Accounts & Audit Senior

Posted 29 September by Mellis Blue
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Highly respected accountancy firm with their own audit team, seek an Audit & Accounts Senior to join their team.

This an ideal opportunity for a motivated individual to join the team, and progress their career

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Leading on-site audits for SME’s under the supervision of the Audit Manager/Audit Partners
  • Accounts preparation for companies, charities, pension schemes and corporation tax computations for incorporated businesses for review by managers or partners.
  • Responsible for day to day communication with clients, including answering queries
  • Assist the audit manager with the planning, fieldwork and completion of audit assignments
  • Travel to clients across the region
  • Management and delivery of assignments
  • Planning assignments, including budgeting and analytical review
  • Producing work for manger and partner review which requires little input, clearly highlights issues and provides potential solutions to issues identified
  • Delivering information to clients in a timely manner
  • Display an understanding of client’s businesses and their key risks.
  • Display an in-depth industry knowledge and commercial applicability
  • Supervising, training, delegating and reviewing work of junior team members
  • Ability to work within fee budgets and control recoverability
  • Assisting with client cash flows and business plans where necessary.
  • Pay attention to self-development and continuing professional development with a view to progressing in the practice

Education and Work Experience

  • ACA/ACCA qualified with experience in auditing working in a multi partner accountancy practice
  • Proficient at Microsoft office especially Excel
  • Excellent knowledge of accounting packages e.g. IRIS, Xero, Sage, QuickBooks etc


  • Technically strong with good knowledge of accounting, auditing standards and basic tax planning plans
  • Intermediate Excel/Word/Outlook capability
  • Customer Service approach
  • Excellent interpersonal and supervisory skills
  • Excellent attention to detail with high levels of accuracy
  • Flexible and adaptable attitude
  • Work independently and as part of a team
  • Hands on approach
  • Diligent and work in a methodical manner
  • Demonstrate good communication skills

Required skills

  • Accountancy Firm
  • Auditing
  • Auditing Standards
  • Tax Planning
  • Xero

Reference: 39759696

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