Audit and Accounts Junior

Marks Sattin
South West London
£24000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
09 Feb 2017
09 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Are you looking to continue your ACA or ACCA studies, but in a larger Accountancy firm?

A 14 partner firm ranked in the Top 75, based in North London are recruiting for an Audit and Accounts Junior to join their thriving division. They have a well-established practice covering corporate clients across a range of sectors and would give the right candidate the opportunity to be part of a global brand.

This firm looks after its staff and put a lot of effort into ensuring they feel rewarded and providing opportunity for career progression as well as offering a strong salary plus study support to continue your studies

Looking to speak to people with experience of Audit and Accounts, working in any size UK accountancy practice that are part qualified (no more than 3 or 4 ACA or ACCA exams remaining), who are looking to move to an Audit and Accounts role within a Top 75 practice firm in North London.

Audit and Accounts Junior

  • Working in an accounts and audit team, where effectively up to 70% of time will be on year end accounts and 30% on audits; as well as preparing draft tax computations (Our dedicated Tax department deals with the finalisation and submission of tax computations).
    * Combined office-based and client facing role, working within the department in small teams of between four to five people, under supervision.
    * Working on a diverse portfolio of clients including small and medium sized privately owned limited companies, LLP's, partnerships and sole traders.
    * Preparing accounts from a wide variety of client records ranging from basic prime books and records through to computerised accounting packages.
    * Ad hoc specialist assignments as and when they arise.

Job Objectives

  • Production of draft accounts together with a well presented accounts file (paper / paperless), for review.
    * Carrying out audit work both office based and at clients premises under supervision
    * Preparation of management accounts from time to time.
    * Manage general office-based day to day duties, as required.

Qualifications and Experience Required

  • Exam qualified ACA, ACCA or part exam qualified with no more than 3 or 4 exams remaining.
  • Practical experience within a firm of accountants is not essential but is desirable.
    * Ability to multi-task.
    * Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
    * Good English, both written and verbal.
    * Good time management with ability to meet tight deadlines.
    * Flexible attitude, with ability to prioritise workload.