Audit & Accounts Senior

Recruiter
Redmill Consulting
Location
Dunfermline
Salary
32000.0000
Posted
14 May 2017
Closes
13 Jun 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Redmill consulting’s client is a leading Fife based Practice currently looking for an Audit Senior with some accounts knowledge. This role will give you the opportunity to manage a portfolio of clients with a varied workload of audit, accounts and corporate finance work. The role will allow you to manage a team typically working with OMB’s.

Why Work Here?

  • Strong client base

  • Varied work

  • Excellent location

  • Work-life balance

  • Salary of up to £36,000 plus benefits

Job

This role will give you the opportunity to be involved with the following:

  • Lead relevant audit assignments from planning through to completion

  • Ensuring audit fieldwork and audit file is completed, with any contentious areas or budget issues communicated to the relevant manager/partner at an early stage

  • Undertake file preparation and review work as necessary to ensure the accuracy of completed work and assignments being provided to client

  • Preparation of formal reports as required e.g. share valuations, due diligence reports

  • Attending meetings with clients and their advisers as required

  • Provide support and guidance to team members in both technical and non-technical matters.

  • Manage your portfolio of clients from requesting books stage through to obtaining final signed accounts

  • Ensure that the workflow and audit planner tools are properly maintained

  • In conjunction with the manager, plan and schedule work within in your portfolio

  • Be commercially aware, including identifying potential for cross referring services to clients

  • Liaise with the audit manager regarding any suggestions for improvements in working practices to help streamline processes and improve efficiencies within the audit department

You

You will be skilled and/or qualified in the following areas:

  • Knowledge of carrying out the above tasks

  • Ideally a Qualified Accountant but applications will be considered from Part-Qualified or QBE’s with the relevant skills

  • Audit experience is essential

  • Some accounts preparation experience is strongly preferable

  • Supervising experience would be beneficial

  • Knowledge of CCH and/or Xero would be beneficial

  • MS Excel knowledge is essential

Should this role be of interest please apply by attaching your most up to date CV. Alternatively, for a confidential discussion, please contact Redmill Consulting.