Audit & Accounts Junior Job for an aspiring Trainee Accountant looking to join a progressive firm

Public Practice Recruitment
Up to £22k dependent on skills and experience
05 Oct 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Our Stockport based accountancy firm client is looking to recruit an Audit & Accounts Junior with some previous external audit experience. This forward-thinking Accountancy firm ideally require someone who has six or more months’ audit experience gained within a public practice environment. The perfect Audit Junior/Audit semi senior will be keen to pursue a career within a busy audit department. 

The role will include exposure to all aspects of audit work including working with a variety of Limited companies, and Corporate entities.

The Audit & Accounts Junior/semi senior will undertake the following:

• Audits - assisting audit seniors / audit managers with the planning and completion of audit assignments
• Assisting with the preparation of statutory accounts for a variety of clients
• General administration - filing etc. relating to the office and clients

• Working with a wide and varied client portfolio including Charities, Academies, Not for profit organisations and other ad-hoc assignments

The Audit & Accounts Junior should possess:

• Appropriate "A" Level education or Degree - ideally in a numerical discipline 
• A minimum of six months working in a public practice accountancy firm 
• Ideally studying or willing to study ACA or ACA (OR someone studying AAT with a desire to moving over to ACA/ACCA)
• Excellent grasp of Maths and English - with A Level Maths desirable
• Analytical and enquiring mind with strong attention to detail
• Strong communication skills, ability to deal with senior people within various organisations and to quickly assimilate information

In return you will be part of a dynamic organisation with access to interesting and high profile clients, career development opportunities, as well as a fantastic overall remuneration package.

If you feel you fit the above criteria and are interested in a role which will progress your career in practice, please contact Terri Dowling without hesitation for an immediate interview. 

Public Practice Recruitment Ltd are specialists in accountancy practice recruitment with over a decade of experience in recruiting across Audit, Accounts, Tax, Corporate Finance, VAT & Employment Tax.