Validation Executive



    Validation Executive

    Milton Keynes

    Hybrid working is available


    Full time – 35 hours


    Join our team

    Do you have great attention to detail, good working knowledge of using Excel and like to investigate? Then this may be the role for you, we are looking for a Validation Executive to join our team in Milton Keynes.

    Role Profile

    To research, validate and select firms for appropriate reviews in accordance with annual departmental and cyclical review targets, and ad-hoc needs, to assist QAD in fulfilling its regulatory monitoring responsibilities.

    To provide support to the wider QAD Head Office team on research and validation matters.

    Responsibilities include:

    1. To research, validate and select firms for relevant reviews in accordance with agreed monthly, annual and cyclical targets and ICAEW processes and procedures, providing progress updates to management as required
    1. To research enquiries from reviewers and internal colleagues and stakeholders relating to validation; resolving issues as they arise and referring appropriate queries to the Validation Supervisor or other colleagues.
    1. To perform firm investigation work (“pot investigation”) as the business requires it, providing progress updates and feeding back results to the appropriate management.
    1. To provide assistance to the Validation Supervisor as required in the preparation of monthly KPIs, at all times ensuring the accuracy of the data collated and presented.

    Candidate Profile

    Requirements include:

    • Confident, inquisitive, accurate, thorough
    • Pays attention to detail, capacity to learn quickly and a willingness to take ownership for deliverables.
    • Strong organisational skills with the ability to prioritise and manage deadlines
    • Computer literate, good knowledge of Microsoft Excel
    • Good understanding of web-based research tools – eg Google searches, Companies House, other regulatory websites

    For the full role profile please click the document attached.

    Why work for us?

    We want you to enjoy your work and flourish in your role.

    Our working environment is friendly and supportive, and we encourage everyone to understand personal differences and treat each other with respect.

    We are a diverse organisation, employing skilled and motivated people from all backgrounds and helping them to reach their full potential, through training and development.

    Sustainability is important to us, and we work hard to reduce our carbon footprint, whether that’s in our buildings through lighting and heating, or encouraging staff to recycle and reduce paper consumption.

    Our employee benefits include:

    • A substantial suite of training and development
    • Flexible working arrangements
    • A generous benefits package which includes gym discounts, pension plan, season ticket travel loans and health and dental plans

    We are a disability confident employer.