External Auditor Skills you Need for your CV and Career in Accountancy

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External Auditor Skills List in Accountancy

Below we have compiled a list of the most popular skills for an External Auditor role. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of External Auditor job descriptions they appeared on. For example, 62% of External Auditor job descriptions contained audit as a required skill.

Keywords / Skills

Popularity

audit
62%
acca
39%
accountancy
31%
assurance
31%
auditor
31%
uk gaap
31%
aca
24%
financial accountant
24%
accountant
24%
brighton
16%
chartered
16%
internal audit
16%
corporate
16%
finance
16%
financial
16%
regulation
16%
steyning
16%
sussex
16%
tax
16%
cima
16%
worthing
16%
management accountant
16%
audits
16%
advisory
8%
external audit
8%
business process
8%
aat
8%
economics
8%
internal controls
8%
graduate
8%
sox compliancy
8%
mathematics
8%
reporting
8%
assistant financial accountant
8%
part qualified
8%
accounting
8%
advanced excel
8%
financial reporting
8%
ifrs
8%

While these keywords are a good start, remember that every job is different. Instead of including all these keywords on your CV, identify the keywords most relevant to the job you're applying to and include those. For the best chance of success use our CV keyword scanner tool to help with this.

Including the right keywords in your CV will help you get past Applicant Tracking Systems (ATS) and win more job interviews from employers and recruiters.


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