Accounts & Audit Senior

Posted 9 April by Clark Wood Easy Apply

Clark Wood is a specialist Recruitment Consultancy operating throughout the United Kingdom within the Public Practice Accountancy & Tax sectors. Our core client base consists of Accountancy Practices ranging from Big 4, Top 10 & Mid-Tier firms through to independent regional firms and sole traders.

Accounts & Audit Senior
Circa £34,000 - £40,000

Public Practice recruitment specialists Clark Wood are working with a leading regional firm of Chartered Accountants in Edinburgh who, due to continued success across the business, are now seeking to recruit an Accounts & Audit Senior to join their team.

The successful candidate will be responsible for leading audit assignments from planning through to completion including supervising audit teams whilst on site at clients' premises. Aside from the audit work you will also be responsible for preparing and reviewing Year-End Accounts as well as Corporate Tax returns.

The workload in the position will be weighted towards audit with this aspect of the role accounting for approximately 70% of your time.

The ideal candidate will be ACA / ACCA Qualified (or at the final stages of their studies) and will have strong practice experience including having had very good exposure leading audit assignments on a variety of clients.

The successful candidate will gain exposure to an interesting and varied portfolio of clients & the role offers outstanding career prospects within an already established and progressive firm.

Duties & Responsibilities:

To audit a broad range of companies in varying industries from small owner managed companies to large groups
Completion of audit assignments from planning through to completion
Strong financial reporting knowledge and ability to prepare consolidated statutory accounts
Supervision and mentoring of trainees
Corporation tax compliance work and ad-hoc tax planning advice
Cash flow forecasting


ACA / ACCA Qualified or Finalist
Experience of leading audit assignments

For further information on this role please contact Curtis Reid at Clark Wood

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Reference: 34860640

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