Audit & Accounts Senior

Recruiter
Kingsley Hamilton People
Location
Essex
Salary
38000.0000
Posted
14 May 2017
Closes
13 Jun 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Audit & Accounts Senior | Chelmsford | £40,000 - £42,000

The Company:

Our client is a mid-tier accountancy firm, based in Essex.

The Role:

As an Audit & Accounts Senior, you’ll be undertaking audit work and accounts preparation.

The Responsibilities:

  • Performing and planning smaller audits, either alone or leading a small team
  • Obtaining background data for audit planning
  • Preparing and reviewing financial statements
  • Preparing corporation tax computations
  • Drafting management letters and reports
  • Ensuring time budgets are maintained
  • Maintaining client confidentiality and professional relationships
  • Supervising and assisting junior staff
  • Liaising with other departments in order to efficiently and effectively complete jobs
  • Being a team player and actively partaking in technical training sessions

The Candidate:

  • ACA or ACCA qualified or a finalist
  • At least two years’ experience within a multi-partner practice, with at least 60% audit exposure
  • Technically strong with a good knowledge of accounting and auditing standards
  • Strong communication skills
  • Good letter writing skills
  • Ability to build strong relationships with clients
  • An aptitude for teamwork and problem solving
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Looking for long term career enhancement
  • Have a desire to train and undertake new experiences