AUDIT & ACCOUNTS SENIOR – SWINDON

Recruiter
Levitate Recruitment
Location
Swindon
Salary
£35,000 - £40,000
Posted
12 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
AUDIT & ACCOUNTS SENIOR – SWINDON



Job ID: KESWIN1323



Location: Swindon



Salary: £35,000 - £40,000



We are keen to speak with newly qualified or soon to be qualified professionals about progressive career opportunities within a mid sized firm of accountants in Swindon. Working within an experienced team, you will be responsible for the delivery of Audit & Accounts work for a wide variety of clients operating in multiple sectors. The firm are currently experiencing significant growth and can offer progressive roles with options to push through to management in the coming years. To be considered, you must have previous experience in a similar role within the UK.



The Role:




    Lead some of our largest and most complex assignments
    Supervise junior staff during the audit and review their work
    Deliver the audit file to the assignment manager in timely manner
    Identify cross-selling opportunities and potential management letter points
    Manage client communication in effective manner
    Monitor your chargeability and your assignment budgets pro-actively
    Coach other staff for improved performance and technical development
    Develop specialist sector knowledge and keep abreast of industry developments
    Mentor audit and accounts trainees and contribute to the office’s training and development programme


Requirements:




    Experience of OMB/SME private company audits: planning, budget preparation, identifying key risks, developing an audit plan, executing the audit on site
    Knowledge of and experience of current auditing standards and approaches: analytical review, documenting systems and controls, sampling techniques
    Experience preparing audit and accounts files using an electronic working paper system such as Caseware
    Significant prior experience of statutory company accounts preparation under UK GAAP, and also charities and LLPs
    Experience of preparing and auditing consolidated accounts and component auditor issues
    Leadership experience –experience supervising teams on-site and reviewing their work
    Experience of preparing budgets and monitoring actual time against budget