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

Recruiter
Public Practice Recruitment
Location
Stockport
Salary
Up to £22k dependent on skills and experience
Posted
05 Oct 2017
Closes
03 Nov 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
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.