Audit & Accounts Senior

Opilio Recruitment Limited
£28,000 - £35,000
18 Mar 2017
17 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
We have a vacancy for an Audit & Accounts Senior based in either the Solihull or Coventry office. As the Audit & Accounts Senior, you will report directly in the Audit & Accounts Senior Manager and will be responsible for the junior staff within the team. You the Audit & Accounts Senior will oversee the completion of audit and account jobs ensuring junior staff are assisted, supported and monitored. The Audit & Accounts Senior role will involve dealing with the following work:- * plan the production of accounts ensuring junior staff are utilised efficiently * oversee the completion of the audit and accounts jobs ensuring junior staff are assisted and supported. * review completed jobs as requested by the manager and review the work completed by team members * liaise with Directors on completed jobs as requested by a manager * maintain effective communication with all interested parties on each job * continually monitor the progress of work by junior staff and adapt the original plan to best support the junior staff. Additional responsibilities: * take responsibility for answering questions and queries on behalf of managers when they are unavailable * attend marketing/networking events and business developments activities as requested by the Directors. * ensure all junior staff in the team receive the correct level of on-the-job training for them to carry out the tasks being asked of them * any other reasonable tasks as requested by a manager or Director. The successful Audit & Accounts Senior will have the following skills and qualities:- * qualified accountant by official qualification or experience * self-motivated, efficient and hard working * pay attention to detail * able to keep up-to-date with audit and accounting legislation and attend courses * have knowledge of accounting and audit rules * ideally, though not essentially, have experience using IRIS * meticulous in maintaining records * have good communication skills * able to interact positively with staff at all levels * confidential * punctual * able to take responsibility * able to deal with deadlines * articulate