Accounts/Audit Senior ACA qualified - Preston

Recruiter
Additional Resources Ltd
Location
Preston
Posted
30 Sep 2017
Closes
02 Nov 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Accounts/Audit Senior ACA qualified - Preston

Full time (37.5 hours per week)
£Competitive salary and benefits package

Key Words; ACA, Audit, Corporation Tax, UK GAAP

The Company

An award winning professional services firm with an excellent reputation for training staff in a friendly and welcoming environment

Our ideal candidate will:
Be ACA qualified
Have a sound knowledge and experience of auditing standards and experience of a wide range of audit clients
Have experience of preparation of accounts, including group accounts, under old and new UK GAAP
Have experience of managing audit teams
Possess a good knowledge of basic tax principles, including corporation tax and deferred tax
Have the ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing, and to tailor communication appropriately
Have a strong commercial awareness

The Role

Supporting our Corporate Services team in Preston to deliver a quality service to a portfolio of clients, the key responsibilities of the role will include:
Taking responsibility for planning, field work and completion of statutory audits in a variety of industries, including substantial groups
Preparing individual and group statutory accounts under UK GAAP, including FRS102
Supervising audit teams on site to ensure assignments are completed on time and within budget
Preparation of corporation tax computations
Monitoring of WIP and billing
Preparing draft reports and other documentations for presentation to clients
We are seeking a candidate who is committed to providing outstanding client service, whilst concurrently taking responsibility for their own personal development. The successful candidate will also be able to communicate with clients and colleagues in a professional manner, and be a good team player, to ensure the team as a whole meets its objectives.

Strong IT skills are essential in this role, with candidates ideally being competent in all Microsoft packages as well as accounts production, audit and corporation tax software, Sage Line 50 and preferably some experience of cloud based accounting software.

Key Words; ACA, Audit, Corporation Tax, UK GAAP

Additional Resources Ltd is an Employment Business and an Employment Agency as defined within The Conduct of Employment Agencies & Employment Businesses Regulations 2003
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