Accounts and Audit Senior - Top 100 Firm

Recruiter
AJ Chambers
Location
Hertford
Salary
35000.0000
Posted
02 Feb 2017
Closes
02 Mar 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

A fast growing, Top 100 accountancy firm are looking for an experienced Accounts and Audit Senior to join their Stevenage office. This presents a great opportunity for you to join a particularly prestigious firm exhibiting a period of impressive growth. With a varied workload on offer, as well as excellent opportunities for internal career progression, this could be a perfect opportunity to take the next step in your career.

The Role

The role will involve carrying out accounts and audit assignments as allocated by the managers, and you will be expected to take assignments from the planning stage to final file completion for manager or partner review.

Responsibilities of the role will include:

  • Planning assignments, including briefing/supervising the team
  • Preparing accounts and audit files in line with existing procedures
  • Ensuring that jobs are completed on time and within budget
  • Maintaining excellent client relationships
  • Providing ad-hoc support for managers/partners
  • Attending stock-takes
  • Preparing Corporation Tax and/or Income Tax computations and liaising with the Tax Department where necessary
  • Delegating work to juniors and semi-seniors, reviewing their work, providing on-the-job training where necessary
  • Keeping up to date with relevant accounting standards and developments

The Candidate

  • ACA / ACCA Qualified
  • Experience with a variety of clients e.g. corporate, charities
  • Strong knowledge of current UK accounting standards
  • IT literate - experience with Iris, Pro-audit and Sage line 50 is desirable
  • Experience supervising a team
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

For further information on this Accounts and Audit Senior role, please apply directly or contact James Knott at AJ Chambers