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Audit & Accounts Senior

Salary icon £45,000 - £55,000 per annum
Location icon London , South East England

Audit & Accounts Senior Job Vacancy

Can you bring an all-rounder skillset to a thriving London accountancy practice?

This Audit & Accounts Senior job in London is a fantastic opportunity to join an established team of accountants and auditors who work with a diverse and growing client portfolio across the UK, offering impressive career progression opportunities and the chance to really make the role your own.

We want to hear from you if you can answer yes to these questions:

  • Would you love a market beating salary and attractive benefits package?
  • Would you benefit from a good work/life balance with flexible working options?
  • Are you career-minded and motivated by professional development?
  • Are you a strong communicator, proactive problem solver, and self-motivated team player?

We're looking for a standout candidate who is technically minded with a strong understanding of ISA (UK) Auditing Standards, UK GAAP and IFRS. With good working knowledge of software, including excel, Sage 50, Xero, Sage One, QuickBooks, IRIS, and Myworkpapers, you'll be able to support clients and colleagues alike.

You'll have a proven track record of supporting a client portfolio with a keen eye for detail and solid commercial awareness. Passionate about working closely with clients, you'll be adept at building and nurturing relationships as their go-to contact for queries.

Able to inspire those round you, you'll mentor junior staff by reviewing work with constructive feedback, knowledge sharing, and identifying training opportunities. You'll also be enthusiastic about your own professional development, undertaking training and learning from the experienced team.

Does this Audit & Accounts Senior job in London sound like the right opportunity for you? Contact us in confidence today to learn more.

Job Purpose

  • Support a varied client portfolio, overseeing the auditing process to completion.
  • Plan workflow and delegate to junior staff, as well as reviewing work and providing constructive feedback.
  • Undertake risk and control assessments.
  • Completion of audits for Partner review and sign off.
  • Preparation of statutory accounts under FRS 102, FRS 102 (1A), FRS 105 and IFRS.
  • Preparation of cashflow statements under accounting standards.
  • Preparation of consolidated group accounts, including liaising with overseas auditors.
  • Support the bookkeeping team with general services, including the preparation of management accounts and the submission of VAT returns.
  • Preparation and review of draft tax computations.
  • Work closely with senior management to ensure a high standard of service is being provided.
  • Build trusted client relationships, being the go-to for support.
  • Champion your own professional development, enthusiastically undertaking training opportunities.

About The Employer

This thriving accountancy practice in London provides trusted accountancy services to a varied and loyal client portfolio, and is recognised for its employee-centric approach.

This proactive firm is looking for a standout Audit & Accounts Senior who can be an integral part of the team, championing service excellence and motivating those around them.

This Audit & Accounts Senior job in London will suit someone who can step into the role and set an example to junior staff whilst working closely with clients to deliver the best possible service.

Benefit from

  • £45,000 to £55,000 per annum.
  • Full time, permanent role
  • Hybrid working - 1 day a week from home
  • Flexible hours can be considered
  • Company pension and generous annual leave
  • Full study support for first time exams
  • Professional development opportunities
  • A clear path to career progression
  • Modern offices and regular team activities
  • A supportive working environment
  • Inclusive company values

The Successful Applicant

  • A strong understanding of ISA (UK) Auditing Standards, UK GAAP and IFRS
  • Proficient in using MS office, Sage 50, Xero, Sage One, QuickBooks, IRIS, and Myworkpapers.
  • Experience supporting a varied client portfolio, working closely with senior team members.
  • Excellent work ethic, self-motivated, and reliable, with an eagerness to progress.
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Good awareness of current affairs.
  • A can-do attitude and a proactive problem solver

About Public Practice Recruitment Ltd

Public Practice Recruitment Ltd recruits high-calibre accounting professionals at all levels for tax, accounts, and auditor jobs on both a permanent and temporary basis for accountancy firms.

Specialising solely in accountancy recruitment, Public Practice Recruitment Ltd regularly has new auditor jobs and accountancy jobs in London and has a superb track record of meeting and exceeding expectations for accountants looking for their next accounting role.

Required skills

  • 1
    Accounting
  • 1
    Audit

Application questions

Do you require sponsorship to work in UK?
Are you currently working for an accountancy firm?

Reference: 50376624

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