Audit-Accounts Senior

Job Description

As an accounts/audit senior you will be responsible for assisting the managers and partners in managing a portfolio of clients including companies, partnership and sole practitioners.

The role will be predominately audit work (approx. 60%) although there will also be management accounts and basic tax compliance work.

You will be:

    • Planning and carrying out and completing statutory audits of corporate clients, both on-site and back in the office.
    • Drafting of corporate and personal tax computations.
    • Supervising and supporting the work of more junior staff
    • Keeping managers and partners up to date with progress on all work.
    • Assist corporate finance team with specialist assignments such as acquisition advice, business disposals, raising finance, business plans, preparing projections, sector research and analysis


Desired Skills and Experience

    • Newly or recently qualified ACA / ACCA
    • Experience of systems controls testing as well as substantive and analytical review auditing techniques, including consolidations, group audits, statutory accounts and disclosures and use of paperless electronic audit files
    • Understanding the bigger picture as well as auditing individual balances
    • Good working knowledge of UK accounting standards
    • Well-developed supervisory skills e.g. coaching and motivation of audit assistants
    • Good project management techniques including decision making ability, analytical skills, time management, organisation, evaluative and administrative skills
    • Proven verbal and written communication skills
    • Ability to thrive in a pressurised environment
    • Have a sound track record in meeting deadlines and demonstrate effectiveness within a team environment


To apply please email your CV and covering letter to Jane Dennis (