Auditing - Duties of Audit Staff

Auditing – Duties of Audit Staff

Supervisors

Supervisors perform the following duties −

  • Keep in touch with the audit staff.
  • Assess and discuss the progress and completion of audit work.
  • Take the Auditor’s advice on important issues.
  • Rotate the duties of the audit staff.

Section Audit Assistants

Section Audit Assistants perform the following duties −

  • Keep in touch with the client and the Auditor.
  • Check the work done by junior staff.
  • Prepare audit program.
  • Ensure smooth audit work.
  • Give advice, instructions and guidance to junior staff.
  • Confirm whether legal requirements are met or not.
  • Assess assets, liabilities and capital structure of company.
  • To verify valuation of assets and liabilities.

Junior Audit Assistants

Junior Audit Assistants perform the following duties −

  • Check schedules and reconciliations of the statements.
  • Check all supporting data, documents and papers.
  • Follow instructions of the seniors.

Audit Clerk

Audit clerk performs the following duties −

  • Checking of posting, casting and carry forwards.
  • Other routine checks.
  • Follow instructions that come from the seniors.