the skills and behaviours that support us in delivering our business strategy. This is important to the work we do for our business, and our clients. These skills and behaviours make up our leadership framework, ‘The PWCO values’ and are made up of four core attributes; excellence, communication, involvement and being rooted.  

Job Requirement

Candidate must possess at least a Bachelor’s Degree, Professional Degree, Finance/Accountancy/Banking or equivalent.