Qualified Accountant (audit and accounts senior)

Recruiter
CW Recruitment
Location
Chesham Bois
Posted
12 Jan 2018
Closes
13 Feb 2018
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

My client are a top 20 accountancy practice with several national offices. They are currently seeking a qualified accountant with Audit and Accounts experience ideally within a practice.

Key Tasks and Responsibilities

  • Ensure planning of assignments in accordance with agreed procedures, including tailoring of programmes and updating file information and system notes.
  • Supervise and manage work of junior team members, provide technical assistance, undertake post-assignment appraisals and assist Managers/Partners with feedback.
  • Attend to the preparation of client financial statements ensuring compliance with prescribed legislation and standards.
  • Liaise with other departments within the Amersham office and across other locations to ensure the timely exchange of relevant, client information.
  • Contribute to the provision of excellent client service by identifying efficiency-savings and maintaining effective client communication.
  • Recognise opportunities for us to help our clients develop their businesses and maximise their potential.
  • Identify opportunities for us to provide additional services and liaise with Managers/Partners as appropriate.
  • The potential to participate in promotional activities run by the firm.

Person Specification

  • ACA or ACCA qualified.
  • Up to date knowledge and experience of audit & accounting standards.
  • Proven ability of helping to deliver cost-effective, efficient audits.
  • Broad knowledge of business taxation.
  • Good, all-round knowledge of Microsoft Office, audit software and accounting packages.
  • Professional and approachable manner with effective communication skills.
  • Works well under time pressure and is used to meeting deadlines.
  • Organised individual who understands the importance of delivering excellent client service.

Car driver with full, clean license is preferred.