Accountant (Audit and Accounts)

Recruiter
CW Recruitment
Location
Waterford
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 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.