Audit Executive with ACCA OR ACA

Coast Specialist Recruitment
Colchester, Essex
16 Jun 2017
16 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

My client is looking fro an experienced Audit Executive to join there office based in Essex.

Job Objective:

To undertake and supervise audit and accounts assignments as directed and manage client relationships to ensure a satisfactory service is provided.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Responsibility for the delivery of complete audit files including for the audit of limited companies, charities, education clients and other not-for-profit sector clients. Carrying out work under Solicitor's Regulation Authority Rules and other regulatory reporting.

  • Leading audit teams of up to five staff, mostly off site at client premises primarily in the Norfolk/Suffolk/Essex area but very occasionally elsewhere either travelling daily or requiring staying away overnight for up to a week at a time. This will include pure audit assignments together with assignments involving a significant amount of accounts preparation work on Case-ware, MS Word or MS Excel.

  • Assistance in tax compliance work for clients, e.g. preparation of Tax Returns, VAT Returns, etc.

  • Preparation of financial accounts for audit and non-audit clients, occasionally from incomplete records

  • Developing and maintaining strong relationships with clients and their staff throughout the year and particularly during the audit process.

Qualifications/Skills Experience

  • ACCA or ACA qualified or close to qualification with relevant experience

  • Good up to date Technical knowledge and skills in the audit field

  • Experience of paperless audit systems and accounts production software (e.g. Caseware)

  • Competent in use of other computer software programs including MS Word, MS Excel, email

  • Strong organisational and time management skills

  • Able to demonstrate aptitude for problem solving, use of initiative, analytical skills